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A 30-year-old female asked:

How do i prevent ingrown hairs on bikini line and back of thighs after shaving?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
May trim: Hair instead of shaving or use depilatory cream or shave daily
Dr. Tanya Russo
Dr. Tanya Russo commented
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Using a hypoallergenic soap or shaving cream with a sharp clean razor (replace regularly) followed by a moisturizer and loose clothing can help prevent ingrown hairs and inflamed follicles.
May 17, 2015

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