Removing hair has been followed by several methods including waxing and tweezing more commonly by salon services. Given the limited amount of time and strict schedule, one has to decide between going to salon or doing it yourself works fine? Laser hair removal technique uses monochromatic coherent light source , whereas, IPL incorporates in itself broadband pulse light source. Laser and IPL works on the same principle, however, IPL naturally spread out and its coverage is greater than laser which makes it quicker than laser to treat. Since the spread is wider in IPL, it covers larger areas of skin to target rough hairs and effective for dark hair including light or medium skin.