Electrolysis Tip

Clean skin releases unwanted hair more easily. Remove your makeup before your appointment, Remove makeup prior to your electrolysis appointment.so the hair follicles are clean and accessible.

Did you know?

The hair you see is not all the hair you have. Hair grows in cycles. That's why it takes more than one appointment to permanently clear an area.

Electrolysis Tip

Ask your electrologist for aftercare advice. We can recommend the product that is right for your skin and treatment program.

Did you Know?

Electrology is the only hair removal method recognized as permanent by the FDA.

Electrolysis Tip

It's okay to shave between treatments, but never, ever tweeze!

Never tweeze between treatments.

Electrolysis Tip

For a more comfortable treatment, avoid caffeine for a few hours before your appointment.

Electrolysis Tip

Talk to your electrologist about any questions or concerns. We want your experience to be as comfortable and effective as possible.

Electrolysis Tip

HydrateHydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
Drinking plenty of water helps unwanted hair slide right out.

Did you know?

If your electrologist can't see the hairs, they can't zap the hairs. Plucking, waxing, threading, or tweezing before your hair removal appointment reduces the number of hairs your electrologist can remove.

Did you know?

Gently exfoliating your skin before your treatment opens up the follicles and lets the unwanted hair slide out more easily.

Electrolysis Solutions

For Athletes
For Breasts & Sensitive Areas
For Coarse, Wavy Hair
For Darker Skin
For Hormonal Changes/PCOS
For Men
For Teenagers
For Transgender People

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Irina Cardos, LE, CPE, CE - Electrologist

Precision Hair Removal and Skin Care
Irina Cardos, LE, CPE, CE


Chicago, IL Office

1834 West Foster Ave
Chicago, IL 60640

Wilmette, IL Office

3612 Lake Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091

Professional Memberships

American Electrology Association
Electrology Association of Illinois
Laura's Playground

Professional Credentials
& Accomplishments

Certified Professional Electrologist
IL State Licensed Electrologist
Certified Clinical Esthetician
Graduate of Accurate Academy of Electrology
Graduate of Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute

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For over 130 years, electrolysis has been and remains the only 100% permanent hair removal method recognized by government regulatory agencies, for all hair colors.

At Precision Hair Removal and Skin Care we specialize in women with PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), male beard removal, permanent hair removal for the transgender community, and the hirsute female.

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Apilus offers advanced technology with proven effectiveness in its field. Already in use in thousands of Apilus Centers throughout the world, including Precision Hair Removal and Skin Care, Apilus offers advanced technology with proven effectiveness. These systems have demonstrated time and time again that Apilus delivers more effective and more comfortable treatments, as well as much more rapid and 100% permanent results than any other technique.

Because of its powerful circuits and combination of radiofrequency action and galvanic currents, the Apilus Platinum offers professional electrologists pinpoint precision capabilities and optimal settings that deliver the results you seek. You can finally say goodbye to unwanted hair, in any and all areas of face and body.

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What is


The term electrolysis is used to describe all methods of permanent hair removal. The electrolysis modality was the first method used to remove hair permanently back in 1875. The term electrolysis branded the process of permanent hair removal.

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Find out everything you want to know about electrolysis, the only method recognized as permanent hair removal by the FDA.

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Hair Removal Solution

Electrolysis offers FDA approved permanence for all skin and hair types

Whatever your hair removal needs may be, electrolysis has a solution.
Get answers about how electrolysis can address unwanted hair issues just like yours.

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