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Lump in armpit after laser hair removal

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
Dermatology 27 years experience
Immediately: If the treatment had no side effects such as burning of the skin, you can apply deodorant pretty much right after your treatment. However, sometimes t... Read More
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Deoderant: You can use deoderant after 7-10 days.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hess
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal will more likely cause pain that itching. Pain is generally present with application of laser, however, it will quickly resolve. ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Handler
Plastic Surgery 33 years experience
Yes: As with any laser treatment there will always be a slight risk of burns but these are frequently treated areas.
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Yes by experienced : Laser hair removal is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed and therefore you may have heard of some complications such as burns. Howev... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Subramaniam Arumugam
Plastic Surgery 57 years experience
Laser Hair Removal: In my opinion it will be laser hair removal.
A member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 65 years experience
No: First things first. If there is a palpable node in axilla that does not represent hidradenitis then origin of node if first needed. One can have a m... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Isabel Zhu
Dermatology 21 years experience
Unlikely: Since hair follicles and moles grow together, likely the laser treatment irritated the hair follicles in the moles. Watch for one month , if still puf... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Tholen
Plastic Surgery 42 years experience
If you look at the : Laser beam. That's why you wear protective suntan goggles or wavelength-specific glasses with side and top shields. You can't have laser hai... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
Plastic Surgery 33 years experience
Lasers and moles: The laser used for laser hair removal shines in the skin and the hair equally. Pigmented skin, like in a mole, will tend to absorb more laser energy t... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Do Not need to avoid: I do not usually recommend stopping herbal or dietary supplements routinely for laser hair removal. I think if your doctor recommend you stop prior t... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Ridgway
22 years experience
Yes, just be gentle.: Avoid very hot water and use a gentle wash cloth not any exfoliant or scrub for a few days.