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how to get rid of facial hair caused by minoxidil

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Facial hair: your best bet is to see a dermatologist who does laser facial treatments.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
RID OF FACIAL HAIR: NO WAY TO GET RID OF FACIAL HAIRS EXCEPT BY SHAVING.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
55 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hereditary/ Hormonal: Two Major reasons - 1. Hereditary 2. Hormone based Laser hair removal will be one of the best ways to reduce the hair (Make sure there is no Hormone ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Sliker
23 years experience Family Medicine
Facial hair: Excessive facial hair from pcos can be lessened by controlling your hormones with oral contraceptives. Prescription topical cream vaniqa will treat fa ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Laser: you can have a consult for Laser hair removal.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
I would: Start with retin a (tretinoin) or retinols if not successful, try fraxel or laser resurfacing.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Wrong question: If you get a rash from this med it will show a wide distribution. The correct question is what sort of rash is on your face, and why? This can obtain ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Topical cortisone: An otc Hydrocortisone cream may help.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
25 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Masturbation does not cause pimples. Acne can be treated with antibiotics, retinoid creams, benzoyl peroxide, chemical peels, laser and light treatmen ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
28 years experience Dermatology
Spots: Hydrocortisone 1% otc and fragrance free moisturizer applied twice daily for a few days will calm irritated red skin from waxing.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
It is not: I am not aware of any studies demonstrating effectiveness of turmeric as a depilatory.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moji Ariyo
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Keep oily hair: away from forehead. Wash hair daily to prevent dandruff. Try anti-dandruff shampoos that contains zinc pyrithione, which can reduce the scalp fungus a ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anil Shah
Dr. Anil Shah answered
20 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Combination therapy: Acne scarring is a complex and difficult issue to treat. Most acne scarring requires repeated treatments to improve acne scars. Beware that acne mus ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Specializes in Family Medicine
Rash: Hair removal cream probably caused a contact dermatitis which is an irritation to your skin. The best cure is steroid cream. You can get otc steroid c ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Facial hair: Aloe Vera doesn't help. Some options: Plucking. Shaving. While shaving may be less commonly used on the face than the aforementioned options, it's th ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Many options: Consider electrolysis, shaving, lazer hair removal, waxing, etc.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denis Winder
57 years experience Plastic Surgery
Information: Stop waxing and the marks should disappear.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Clarify: Please be more specific about the nature of the skin problems.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fawn Winkelman
10 years experience Family Medicine
No: There is no such thing as permanent hair removal. However, with laser hair removal, you will probably have a significant reduction in the amount of h ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aimee Barton
22 years experience Pediatrics
Laser: Have you considered laser removal? You should consult with a dermatologist before having any procedure done.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Trim: A good trim should remove the damaged hair. Beyond that, consultation with a cosmetologist/hair care expert for ongoing care and prevention would be ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Joseph Jeu
43 years experience Family Medicine
Shampoo : A good dandruff shampoo, like selsun blue, and using a fine brush to brush your hair afterward works pretty well.
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