Can I skip shaving after laser treatment?
24 January, 2023
I got a laser treatment on my legs a week ago.
This Monday I have to go to the Mikveh and the technician told me not to shave for at least two weeks.
Since I started the laser treatment I’ve been shaving less often. About once every two weeks, or even less.
Therefore I was wondering if I need to shave or can I leave my legs untouched?
Thank you for reaching out to us.
Natural hair is not a chatzitzah, unless a woman particularly minds its presence. In your case, where it seems like you wouldn’t usually shave at this point anyhow, there is no reason for concern. You do not need to shave prior to immersion.
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