Some regulatory bodies have stated that all therapists wishing to carry out laser or IPL treatments for hair removal and skin rejuvenation must have Level 4 qualification by 2016. This will probably be a mandatory requirement by 2016.

Furthermore with possible changes to Insurance, it is recommended by some regulatory bodies’ that therapists wishing to perform IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) / Laser therapies should achieve a Level 4 qualification by 2016.