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Please help can you recommend a lotion that you know it actually works that get rid of plucking/ razer bump please ? Bikini area very self conscious

Please help can you recommend a lotion that you know it actually works that get rid of plucking/ razer bump please ? Bikini area very self conscious

Cocoa Butter: This is an old fashion remedy but really works good. Many lotions today contain cocoa butter within their formulas. However simple cocoa butter works great too. ...Read more

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Bad razor burn & razor bumps on bikini area would a product called tend skin help? please help

Bad razor burn & razor bumps on bikini area would a product called tend skin help?  please help

Please see physician: Bad razor burns and bumps may be due to infected skin. Please see a physician for proper treatment and to avoid scarring ...Read more

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Can benzamycin or cleocin-t remove razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Can benzamycin or cleocin-t remove razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Are they infected?: If not infected and just ingrown hairs - may not have an effect. ...Read more

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How effective is the usage of benzamycin or cleocin-t in removing razor bumps on bikini area and armpits?

Are they infected?: 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 can I do about friction bumps around my bikini area?

What can I do about friction bumps around my bikini area?

Check out this link: Try applying vitamin a ;d and aloe vera cream or lotion. Take care! http://www.Drugs.Com/health-guide/friction-blisters.Html. ...Read more

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I have had pus-filled bumps on my bikini area for about 3 weeks. My dr. Said it is folliculitis but it has not gone away. Is this normal?

I have had pus-filled bumps on my bikini area for about 3 weeks. My dr. Said it is folliculitis but it has not gone away. Is this normal?

Could be: Folliculitis is common in the groin/bikini area, especially with shaving. At times, antibiotics may be needed to help resolve the issue. If they continue, seek medical help again, and tell the dr. They are not gone. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is there some sort of lotion or something to get rid of bumps bikini area after shaving/plucking? Can't wear a bikini bottom it's embarrassing

Is there some sort of lotion or something to get rid of bumps bikini area after shaving/plucking? Can't wear a bikini bottom it's embarrassing

Don't : Your hair follicles are irritated once traumatically removed. Can try otc Hydrocortisone cream for those areas but would not use this on a chronic basis due to side effects. Be mindful for bacterial folliculitis from shaving. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my bikini area that is red and hard that goes away and comes back. This time it has a white head on it that hurts. What could it be?

I have a bump on my bikini area that is red and hard that goes away and comes back. This time it has a white head on it that hurts. What could it be?

Bump on bikini line: Sounds like an inflamed hair follicle or sebaceous cyst. I would keep heat packs on it to hp any drainage but you may want to see your doctor. It may need to be opened and drained or removed if it recurs. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of razor bumps on the bikini area?

How do I get rid of razor bumps on the bikini area?

Razor bumps: 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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How can I get rid of razor bumps in the bikini area fast?

How can I get rid of razor bumps in the bikini area fast?

Razor bumps: 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 lotion can I use that actually helps wit razor bumps bikini area & blemishes on the body caused from spots & sun exposer? Please help

What lotion can I use that actually helps wit razor bumps bikini area & blemishes on the body caused from spots & sun exposer? Please help

It depends: For razor bumps, use an after-shave lotion, let it dry and place a small amount of baby powder over it. For "sunspots", wear sunscreen to prevent worsening. Also, check to ensure it isn't tinea versicolor, a fungal skin infection often noticeable after being in warmth. Tinea will improve with anti fungals like selsun blue. True sunspots will often improve by using a hydroquinone lotion. ...Read more

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I have bumps in my bikini area. They arent red. But they resemble razor burn. What should I look for to know if its razor burn or something worse?

I have bumps in my bikini area. They arent red. But they resemble razor burn. What should I look for to know if its razor burn or something worse?

Keep clean: If you weren't sick and there are no open sores and this is first time probably razor burn. Keep clean with soap and water and after you shave clean very good with soap and water. Tiny nicks get into skin, allowing bacteria to enter the follicle right where your underwear is, use a clean razor, use a little alcohol over the area after, good luck. ...Read more

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Can you please describe the best ways for getting rid of razor burn/bumps on the bikini area?

Can you please describe the best ways for getting rid of razor burn/bumps on the bikini area?

Several options: There are several over the counter topical skin lotions specifically indicated for razor burns on the market. Watch for signs of infected hair follicles, which may require a prescription antibiotic to resolve. Also, try scrubbing in the shower with epsom salt. ...Read more

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Can you please recommend lotion or something that's meant to get rid of razer or waxing pimples/bumps on the bikini area?

Can you please recommend lotion or something that's meant to get rid of razer or waxing pimples/bumps on the bikini area?

Salicylic Acid: I find that salicylic acid is better for fighting razor bumps. It is a good anti-inflammatory agent. One popular brand is tendskin. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of razor bumps around your vagina/ bikini area?

How do you get rid of razor bumps around your vagina/ bikini area?

Time : The key is to avoid them in the first place. A new, clean razor with hot water and shaving cream or gel helps. Once they are there time heals all wounds. ...Read more

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Hello, I have a bump that hurts on my bikini area. It looks like a bruise. I have had it a few days. What could it be?

Hello, I have a bump that hurts on my bikini area. It looks like a bruise. I have had it a few days. What could it be?

Insufficient info: It is difficult to say what it may be without examining the lesion. It may be a bruise, and it is one it should resolve 10-14 days though it may leave slight discoloration. If it has not resolved and is painful, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a big painful bump on my inner thigh bikini area, it's like hard ish at the bottom but then at the top it's red and squishy. I shave every week?

I have a big painful bump on my inner thigh bikini area, it's like hard ish at the bottom but then at the top it's red and squishy. I shave every week?

Folliculitis: if the bump is in an area where you shave, it is most likely an infected hair follicle, folliculitis. Try using a hot compress on the area to reduce the inflammation and it will go away with time. Taking Advil (ibuprofen) would help pain. Avoid shaving. consider getting tested for STDs. ...Read more