A 32-year-old member asked:
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how does vaniqa work to get rid of hair?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Prevention: Vaniqa does not get rid of hair, it prevents hair from growing back once you have shaved or plucked it, or had it lased. You must continue to use it twice a day; when you stop, the hair will grow back.
Answered on May 2, 2012

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