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best way to treat an ingrown hair

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Dr. Jianjun Wu
36 years experience Pediatrics
Ingrown hair: .1 warm compress 2. light lotion- 3, do not shave, leave hair 1/4 inch long all the time, use a clipper to trim it, never use a shaver electric or ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Telephone: For best results, least amount of pain, smallest risk of permanent scarring, call a Dermatologist. Anything else is not cost effective.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernie Ordonez
56 years experience Bariatrics
Pull it: That's the simplest way.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Csaba Magassy
58 years experience Plastic Surgery
Let the area heal: Leave it alone and let it heal...Laser or surgical excision may be the only way to absolutely remove the offending hair shaft.....
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
Ingrown hairs: Wikipedia has a very nice illustrated set of treatment steps at: http://www.Wikihow.Com/remove-an-ingrown-hair . Usually ingrown hairs are not difficu ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Extract and cleanse: Wash face often with good cleser. Be sure to use a good wash cloth for this process. Use good light and mirror. Good pair of tweezers extract the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tobin
37 years experience Podiatry
Remove the hair: Clean area, lance bump, with tweezer-remove the hair. Apply betadine or triple antibiotic cream, until healed.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Antibiotic: Sometimes the infection resolves if drainage is complete. To be sure, physician needs to examine it. Antibiotics may be needed.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
Shaving issues...: Shaving might cause problems in some people which include ingrown hairs, inflammation, infections. My recommendation is to probably use alternative wa ... Read More
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