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How to get rid of razor bumps after shaving down there?

How to get rid of razor bumps after shaving down there?

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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Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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How to get rid of vaginal bumps after shaving?

How to get rid of vaginal bumps after shaving?

Consider laser tx.: 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 shaving rash and razor burns?

How can I get rid of shaving rash and razor burns?

Prevention: Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of rash after shaving butt hair?

How can I get rid of rash after shaving butt hair?

Get checked: to know what the rash is. Ingrown Hairs- A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of shaving rash?

How can I get rid of shaving rash?

Try topical: cortisone, stop shaving, and see a dermatologist ...Read more

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How can I get rid of shaving rash/razor burn?

How can I get rid of shaving rash/razor burn?

It will usually: Resolve without treatment. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid putting products on your face that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hair bumps after shaving with a razor?

How do I get rid of hair bumps after shaving with a razor?

Medication : It is important to shave every day and your dermatologist can prescribe medication for this eruption. ...Read more

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How to get rid of this ingrown hair after shaving?

How to get rid of this ingrown hair after shaving?

It will grow out...: ...By itself. Don't pick or squeeze it; that will just make it worse. Warm compresses often help. Prevent further ingrown hairs by shaving with an electric razor, or a single-blade hand razor. (multiple-blade razors shave too close to the skin and create the conditions that promote ingrowing of hairs.). ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples after shaving my dick?

How to get rid of pimples after shaving my dick?

Pimples: For pimples in sensitive areas there is prescription ziana or acanya. There are otc productive like proactive but this may be very irritating. ...Read more

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How to get rid of waxing rash on butt?

How to get rid of waxing rash on butt?

Difficult to say: Not sure if you mean you are getting a rash because you "wax" the hair on your buttocks or if the rash itself waxes and wanes. If this is from waxing then it may be you are having a reaction to the waxing substance. Otherwise it will be difficult to say more. ...Read more

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How to get rid of shaving rash and stopping it from happening when shaving pubes?

How to get rid of shaving rash and stopping it from happening when shaving pubes?

Common problem: Folliculitis is a common problem when curly hair grows inward. There are products that help this as well as other options Laser hair removal can help with the bikini line as well as other areas. Visit a medspa for more information. ...Read more

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How to get rid of razor bumps scars?

How to get rid of razor bumps scars?

Razor bump scars: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. 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 ...Read more

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How to get rid of razor bumps down there.

How to get rid of razor bumps down there.

Razor bumps: http://www.webmd.com/beauty/hair-removal/razor-bumps-topic-overview keep the area clean prior ro shaving. shave in direction of hair growth and moisturize afterward.Avoid products on the skin that contain alcohol ...Read more

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How can I get rid of spots after shaving?

How can I get rid of spots after shaving?

Shaving spots: Ingrown Hairs- A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. ...Read more

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How do I take get rid of razor bumps and prevent them when shaving binkini area?

How do I take get rid of razor bumps and prevent them when shaving binkini area?

Tendskin: Tendskin or similar products can reduce shaving bumps of used after shaving. Another option os not to shave to close with a recessed razor. The only definitive way would be laser hair removal.Expect about 6 sessions. And the residual colr change can be treated with topicalretinoids to the excessive colr from the inflammation. ...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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How to get rid of razor burn?

How to get rid of razor burn?

Options: shave after applying shaving cream at least 3 minutes later. always shave in the direction of he hair growth. use hydrocortisone cream if irritation occurs ...Read more

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How can I get rid of shaving rash and razor burns?

Prevention: Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of shaving rash/razor burn?

It will usually: Resolve without treatment. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid putting products on your face that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. ...Read more

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I have shaved my bikini area but its now got red spots on it and is razor burn and shaving rash how do I get rid of it?

I have shaved my bikini area but its now got red spots on it and is razor burn and shaving rash how do I get rid of it?

Rash resolved on own: Usually. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push too hard. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of razor rash under my arms?

What can I do to get rid of razor rash under my arms?

Usually resolves: Without tx. Insure you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push too hard. ...Read more

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Stained upper lip from using bump stopper 2 on upper lip to get rid of razor burns and rash bumps would let sit all night few days will this go away?

Stained upper lip from using bump stopper 2 on upper lip to get rid of razor burns and rash bumps would let sit all night few days will this go away?

