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A 17-year-old female asked about a 17-year-old female:

I have been having trouble with razor bumps and ingrown hair , i have them all over my thighs and leg what can i do to get rid of then?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz
20 years experience
Options: Only shave after taking a bath or shower so that your skin is hydrated. Liberally apply a high quality shaving gel, and only shave in the direction of hair growth (not against). Use a high quality multi blade razor, and replace it frequently. If this does not eliminate the problem see your dermatologist for additional prescription options.
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
you could also consider laser hair removal since this would probably solve the problem. Unfortunately multiple treatments are necessary and the procedure does not always work
Nov 16, 2013

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