773,278 women and 128,292 men in 2013 made the decision to forgo the traditional hair removal methods and pursue something more permanent—Laser Hair Removal. If you are like any one of these hundreds of thousands of people then you understand the ubiquitous love hate relationship that comes with every shave, wax, or pluck. No one truly enjoys these morning hair removal ritual but they stick with them because of their end result—soft, smooth, and hairless skin. While shaving, waxing and plucking are the most popular hair removal methods, the biggest difference with laser hair removal is that its process provides a permanence that the aforementioned cannot deliver. At some point.