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A 34-year-old member asked:

I shave everyday and have noticed a few razor bumps around my pubic and labia area. any good remedies to get rid of them?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
DON'T shave labia: Or other delicate tissues. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
skin after shaving.
Mar 10, 2014

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