Bumps: It sounds like you are developing Folliculitis (bumps) from the shaving which results in an inflammatory reaction and then it heals up with "staining" which is called Post Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation. You should consider visiting a Dermatologist for your Hirsutism and discuss medical treatment options as well as Laser Hair removal. Electrolysis is also an option. ...Read more

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Help please? I had a rash and from looking it up i think I have razor burn. What can I do to quickly get rid of a razor burn?

Help please? I had a rash and from looking it up i think I have razor burn. What can I do to quickly get rid of a razor burn?

Apply moisturizer: 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 do you suggest if i had a rash and from looking it up i think I have razor burn. What can I do to quickly get rid of the razor burn?

What do you suggest if i had a rash and from looking it up i think I have razor burn. What can I do to quickly get rid of the razor burn?

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

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I have a brown rash on my bikini line? What is it? Is it razor burn? And what can I do to get rid of it? What cream will get rid of it? Thank you

I have a brown rash on my bikini line? What is it? Is it razor burn? And what can I do to get rid of it? What cream will get rid of it? Thank you

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. You may want to try and over the counter yeast medication while waiting for an appointment to see if that helps. ...Read more

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Got a rash after using the intuition razor (the one with the soap already on there) could this be an allergic reaction or razor bumps. What can I do to get rid of them ?

Got a rash after using the intuition razor (the one with the soap already on there) could this be an allergic reaction or razor bumps. What can I do to get rid of them ?

Keep area clean: The reaction is most likely an irritant reaction from the razor. Depending on the area of the bumps, i would just try keeping the area clean with soap and water first. If it was bad and would not go away, you could try an over the counter Hydrocortisone cream. I would not use this treatment on the face or private areas. ...Read more

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I've developed a rash on both underarms either from new deodorant or razor. It's red, sore & itchy- how to get rid of it? will hydrocortisone fix?

I've developed a rash on both underarms either from new deodorant or razor. It's red, sore & itchy- how to get rid of it? will hydrocortisone fix?

Let it be: The best thing to do would be to avoid shaving the area and using deodorants for a week or so until it heals. You could use a mild soap when you shower and try to keep it dry. ...Read more

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I always get red razor bumps and rashes when i shave down there. What can I do to prevent it?

I always get red razor bumps and rashes when i shave down there. What can I do to prevent it?

Use care: Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. ...Read more

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How to get rid of razor bumps after shaving down there?

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 do I take get rid of razor bumps and prevent them when shaving binkini area?

Tendskin: Tendskin or similar products can reduce shaving bumps of used after shaving. Another option os not to shave to close with a recessed razor. The only definitive way would be laser hair removal.Expect about 6 sessions. And the residual colr change can be treated with topicalretinoids to the excessive colr from the inflammation. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of razor burn when shaving down low?

How do I get rid of razor burn when shaving down low?

Prevent it.: Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. ...Read more

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How to get rid of razor bumps? always get them. I try different razors, different shaving creams, etc. I dont shave every day. Irritated between thigh

How to get rid of razor bumps? always get them. I try different razors, different shaving creams, etc. I dont shave every day. Irritated between thigh

Well when skin rubs: against skin (esp in between thighs), it is easy to get irritation. Try using a single blade razor, and shaving gel not cream. Then apply some hydrocortisone after shaving. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hair bumps after shaving with a razor?

Medication : It is important to shave every day and your dermatologist can prescribe medication for this eruption. ...Read more

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I have got very itchy rashes on my legs after shaving. Can u tell me how to get rid of this problem? Any natural remedies ?

I have got very itchy rashes on my legs after shaving. Can u tell me how to get rid of this problem? Any natural remedies ?

Shaving rash: Try switching the soap or shaving gel you are using during shaving and use a sensivitve lotion to moisturize (such as eucerin) after shaving is completed. This should reduce/eliminate this problem. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of razor burns?

How do you get rid of razor burns?

Prevent them.: Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of razor scars ?

How do I get rid of razor scars ?

Time: Time, avoidance of sun and tobacco use are your initial best options. Silicone gel creams may also help. Scar revision are unlikely to produce improvements unless the scars are raised. Bleaching or laser treatments may help dark or hyperemic scars. ...Read more

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Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more