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veet hair removal cream side effects

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hair removal: Possible side effects include a chemical burn, skin irritation and contact dermatitis or an allergic reaction.

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Not recommended: Topical numbing creams are prescription only. The reason for this is that the numbing agents can be absorbed into the blood stream and cause toxicity ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Abuzeni
26 years experience Plastic Surgery
Bad: In order for a numbing cream to be effective, it must be able to get absorbed through your skin. And when it does, it will also end up in your blood s ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Wooming
34 years experience Dermatology
2 much can b bad: A little topical anesthetic on the face or upper lip may be just fine. But to cover the arms & legs & back (large surface areas) in one treatment ses ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Mele
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes, can be bad.: Topical numbing creams are prescription only. The reason for this is that the numbing agents can be absorbed into the blood stream and cause toxicity ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Veet hair removal: It should be okay , but it may be irritating.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Healthtap Doctors: are asked not to endorse use of specific brands or product lines.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Side effects.: Stop using it.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Using: See dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. Steroid cream may prevent this by using after hair removal.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: There is no reason that this should interfere with attempts at conception as this is not being applied to the inside of the vagina, but rather to the ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Burnt Skin: Hi. I am not sure why you would put this cream on your facial skin. It is not designed for that. But perhaps you will know that now. I would hope yo ... Read More
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