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How To Remove Hair Around The Vagina
Hair removal is either temporary, like tweezing, waxing or shaving, or permanent, in which the follicles are destroyed by electrolysis or a laser/light system. Very popular these days to reduce the density of hair in an area by laser hair removal. It needs to be repeated in a series to affect as many follicles as ...Read more
After hair removing of my vagina every month I got boils full of pus and it is painful. Wat can I do? I used razor to remove hair. Plz suggest me
See a doctor: These sound as if they may be infection with staphylococci, but without being able to see these cannot really diagnose. Please go see someone soon. This could get much worse very quickly. Good luck. ...Read more
Hard black pimple on the surface of my vagina it doesn't hurt when i touch it and it doesn't bleed or irritates me i have tried homemade hair removal treatment and it hasn't been removed what should I do?
Examination: 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 need a diagnosis of the skin lesion before you attempt home treatment ...Read more
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Depilatory rash: It is possible that a depilatory (hair removal) cream can cause irritation, an allergic reaction or even burns on delicate mucous membranes. It is also possible that this irritation can lead to a herpes breakout if the person has a genital herpes infection. Please see your dermatologist or ob/gyn for a more definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Yes by experienced : Laser hair removal is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed and therefore you may have heard of some complications such as burns. However, the risks are comparatively low when your procedure is performed by an experienced individual who is familiar with the proper settings. ...Read more
From years of bad shaving I have dark spots on my vagina. I now do laser hair removal which makes the dark spots recognizable. What should I do?
Dermatology consult: Please consult a dermatologist. Dark spots on your vulva or vagina may or may not be from shaving and need a physical exam. Benign vulvar melanosis is possible but needs an exam. Good luck. ...Read more
Can hair bumps on your vagina be itchy? Or becomes itchy when dry? And can you have a few of them From shaving and using veet hair removal cream.
Bumps : More than likely they ate from shaving or neet. Some rashes could be more serious and if not sure see your doc :) ...Read more
It is safe: This cream will not be absorbed and will have no effect on your developing baby. You may use it as directed without problems. ...Read more
I used hair removal on private area and broke out really bad on one side of my vagina it hurts when I use the bathroom and glands are swollen why?
Many causes: That area has many delicate soft tissues that responded vigorously and rapidly to trauma. Depending on the method used, there may be inflammation as it tries to heal or a low-grade infection. It should be improving after 7 to 10 days but if not, then you really should see a physician to ensure the problem is not significant. The swollen glands (lymph nodes) are a response to the inflammation. ...Read more
Does laser hair removal treatment of the vagina hurt? How safe is it? How much will it cost? Should you get it done if you have bumps on your vagina
Laser Hair Removal : Generally laser hair removal is safe. Any part of the body can be treated. Darker skin or lighter hair will not work as well. The more contrast between the skin and hair the better. Costs vary. $300-500 a treatment. 3-5 treatments, and an occasional touch up. Pain? Usually uncomfortable but not too bad. Topical creams can be used if needed. ...Read more
What hair removal cream is okay for the pubic area down by the vagina and armpit? And over-the-counter cream in case of rash?
Hair removal creams: As a dermatologist, I can tell you that over the counter products for hair removal very seldom work. Laser hair removal is the most effective, but expensive. Vaniqa (eflornithine) is a cream that can be used to reduce dark hairs, usually prescribed for facial hair, but could be effective in the armpits and groin. It is not covered by insurance. Hydrocortisone 1% cream for otc tx of rashes. ...Read more
Any natural masks i coul put on my bikin line&vaginal lips to make my vagina brighten&cleaner, to get rid of lil bumps and ingrowns from hair removal?
Rejuvenation : Skin irritation can be reduced in the area by a different form of hair removal such as laser hair removal when all irritation has resolved and hair growth has recovered. Pigment changes are more difficult to comment on because the nature of the issue might not be amenable to phototherapy. ...Read more
Be careful: I suggest caution in trimming hair in genital region, due to potential for abrasion and irritation. Infection in the area can also occur. We need to ask ourselves why humans have evolved with pubic hair? One possible idea: it can be protective during high-friction activities. You could consider trimming long hairs with scissors -- this would not cause you itching, abrasion, or open wounds. ...Read more
What to do if vagina hair grows across hair line like deeper inside line due to cream usage How to remove the hair grown inside after usage of cream?
See an ob/gyn: You should see an ob/gyn — this could be an infection — and hence opened to drain. ...Read more
Wax/shave: You can wax or shave. As for whitening, you should see a dermatologist — that area is too sensitive to use otc products. ...Read more
I had used a hair removing cream on my vagina. I removed it after 5 min. It was bleeding. Now it's itching VD rashes. Need help. I feel there is some swelling as well. Can I use vaseline or any other cream to as it as rashes and burning sensation.
I : I would recommend taking advil (ibuprofen) if you can tolerate advil with no problems, and taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) by mouth may help. Be sure all the cream has been washed off completely. You could try a soothing cream such as vagisil as well. If this doesn't help then you may need to be seen. ...Read more
NO: Scissors may be used to clip hair but not to shave it. ...Read more
Several things : Could be several things that rancher infection in the hair follicles use of bleach or an inflammatory skin condition, .recommend telemedicine video visit or photographs of the area to get specific advice and treatment ...Read more