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how to prevent ingrown hairs on your nipples?

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Dr. Joshua Batt
8 years experience Emergency Medicine
Ingrown hairs: Ingrown hairs are hairs that do not release their secretions or follicle through the skin properly and become infected. You may consider regular cleaning of this area up to twice a day if needed. Allowing the hair to grow out may also help avoid possible infection at the site.
Answered on Nov 16, 2013

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