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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sometimes: If you have ingrown hairs try not to wax, shave or pluck hairs until healed. This can often heal without treatment. Your physician can prescribe medi ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You would have to let the dermatologist see what it looks like.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Bactroban (mupirocin)..: Use bactroban (mupirocin) ointment...local
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Ingrown hairs: If you have ingrown hairs try not to wax, shave or pluck hairs until healed. This can often heal without treatment. Your physician can prescribe medi ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Careaga
17 years experience Plastic Surgery
A doctor can: A doctor makes a little nick in the skin and removes the offending hair.
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 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Ingrown Hair: If an ingrown hair is bothering you or has become infected, your doctor can make a small cut in your skin with a sterile needle or scalpel to release ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: See dermatologist for evaluation and treatment.
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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