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Does Pubic Hair Get Ingrown After It Is Trimmed Really Short
It can: Yes, it can and that may lead to skin infections. ...Read more
I am not sure whether or not to think that I have the genital warts strain of hpv. I shave my pubic hair and get ingrown hairs. Should i be concerned?
How to treat red irritated skin after ingrown and embedded pubic hair is removed. How long will it take for skin not be red?
Depends on…: How often the area is irritated with shaving or waxing. If left alone & use topical aloe vera gel & oral NSAID (aleve/advil/motrin) redness should resolve in few days. Tiny amount of otc Hydrocortisone (very small dab to cover entire involved area) can also speed resolution of redness. May recur every time u shave or wax. ...Read more
What is the use of pubic hair? Although shaving gives me boils and ingrown hairs, it really makes the odour from my privates better. Any alternatives?
Sexual attraction: I believe that anthropologically it was an attraction to the opposite sex - both visually, aromatically and for soft touch. Unless there was some illness, the smell was a desired one. If you and your lover prefer less scent, frequent shampooing should be enough to minimize the smell. Scented or baby oil can work too. Perhaps you can learn to like it - it's nature's perfume. Preferable to boils! ...Read more
I have sores in pubic hair. They hurt to touch and when I move. Looks like ingrown hairs but I'm scared.
Follicilitis: These sound like areas of folliculitis-infected hair follicles and would be treated with warm soaks, cleansing with mild soap and application of antibiotic ointment like bacitracin or Neosporin. If no improvement or appearance of spreading redness, see your physician for systemic antibiotic treatment. ...Read more
Male who shaved pubic hair at 13. Ever since then have had issues with the hair growing back straight they all become ingrown. Any tips?
See below: 1. Shave with the grain 2. Use moisturizer 3. Consider waxing instead. 4. Keep area clean and dry as much as possible. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my pubic hair is extremely coarse and prone to ingrown hair and folliculitis with waxing while my skin is fair?
Avoid waxing !: If you have ingrown hairs try not to wax, shave or pluck hairs until healed. This can often heal without treatment. Your physician can prescribe medication to clear dead skin cells (retinoids). Steroids may be used for significant inflammation & antibiotics may be considered if the area has become infected. ...Read more
My pubic hair has always been thick and curly. I recently shaved down there, and I have many ingrown hairs with little pus bumps. Help? I'm a female.
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