A 19-year-old female asked:
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i shave my vagina area and my arm pits with a razor and now it has a lot of dark spots and razor bumps what can i use to get rid of it?

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Dr. Karen Vaniver
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Shaving bumps: Laser hair removal will be helpful by destroying the hair follicles that cause the bumpsand reducing hair growth.
Answered on Apr 28, 2015
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