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A 18-year-old female asked:

Excessive hair (thick and dark black hair)growth all over the body especially under arms,hands and face. what should i do?laser treatment didn't work.

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Not great tx: Temporary methods can be depilatory such as shaving, cutting or chemical depilators or epilatory such as plucking, waxing or tweezing. Patient continued to use these temporary methods. Permanent methods of hair removal include electrolysis, thermolysis or laser treatment. The longer wavelength Nd: YAG laser is considered safest i http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24177632 but none are great.sry.
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