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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ross Blagg
15 years experience Plastic Surgery
It depends: For razor bumps, use an after-shave lotion, let it dry and place a small amount of baby powder over it. For "sunspots", wear sunscreen to prevent wor ... Read More

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
29 years experience Pediatrics
Please see physician: Bad razor burns and bumps may be due to infected skin. Please see a physician for proper treatment and to avoid scarring
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Razor burn/ bumps: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > seve ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Are they infected?: If not infected and just ingrown hairs - may not have an effect.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Are they infected?: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Irritation: Try Vitamin E cream twice a day after your shower
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Turner
19 years experience Dermatology
Folliculitis.: Razor bumps, or folliculitis, can be treated by a physician. Typical remedies include topical antibiotics or steroids to decrease the inflammation sur ... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Yang
8 years experience General Practice
Yes: Razor bumps will usually go away when you stop shaving. There are a few things you can do to prevent them in the future. Shave in the shower so the he ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Carzoli
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sharp razor: Most men shave everyday and don't get razor burns/bumps because they use a sharp razor with shaving cream. Women tend to use some soap/cold cream and ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Razor bumps: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Razor bumps: Use a very warm and moist cloth for a few minutes on the area before you shave. Or, you can try a different way or removing the hair, like waxing.

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