A 17-year-old female asked:
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currently have several ingrown hairs on my pubic area. i have tried to get rid of them on my own but they're still there. had them since 14..now 17.

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
You may need topical: hydroxy acids or prescription topical antibiotics, see dermatologist for treatment of ingrown hairs and possible laser hair removal to prevent recurrence
Answered on Nov 21, 2014
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