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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.

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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 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Vaniver
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Shaving bumps: Laser hair removal will be helpful by destroying the hair follicles that cause the bumpsand reducing hair growth.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Lio
Dr. Peter Lio answered
19 years experience Dermatology
Possibly: Mrsa (methicillin-resistant staph aureus bacteria) infection of the skin can occur after irritation such as shaving. Usually it presents as a boil, b ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
It : It would be incredibly rare to get an std from a razor, and is in fact almost impossible, unless there was blood on it and you had an open bloody spot ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Razor Bumps: The best way to treat razor bumps is to stop shaving. If you cannot stop shaving, use a clean needle to release the embedded hair shaft. This usually ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Not the best: Popping bumps is not the best practice. It is better to let them open up and clear on their own. Squeezing a bump with pus in it always poses the risk ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
Slaves?: As a homeopath, I have never heard of homeopathic slaves (people forced to produce homeopathic medicines?) but am guessing you mean salves. Calendula ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Pubic hair razor: bumps can look like a pimple, a pink bump or even like a boil.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Stop razor shaving: Stop razor with blade shaving and use a depilatory.(hair removal cream0 or electric razor that cuts the hair above the skin line. Wash the area with h ... Read More
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