A 47-year-old member asked:
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can you shave if you have a yeast infection?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: It would probably be a good idea to hold off shaving any area of skin in which yeast infection is occurring, since shaving creates breaks in the skin (even if you cannot see them), as well as just irritating the area and either promoting the yeast infection or making it more difficult to treat effectively.
Answered on Jul 2, 2019

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