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For razor burn:: 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
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
I shaved my vagina & after that I got something like an ingrown hair(pimple) but now after 2weeks its now an blister. What should I do?
Consider: First placing warm compresses 10-15 minutes 3X/day over the next several days(to see if this will allow for spontaneous drainage). You also may place some over-the-counter topical antibiotic over the lesion too. But if it isn't getting better in the next several days or you have spreading redness and/or progressive pain or fevers, seek an inperson evaluation. You may need this incised. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mole on my face has turned into what looks like an infected hair /pimple with pain into my jaw and neck. Is this normal?
Hi, for about a year I have been getting ingrown hair pimple things on my breasts now I'm starting to get them in my armpits and on tummy what is this?
Avoid shaving, bpo : Ingrown hairs are common. Shaving contributes to ingrown hairs. Avoid shaving or shaving toward the gradient with single bladed disposable razors is best. Wash with benzoyl peroxide containing wash. You may need an antibacterial solution from your dr if it gets worse ...Read more
What could b causing small lk ingrown hair pimples below the belly to the top of vagina?Not in or around vagina lips, but above. Some have blood sad
I yanked out a few nose hairs yesterday with fingers now my left nostril feels sore & tender. Not sure ingrown hair, pimple or trauma. How to treat it?
I think I have ingrowing hairs causing pimples, but my hair is to light to see. How can I know for sure?
No: Dandruff does not cause pimples. Long hair does not cause pimples. People with short hair can have acne, and people without dandruff can have acne too. However, people who are getting dandruff (have more skin oils, and skin characteristics called seborrheic dermatitis) tend to get more acne... But the acne and dandruff do not cause each other. ...Read more
I have this white puss growing with my pubic hair and pimple like bumps on my shaft what is this and who can I treat it?
Must see: You must see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
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