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Doctor insights on: How To Get Wax Strips Off Your Leg Without Pulling The Skin Off

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My hair leg hair grows right after i shave. as of right now i can't get any sort of laser surgery. what can i do? i tried waxing, shaving.

My hair leg hair grows right after i shave. as of right now i can't get any sort of laser surgery. what can i do? i tried waxing, shaving.

Hair growth : Short of seeing a dermatologist or plastic surgeon that specializes in aesthetics, not sure what else is out there and medically safe. I am sure you will find a lot of empty products with empty promises. ...Read more

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I wax my body but on my legs after waxing I still have these small dark spots. Can I get rid of them ?

I wax my body but on my legs after waxing I still have these small dark spots. Can I get rid of them ?

Hair follicles: Those dark spots are the hair follicles: the tiny holes that the hairs grow out of. After you remove the hair, the follicle is still alive, and starts to grow a new hair. The holes/follicles remain, and that is the dark spot you see. ...Read more

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Dark spots on lower legs, brown pores, sometimes red. Even when i wax they are very visible. The skin is smooth, no bumps. What could it be? Thanks :)

Dark spots on lower legs, brown pores, sometimes red. Even when i wax they are very visible. The skin is smooth, no bumps. What could it be? Thanks :)

Many possibilities: There are many things that may cause a discoloration of the skin. Cause may be genetic or environmental. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, sun exposure, insect bites, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause a discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I get small pimples on my arms and legs after a week of waxing. What should I do to prevent them?

I get small pimples on my arms and legs after a week of waxing. What should I do to prevent them?

Red bumps and waxing: Red bumps after waxing are know as folliculitis or inflammation of the hair follicle. Low dose (1%) Hydrocortisone cream one can buy over the counter should help. You might consider laser hair removal(lhr). See http://www.Accskin.Com. ...Read more

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I'm taking roaccutan and can i wax my legs? They say it can irritate.

I'm taking roaccutan and can i wax my legs? They say it can irritate.

Don't wax: Roaccutane has been implicated in a number of severe bad effects. Its desired therapeutic effect seems to be based on the oil glands becoming a less welcoming place for bacteria. Because this seems associated with other skin effects, adding the irritation of waxing is probably not a good idea. Is there any definite harm? No. ...Read more

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If you legs need waxing can hair make u itch?

If you legs need waxing can hair make u itch?

Yes: When new hair grows on shaved area it irritates the skin, causing itching. However if the hair is allowed to grow longer the itching will cease. ...Read more