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Best way to cure ingrown hair?

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Dr. Jianjun Wu
Pediatrics 38 years experience
Ingrown hair: .1 warm compress 2. light lotion- 3, do not shave, leave hair 1/4 inch long all the time, use a clipper to trim it, never use a shaver electric or a razor

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A 34-year-old member asked:

Best way to remove my ingrown hair?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you.
A 25-year-old female asked:

What is the best way to remove an ingrown hair at home? Any tips?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Telephone: For best results, least amount of pain, smallest risk of permanent scarring, call a Dermatologist. Anything else is not cost effective.
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A 17-year-old female asked:

What is the best way to grow my hair out?

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Dr. David Krulak
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Time: Hair grows at the rate of approximately 6 inches a year. Some diseases negatively impact that rate, but there is little that can be done clinically to increase how fast hair grows. Diet, vitamins, and fish oils are postulated to increase growth, but there are limited clinical trials to demonstrate this.

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