Frequently Asked Questions

no!no! Hair

General Questions

Does it hurt?
No! no!no! Hair is completely painless.
Does no!no!Hair replace shaving?
Absolutely, YES!
Where can I use the no!no!Hair?
You can use the no!no! Hair everywhere except breasts and genitals. However if you have the narrow Thermicon tips for small, sensitive areas, you may also treat facial hair.
Does no!no!Hair remove hair from large areas like chest and back?
Yes. The wide Thermicon tips treats larger areas like your arms, legs, back and chest.
Does no!no!Hair work on all skin complexions?
YES! no!no! Hair does not use light; therefore it works safely on all skin complexions.
Does it work on all hair colors? Gray, white or blond?
YES! no!no! Hair does not use light; therefore it works for all hair colors.
When should I start to notice results?
Hair does not grow in the same place at the same time, no!no! Hair takes time and patience and will be different for each person.
Can I shave and use no!no!Hair at the same time?
You can shave and use no!no! Hair at the same time, but this will affect results and how quickly you can achieve hair reduction. If you continue to shave, wait for 1mm of hair regrowth before using no!no! Hair. It is best to shave after a no!no! treatment. Do not shave before using your no!no! Hair.
can no!no!Hair be used on long hair?
Yes, but it may take more time to treat the hair. We recommend that you trim long hair to stubble length, to easily treat and remove unwanted hair.
Does no!no!Hair work on coarse or thick hair?
no!no! Hair works just as well on thick, coarse hair as it does on thin. However, because of the nature of coarse hair, results may take a bit longer to become noticeable.
What studies are available on Thermicon technology?
Below are a list of studies conducted using no!no! Hair Efficacy Evaluation of Hair Removal Using the no!no! Thermicon Technology - Sustained Use An Independent Efficacy Evaluation Consumer Products Testing Company Inc., May 2014 Clinical Evaluation of Handheld Self-Treatment Device for Hair Removal James M. Spencer, MD. From the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology: August 2007 Thermicon Clinical Evaluation: no!no! Hair Removal System Rodolfo Klein, MD Santiago, Chile: June 2006 no!no! Thermicon: A Novel, Home-based Hair Removal Device Radiancy Clinical Department: May 2006
What's the difference between no!no!Hair and professional salon or spa treatments?i.e.:wax, electrolysis or laser?
  • no!no! Hair is pain free
  • no!no! Hair costs less
  • no!no! Hair does not use light as laser and IPL treatments do. Therefore, it is safe and effective for all complexions and hair colors.
  • Unlike electrolysis, no!no! treats more than one hair at a time.
  • No cooling gels
  • Safe for all skin types
  • Effective on all hair colors
What is unique about the no!no!Hair?
The no!no! Hair has several unique features when compared to our other models. Adjustable treatment levels for a personalized, comfortable treatment. Status screen that lets you know what treatment level you are using. Thermicon tip status so you know exactly when to replace the Thermicon Tip. Battery level status indicator. Compatible with narrow Thermicon tips for small, sensitive areas. These tips are designed for the safe and effective treatment of facial hair, knees, elbows, the bikini line and other curved and sensitive areas. Rechargeable battery for cord-free operation Slimmer size for a more comfortable grip.
Will hair grow back?
Yes. However it will grow back thinner and finer with continued use. If you stop your using no!no! Hair, hair may eventually return to its previous pattern.
How long do result last?
Everyone's hair growth pattern is different. If you continue to use your no!no! Hair you should see weeks of long lasting results. We recommend in the beginning few months to use no!no! Hair at least 2-3 times per week; afterwards you will only need to maintain the results.
Is the no!no!treatment likely to lead to a permanent hair removal?
Electrolysis is the closest thing to permanent hair removal. The no!no! Hair is long lasting when you continue to maintain your results.
Is it safe to use no!no!Hair while pregnant?
We recommend you consult your doctor before using no!no! Hair during pregnancy.
Will no!no!Hair harm or affect my tattoos in any way?
no!no! does not use light and should not affect tattoos.
Are there any side effects like bumps, pimples and redness?
Studies show no lasting side effects associated with the proper use of no!no! Hair like bumps and pimples (See the sections on the Slow Glide and Buffing). However, Thermicon technology uses heat, and in some cases, sensitive skin may experience temporary redness which fades within hours.
Can men use no!no!Hair?
Of course! no!no! Hair can be used by both men and women.
Can I use it for hormonal hair growth?
no!no! Hair will remove the hair but you may not get the same long-lasting results as you would over time with continued use on regular hair. In cases of hormonal hair growth, please consult your physician.
How long is the warranty and what does it cover?
Your no!no! warranty lasts for one year on parts and service only.
Is there a guarantee?
We have a 30-Day Guarantee! This means that if you are not happy after trying it for 30 days, you can return it!

