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Doctor insights on: Does Nair Get Rid Of Hair Permanently

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Is it odd to have hair all over your body? Is there any way to get rid of it permanently without laser hair removal?

We are mammals.: By definition mammals have hair all over their bodies. This is not odd, it is normal. The hair helps us live and developed by evolutionary selection. It serves many beneficial purposes and permanent removal would be unpleasant and potentially bad for you. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a rash caused by hair removal cream?

Rash: Hair removal cream probably caused a contact dermatitis which is an irritation to your skin. The best cure is steroid cream. You can get otc steroid cream (hydrocortisone) but some times it could not be strong enough. Worth the try, but if not working then a prescription will be needed. ...Read more

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Can laser hair removal/electrolysis get rid of keratosis polaris?

Can laser hair removal/electrolysis get rid of keratosis polaris?

No: Keratosis pilaris may be helped with some keratolytic creams like retin a, (tretinoin) glycolic acid, etc. Use of ipl (flashlamp laser) may help control the redness of the sites. Hot bathes with good exfoliation is good to help control bumpiness. This very common and is a dominant genetic condition, . Affecting almost half of the adult population worldwide. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of burn spots left by laser hair removal?

Burn spots: You should return to the person that did the procedure. If they are just red spots they should get better with time. Make sure if they are on exposed areas, that you wear a sunscreen. Without seeing the areas, I cannot comment further. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of deep ingrown hairs after laser hair removal treatment other than exfoliating?

Patience and time: By your 3rd or 4 th treatment, as your skin naturally turns over, these hairs and the inflammation around them will resolve and improve. If you start digging around to pull the hairs out, you will be successful but will leave terrible scarring. Gentle exfoliation, repeat treatments, and time will provide you with the best results. ...Read more

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I usecream hair removal on my face and it burned my face real bad I have big scars what can I do at home to get rid of them fast I used scar cream?

I usecream hair removal on my face and it burned my face real bad I have big scars what can I do at home to get rid of them fast I used scar cream?

Scar prevention: Since it is the summer time your best bet is to avoid the sun because sunlight can make the skin damage become more permanent because it can further the damage that has already been done. It will take time for the skin underneath to break through. Time is your best friend. ...Read more

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I have lots of scars from pulling out unwanted facial hair over many years. Have now had laser hair removal. How do I get rid of the scars please?

I have lots of scars from pulling out unwanted facial hair over many years. Have now had laser hair removal. How do I get rid of the scars please?

Facial scaring: Dear cat85764: scar treatment is usually multiple modalities ranging from intralesional steroid injection to laser treatment. Depending on type of scar, location, and skin type this may involve subcision, fat grating, filler, dermabrasion, laser or a combination of all of the above. Please visit a board certified plastic surgeon for consultation. Remember scars usually improve with time, . ...Read more

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What can a male age 21 do to reduce/ get rid of facial/ body hair without laser hair removal and that is relatively inexpensive should I take estrogen? Or is there another solution

Hair removal: I would not recommend estrogen as there can be many undesired side effects. You could try using nair. There is a device called the nono but I have no experience with that. Laser hair removal is by far the best method and has become quite economical. ...Read more

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How to get rid of black dots on upper lip after shaving? Is laser hair removal the only way?

Hair removal by lase: Laser hair reduction is one way to remove excessive hair in an area of skin. It does not entirely remove all hair follicles. Is best that you see a dermatologist and discuss this issue with the specialist. ...Read more

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My girl has lot of thick vellus hair on lower face, can't get rid of it. She's tried shaving, waxing and laser hair removal, seems to still come back.

My girl has lot of thick vellus hair on lower face, can't get rid of it. She's tried shaving, waxing and laser hair removal, seems to still come back.

Endocrine evaluation: How long has the hirsutism been present? Are periods absent or irregular? Any comorbid conditions like diabetes or high blood pressure? Depending on the situation, I would consider conditions like polycystic ovarian syndrome, non-classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Cushing's syndrome. Adrenal or ovarian malignancy is a remote possibility. ...Read more

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I did my facial hair removal by waxing today and fir some reason it left a burn kind a like a scar on my cheek I don't know how to get rid of it help?

I did my facial hair removal by waxing today and fir some reason it left a burn kind a like a scar on my cheek I don't know how to get rid of it help?

Time will heal: I am sorry to hear about your burn from waxing. The skin is an amazing organ that heals itself over a short period of time. You should be fine, you skin will heal. But I would recommend you stop with the removal facial hair by waxing. There are other methods, some patients have told me about a technique called "Threading" You could look this up and see if threading would work for you. ...Read more

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Is laser hair removal safe? Does it cause cancer or skin pigmentation? I have excessive hair growth and really want to get rid of it.

