The initial consultation is very important. It should be used to gain the necessary information for successful treatments and give the client information about and confidence in the electrolysis treatment. You should aim to put the client at ease by answering any questions and explaining aspects of the treatment. The consultation usually also includes a short introductory treatment. Existing clients who are continuing their treatments must always be consulted about changes in their health and possible contra-indications as well as their responses to previous treatments.
Clients should be encouraged to ask questions, including the method of treating the hair growth in between visits. The beauty therapist must be realistic and advise the client to expect regrowth and not expect instant solutions. Advise the client of the aftercare necessary to avoid skin damage and the importance of regular attendances. Following is a suggested guide for client consultation: