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I have really bad razor burn. How do I get rid of it?

I have really bad razor burn. How do I get rid of it?

Cortisone cream: If it is infected it may need topical antibiotic such as bactroban (mupirocin). If it is just inflammed cool compresses and Hydrocortisone cream will quiet I down and allow new layer of skin to grow in a few days. ...Read more

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Got bad razor bumps & razor burn on my bikini area will tend skin product help get rid of them? Please help really conscious

Got bad razor bumps & razor burn on my bikini area will tend skin product help get rid of them? Please help really conscious

Razor Bumps:
Apply corticosteroid cream to your razor bumps to reduce the redness and swelling fast. Corticosteroid cream is mild and can help you quickly. Also try using benzoyl peroxide on your razor bumps. Using a benzoyl peroxide ointment with at least 2.5 percent benzoyl peroxide can reduce the bumps and prevent any kind of rash from forming.


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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 razor burn?

How can I get rid of razor burn?

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 can I naturally get rid of razor burn?

How can I naturally get rid of 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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How do I get rid of razor burn 'down there'?

How do I get rid of razor burn 'down there'?

By prevening 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 a razor burn fast and effectively?

How to get rid of a razor burn fast and effectively?

Razor burn Rx: First apply aloe vera or Hydrocortisone cream to soothe. Next, use a glycolic or salicylic acid based lotion. Avoid alcohol containing products or excessive sun exposure. Ibuprofen and cold packs can further help to decrease the inflammation. Lastly, avoid shaving for awhile during the healing phase and in extreme cases follow up with your dermatologist. ...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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What are some easy and effective ways to get rid of razor burn?

What are some easy and effective ways to get rid of razor burn?

Razor burn/ bumps: 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 burn scars?

How to get rid of razor burn scars?

Razor bumps: 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 burn on my vagina?

How to get rid of razor burn on my vagina?

Pubic razor burns: (not vagina) 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 > ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my bikini razor burn?

How can I get rid of my bikini razor burn?

Razor burn bikini: For razor burns in the bikini area, first of all stop shaving there for a week or more. Remember, razor burns come from a razor! Wash with an antibacterial soap and do not wear tight panties. An antibiotic cream or ointment applied a couple of time a day may cure any possible infection. If no better, 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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Have had really painful/itchy razor burn around bikini area for 2 weeks. Itching wakes me up at night and irritates me all day. How to get rid of it?

Have had really painful/itchy razor burn around bikini area for 2 weeks. Itching wakes me up at night and irritates me all day. How to get rid of it?

Long time: Usually razor burn won"t last this long by itself. Have you used anything in the area to try to treat it that you might be allergic to? This could have started as a razor burn and become a contact dermatitis. If so, over the counter hydrocortisone could help. You could be aggravating it in your sleep by scratching. To break the itch scratch cycle, benadyrl at bedtime can help. If these don't work ...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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Can psoriasis moisturizer get rid of razor burn?

Can psoriasis moisturizer get rid of razor burn?

Agree w Dr. Krauser: 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. Consider > ...Read more

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How can I get rid of razor burn and ingrown hairs by my inner thigh?

How can I get rid of razor burn and ingrown hairs by my inner thigh?

Razor burn./ 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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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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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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I have small pimple on my penis and I haven't shave in a mouth or 3 because I was scared so I'm guessing I have Razor Burn. Any way to get rid of them?

I have small pimple on my penis and I haven't shave in a mouth or 3 because I was scared so I'm guessing I have Razor Burn. Any way to get rid of them?

Where exactly is it?: If pimple is near hair growth at base of shaft then it may be a pimple, if not near hair then have parent schedule you to see dermatologist ...Read more

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Every time I shave my groin and inner thighs, I get very bad razor burn. What can I do to prevent this?

Every time I shave my groin and inner thighs, I get very bad razor burn. What can I do to prevent this?

Tips: 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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When I shave I usually get razor burn and it really sucks. Is there any ways that I can prevent that?

When I shave I usually get razor burn and it really sucks. Is there any ways that I can prevent that?

Good technique helps: 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 can't stand how severe I get razor burn! Any tips on getting rid of bikini bumps and how to prevent it?

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 to get rid of razor burns under the chin?

How to get rid of razor burns under the chin?

Patience: Start using different soaps and shaving creams. Some are for sensitive skin, which may be better for you. Razors are also made differently and there are razors specific for sensitive skin. Best time to shave is after the hot shower/bath when your pores are open and you can get a better shave. Best wishes. ...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 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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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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What can I do to prevent razor burn?

What can I do to prevent razor burn?

Razor Burn Prevent: 1. Start with a high quality, sharp razor and change it out frequently. 2. Warm face with water to open pores and soften beard. 3. Use a lubricant or cream and leave on for at least 60-90 sec before shaving. 4. Drag the razor lightly over the face, do not push! 5. Keep the razor in contact with face versus lifting up after a stroke. 6. Apply lotion or hydrocortisone.
Or, grow a beard! ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to rid of razor burn?

Can you tell me how to rid of 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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What are best remedies for razor burn? And how to prevent it?

What are best remedies for razor burn? And how to prevent it?

Cut gently: Razor burn is from excessive irritation of the skin when shaving. If you have very tough hair, wet the face with water or shaving cream before shaving but avoiding cutting too closely. Another option would be using an electric razor which can do the job. ...Read more

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What, if anything, can you do to prevent razor burn?

Prevent razor burn: Wash area with hot soapy water; rinse with hot water (helps soften hairs and removes dead skin cells); use razor with sharp blades (dull blades drag & irritate); lubricate area with shaving gel/foam to help razor glide; rinse thoroughly with warm water, then cool/cold to soothe skin; apply aloe vera gel (cools and helps heal razor irritation). ...Read more

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What shoulda lady use to prevent razor burn in her pubic and bikini area?

What shoulda lady use to prevent razor burn in her pubic and bikini area?

Use good technique: 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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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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Is there a way I can prevent razor burn every time I shave my legs?

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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I don't know if this a question docs can answer!! But is there a way to prevent razor burn on my legs seem to have tried everything!! ?

I don't know if this a question docs can answer!! But is there a way to prevent razor burn on my legs seem to have tried everything!! ?

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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How can I get rid of really bad razor bumps?

How can I get rid of really bad razor bumps?

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