Everyday Use Questions

How do I do a no!no!treatment?
Glide the no!no! Hair at a steady pace across your skin in a smooth steady motion without stopping. Glide it towards your body and/or against hair growth. The blue light should remain steady. This lets you know you are gliding at the proper pace for the best results. Do not go backwards while using the no!no! Hair. Only glide in one direction. When you finish each section, use the buffer to exfoliate your skin and remove treated hair to leave your skin feeling soft and smooth. Buff in a firm circular motion the areas that you have just treated.
What preparation is necessary before I use no!no!Hair?
Just make sure your skin is completely clean and dry before you begin treatment. Do not use a cream or lotion before treating with your no!no! Hair.
When should I charge my no!no!Hair?
Charge your no!no! Hair completely (4-6 hours or overnight) before your initial treatment. Check your status screen. Recharging is necessary when the empty battery icon is visible and/or the red signal light flickers.
Can I use no!no!Hair while it is charging?
After the initial charge, you may use no!no! Hair while it is plugged in.
Why do i need to Buff?
Buffing is an essential part of the no!no! treatment. It exfoliates the skin and removes crystallized, treated hair for a smooth finish. Without proper buffing, skin may feel rough and stubbly.
Can i use it everyday?
We do not recommend using no!no! Hair every day. Hair regrowth will not be sufficient for a successful treatment (1mm minimum length). You will only use up your Thermicon tips and have to replace them more often. We recommend you wait for at least stubble length hair to show before doing a no!no! treatment.
Why does it smell?
We do not recommend using no!no! Hair every day. Hair regrowth will not be sufficient for a successful treatment (1mm minimum length). You will only use up your Thermicon tips and have to replace them more often. We recommend you wait for at least stubble length hair to show before doing a no!no! treatment.
What can i do about the smell?
Although the smell of a no!no! treatment is not pleasant, it is a sign that it is working properly! Try aromatic candles or potpourri to help cover the smell.
Why can't I use no!no!Hair with the narrow Thermicon tips on the genitals or breasts?
These areas of the body are either curvy and/or have delicate skin, making it difficult to use no!no! Hair100% safely. We do not recommend using no!no! Hair in these areas because we consider your safety to be a first priority.
How long should hair be for a no!no!treatment?
For best results, hair should be between 1-3mm long (stubble length).
How do I know which Thermicon Tip should I use?
Use the standard Thermicon Tips that come with your no!no! for large, flat areas like the legs, arms, back and chest. Use the wide Thermicon tips that come with your no!no! Hair for large, flat areas like the legs, arms, back and chest. Use the narrow Thermicon tips for small, sensitive areas (compatible only with the no!no! Hair, no!no! PRO, and no!no! MICRO devices) for treating curved and sensitive areas, like the face, underarms, knees, and bikini line.
How do i know which Treatment Level should I use?
Always start with the lowest treatment level, treat a small section and wait a few minutes to see how your skin will react. Adjust the treatment level until it is comfortable for you.
How do i treat curved areas like the elbows, knees and underarms?
When you glide over those areas, follow the natural curve of the body. You might need to hold the area tight to make sure the Thermicon wire is in contact with your hair.
Not all of my hair is treated after one pass, what should I do?
You may need to go over certain areas a few times to catch every hair. But don't overdo it. After 3-4 passes, take a break and work somewhere else. After your skin has had a few minutes to rest, return to that area to finish the job.
Why don't I see less hair after using it for a week or two?
Hair does not all grow in the same place at the same time and everyone is different. no!no! Hair takes time and patience.
What is the best way to treat facial hair?
Hold the area tight to make sure no!no! Hair is in contact with your skin. Press lightly against the skin. Avoid excess pressure. Glide the no!no! Hair in one smooth motion following the natural curve of your face, making sure to keep the blue light steady. If it flickers, adjust your speed.
How should i buff my face?
Use the small, enclosed buffer. Make sure to use a clean, fresh buffer. Buff lightly against the skin. Avoid excess pressure.
I would prefer not to use the buffer on my face, what can i use instead?
If you choose not to use the buffer, use an exfoliating cream to remove crystallized hair.
Is it okay to use lotion directly after a no!no!treatment, or should I wait?
It is highly recommended to use an alcohol-free, moisturizing lotion directly after treatment. We recommend using a cream such as no!no! Smooth After Treatment.
What do i do if the red light turns on during treatment?
The red light will turn on if you are not gliding properly or if you need to replace your tip. Turn the unit off and then back on, or replace your tip. Now, begin treatment again, making sure you glide in one smooth, non-stop motion.
What do I do if no!no!Hair does not start when I glide it on my skin?
Reset the unit by turning it OFF and then ON. You may need to hold the button down for a few seconds. Now, begin treatment again, making sure that when you glide, the Blue Light is continuously ON and does not flicker. If it is turned on properly and still does not start, check the Thermicon tip status from the Status Screen. You may need to replace the Thermicon tip.
Can I use no!no! if I have a pacemaker?
Yes, no!no! Hair does not generate any electric current to the body, nor does it create any other Electro Magnetic Interference (EMI). no!no! Hair has gone through rigorous testing in order to make sure it does not interfere with the operation of other devices, including pacemakers.