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Safest method and product to use to shave pubic hair?

Safest method and product to use to shave pubic hair?

Shaving gels are : best, and single blades are best. Make sure skin is heated with steam as in shower, and pores are open ...Read more

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What's the best method and best product to use for scrotum depilation?

What's the best method and best product to use for scrotum depilation?

SCROTUM: There are no creams or foams recommended for the genetalia. Some people have laser treatments to ablate the hair follicles. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the best electric razor to prevent ingrown hairs?

Help please? What is the best electric razor to prevent ingrown hairs?

Healthtap Doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove facial hair? Without shaving or using nair hair removal products it burns my skin, I use extra sensitive skin products.

What is the best way to remove facial hair? Without shaving or using nair hair removal products it burns my skin, I use extra sensitive skin products.

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is the most effective method to remove facial or body hair. Electrolysis can be used for smaller regions but is less reliable and technique dependent than lasers. Lasers are very safe if performed by a skilled and experienced physician or provider. Vaniqa cream also helps reduce hair growth by 40% but effects wear off after discontinuing use. Laser effects are long-lasting. ...Read more

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Best way to remove my ingrown hair?

Best way to remove my ingrown hair?

Tweezers: You can use tweezers to pull out the hair from the root and the embedded end in the skin. Wash with a mild soap and apply triple antibiotic paste to the area afterwards. ...Read more

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Best way to cure ingrown hair?

Best way to cure ingrown hair?

Ingrown hair: .1 warm compress 2. light lotion- 3, do not shave, leave hair 1/4 inch long all the time, use a clipper to trim it, never use a shaver electric or a razor ...Read more

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What isthe best anesthetic to use with electrolysis?

What isthe best anesthetic to use with electrolysis?

NO: It is not the agent but the training of the person that protects your life. In the long run there are options but none better than an american board of anesthesiology certified physician. ...Read more

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What's the best way to remove acne scars using household products?

What's the best way to remove acne scars using household products?

CAN'T. Don't try!: Scars are permanent and there is no surgeon or surgical, laser, cream, or cosmetic treatment in existence that can eliminate or remove scars completely. Expert plastic surgery can trade bad scars or poor orientation for better ones hidden in lines of expression or along skin lines, but there will still be new scars. Sorry! stay away from any household products--they can burn or scar you further! ...Read more

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Best way to wax/shave bikini area? Any tips?

Best way to wax/shave bikini area? Any tips?

Pubic hair: 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 skin after shaving. ...Read more

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What facial cleansing wash works best for oily skin?

What facial cleansing wash works best for oily skin?

Oil Free, Soap Free: There is an abundance of facial cleansers for oily skin and there are many "best cleanser lists." however, an ideal facial cleanser for oily skin should be soap-free, fragrance-free, and oil-free. Some examples include elta facial cleanser, cetaphil for oily skin, and skinceuticals foaming cleanser. ...Read more

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The best facial lotions for dry skin?

The best facial lotions for dry skin?

Facial Lotions: Two good facial lotions are cerave and restoraderm both of which are over the counter. They both have ceramides which are important in treating dry skin. ...Read more

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Whats the best way to remove unwanted hairs?

Whats the best way to remove unwanted hairs?

Many Options: While nothing permanently removes unwanted hair, there are a lot of options from waxing to creams to lasers. The effectiveness of these depends on many factors, especially the color of the unwanted hairs. If you have dark hair, lasers can be very effective. ...Read more

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Best way to treat folliculitis on your scalp?

Best way to treat folliculitis on your scalp?

See Your Physician: For bacterial folliculitis of the scalp, it is important to determine the organism responsible for the infection. After a culture and sensitivity is obtained, your physician will be able to prescribe the appropriate antibiotic. ...Read more

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Good morning! What's the best method to removing body hair? Depilatory creams burn and shaving doesn't remove completely. Waxing I think is painful.

Good morning! What's the best method to removing body hair? Depilatory creams burn and shaving doesn't remove completely. Waxing I think is painful.

Grooming: One does not go to the doctor for grooming advice. This is your opportunity to figure out and choose for yourself. Unwanted hair is not a medical condition. ...Read more

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What is best solution to prevent hair whitening?

What is best solution to prevent hair whitening?

Nutrient deficiency: Nutrient deficiencies like biotin and other b vits can lead to premature aging/graying as can built up environmental toxins and heavy metals. Go to a4m.Com and use doctor locator to find a functional medicine doctor near you to help evaluate with specialized testing for nutritional deficiencies like metametrix organix profile and help you correct them. ...Read more

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Best way of shaving public hair? Any tips?

Best way of shaving public hair? Any tips?

Shaving pubes: 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 skin after shaving. ...Read more

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What's the best OTC solution to genital folliculitis?

What's the best OTC solution to genital folliculitis?

Folliculitis: Folliculitis can be caused by bacteria or yeast. An otc topical medication that would kill both organisms is tincture of iodine but this will stain the skin orange for a time. ...Read more

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Help docs, is hair removal cream good to use for facial hair as well?

Help docs, is hair removal cream good to use for facial hair as well?

Vaniqa: vaniqa is a special cream that can be used on the face. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove pubic hair?

No best way: There is no best way to remove hair. Your options are shaving, waxing, and laser hair removal. Each has its pros and cons. ...Read more