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A 29-year-old male asked:

I develop ingrown hairs as soon i shave my face. i exfoliate my face daily, shave in the opposite direction and clean electric clippers after each use. how to i avoid these nasty bumps appearing on my face?

1 doctor answer6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Ingrown hair: May be helpful to clean daily with Phisohex or Hibicleanse. If problem persists talk to your doctor. Treating the problem similar to acne using tretinoin or topical antibiotics can help.
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