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Is it a good idea to use hair removal creams such as veet or revitol, on areaswith keratosis pilaris?

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Dr. David Sire
Dermatology 54 years experience
No: Any cream strong enough to dissolve hair can irritate the skin. If it is already dry from a skin condition like keratosis pilaris it may be more likely to irritate.

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