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A fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine, Dr. Susan E. Neil harnesses her medical training and powerful lasers to deforest epidermises. The IPL hair-removal system emits light in a wider range of wavelengths than most lasers, giving Dr. Neil the leeway to customize treatments based on skin type. Defuzz upper lips, chins, or underarms ($450) or ready bikini lines for beach parties or Nobel Prize– acceptance speeches ($650). Depending on the amount of hair and the strength of force fields around the patient, the treatment can vary in length.