A member asked:

I wax my body but on my legs after waxing i still have these small dark spots. can i get rid of them ?

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Dr. Katherine Caldwell answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

Those dark spots are the hair follicles: the tiny holes that the hairs grow out of. After you remove the hair, the follicle is still alive, and starts to grow a new hair. The holes/follicles remain, and that is the dark spot you see.

Answered Nov 28, 2017

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