Is laser hair removal safe? Does it cause cancer or skin pigmentation? I have excessive hair growth and really want to get rid of it.

Done properly: Laser hair removal, like electrolysis, is safe and effective. Doesn't cause cancer or other medical problems. ...Read more

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Any natural masks I coul put on my bikin line&vaginal lips to make my vagina brighten&cleaner, to get rid of lil bumps and ingrowns from hair removal?

Any natural masks I coul put on my bikin line&vaginal lips to make my vagina brighten&cleaner, to get rid of lil bumps and ingrowns from hair removal?

Rejuvenation: Skin irritation can be reduced in the area by a different form of hair removal such as laser hair removal when all irritation has resolved and hair growth has recovered. Pigment changes are more difficult to comment on because the nature of the issue might not be amenable to phototherapy. ...Read more

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I have scar spots on my butt from ingrown hairs. This happened after I used Nair. How can I get rid of these spots?

I have scar spots on my butt from ingrown hairs. This happened after I used Nair. How can I get rid of these spots?

Nothing.: These are post inflammatory lesions which will largely resolve with time, but they may leave a residual small mark. Time will tell. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of the rash just with in one day which is caused because of the use of nair wax strips to remove hair of mustach.?

How can you get rid of the rash just with in one day which is caused because of the use of nair wax strips to remove hair of mustach.?

Waxing: Rash and redness due to trauma (like waxing) is pretty hard to get rid of in just one day. It could take up to a few days before it completely goes away. You can try some very mild otc hydrocortisone, but know there's a small chance it could irritate it more. You can also try some cool packs to the area. ...Read more

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How to I get rid of a burn/ scar on my face caused by Nair facial hair remover cream?

How to I get rid of a burn/ scar on my face caused by Nair facial hair remover cream?

Derm: See a dermatologist or cosmetic surgeon. There's many treatment options from prescription based creams to lasers to chemical peels. If the burn was recent, it is likely 'post inflammatory hyperpigmentation." it is imperative that you use sunscreen with spf 30 or above every day. sun exposure will make it worse. Use a sunscreen that has zinc in it. ...Read more

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A few years ago, I used Nair (hair removal) and the first time I didn't get an adverse effects, so I used it again and that time it gave me a burning,?

Nair: This may have been a primary irritation from Nair rather than a true allergic reaction, but nevertheless I don't recommend that you use it again in view of your intolerance to it as evidenced by the burning discomfort it caused. The next application may cause a more extensive reaction or inflammation. ...Read more

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Is there a way to permanently get rid of your facial hair?

Is there a way to permanently get rid of your facial hair?

No: There is no such thing as permanent hair removal. However, with laser hair removal, you will probably have a significant reduction in the amount of hairs and thickness. Hair has growth cycles and it has to be removed in a certain cycle for the laser to work effectively. That is why doctors recommend multiple treatments with the laser. ...Read more

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Can you tell me in which I can get rid of this facial hair permanently?

Can you tell me in which I can get rid of this facial hair permanently?

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is highly effective and can permanently remove unwanted hairs. Gray or blonde hairs do not respond as well as brown or black hairs. Make sure you are seeing a well trained and experienced technician associated with a knowledgeable physician. Www. Asc-psd. Com ...Read more

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Is permanent way to get rid of kinky/4C hair texture permanently!!!! I find it extremely ugly and am desperate to get rid of it what can I do????!!!!!

Is permanent way to get rid of kinky/4C hair texture permanently!!!! I find it extremely ugly and am desperate to get rid of it what can I do????!!!!!

Permanent: Know of no way to permanently change this hair texture. It is called genetics. However, if hair has changed substantially due to illness, that is often modifiable. ...Read more

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How can I permanently get rid of body hair?

How can I permanently get rid of body hair?

It's your choice: Laser treatment or electrolysis are both great. Be sure this is what you want. Different people, and different possible partners, have different preferences. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of pubic hair permanently?

How do you get rid of pubic hair permanently?

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal usually gets rid of hair. Think it through before embarking on that journey. It usually means you are anxious and obsessed with being clean. Obsessive compulsive traits are not mentally healthy and often attract men who do not want mature looking woman such as pedophiles or men with unrealistic expectations of how you should look. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of body hair permanently?

Is there a way to get rid of body hair permanently?

Hair Removal: Laser hair removal is one of the most commonly done cosmetic procedures in the U.S. It beams highly concentrated light into hair follicles. Pigment in the follicles absorb the light. That destroys the hair. ...Read more