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How To Remove Hair From Your Butt Crack At Home
So this is awkward.. But how do I remove hair from my butt crack without getting bad ingrown hairs or severe itchyness?
Steps below: Shave with sharp single bladed razor in one direction only. Wet the skin with warm water before shaving and use a lubricating gel.Don,t shave too close to the skin. rinse blade with water after each strike and apply cool wash cloth to the area after shaving ...Read more
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
Help-i have redness & small blisters & cracks (burns?) from laser hair removal on face, neck & corners of mouth what should I use to heal w/o scars?
Ointment: It sounds like you may have some mild burns from the hair removal laser. Any cracks or blisters should be covered with antibiotic ointment and kept clean. Avoid any sun exposure until you are cleared by your treating physician to reduce any damage. The face usually recovers very quickly from this type of treatment. ...Read more
Red blisters/skin cracks on the inner thighs near vaginal opening. Painful when pee/hot water touches it. Used Nair hair removal. Is it likely a burn?
Sounds like it could: Be a chemical burn.If it's a small area , you may get away with Neosprin.Use uristT tablits to stop burning. ...Read more
Yes: Many men and some females have gluteal cleft hair growth ...Read more
Is there any reason why I shouldn't shave the hairs in my butt crack? Will it smell worse be sweaty create friction or will people find out?
Try it: Whether you shave or not will not likely affect the odor. But if not cleanly shaven, the short stub from the partly cut hair may cause irritation. People will only find out if you bare your butt to them. ...Read more
Hi. I have had a bruise on my butt crack for several days now and it gets worse everyday. now has a white head on a lump. I cannot sit down anymore.
Possible abcess: Sounds like you may have developed an abcess (a collection of pus/infection) in that area. If this is the case, you need tobee seen by a medical professional who can see if the pus needs to be drained out and possibly antibiotics. This should not get put off as these things can get very bad and the infection can spread, including into your body. ...Read more
Do any of the home laser hair removers actually remove hair permanently and if so which ones can be used on a man's face?
None. : I don't believe any would be so good to do that. ...Read more
Im considering buying a tria laser for home use for facial hair removal. Will it remove all my facial hair permanently as it states?
Not sure: It is truly difficult to evaluated the claims of the manufacturer. ...Read more
Can I use tria laser at home for hair removal?I had stress urticaria before 1.5 year, removed by steroid.Now the urticatia go and come with stress.
Pain free laser: Hair removal is one of the most common sought after cosmetic treatments. Home remedies now include low level laser devices. For faster and effective treatments the new Soprano XL laser can be used without anesthesia to provide long lasting hair reduction. Waxing, shaving, threading, plucking , and electrolysis are temporary and more irritating to skin compared to properly performed laser Rx. ...Read more
Laser hair removal is young only about 11 years old so we don't really know the long term reduction in hair. A positive result is an 80% reduction in hair. So far the majority of the time there is minima regrowth at 10 years but in all likelihood if the follicle isn't dead there will be some regrowth in years to come
Somewhat: Home laser hair removal devices that have come out recently such as the tria system are effective at removing hair. But in order to make them safe for home use, manufacturers can't duplicate the power of in-office devices. So usually a lot of treatments are necessary to see some improvement. Also they are not idea for light color hairs or patients with dark or tan skin. ...Read more
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Hair removal cream: Check with your pharmacist for "gentle" cream for sensitive areas such as revitol which has been recommended by couple of my teen-age patients. Shaving is ok for the pubic area but not for the labia because of risk of lecerating skin. ...Read more
Hypertrichosis : Threading, waxing and topical medications can be tried. For permanent hair removal, consultation with a dermatologist or plastic surgeon is recommended. Many of the available options are safe but there is a risk for complication. Hypertrichosis should be ruled out if this hair growth is new and abnormal. ...Read more
No: No, it should not be performed at this point in your pregnant. The ultimate decision is up to you, but it will be difficult to find a physician that will perform this procedure while you are pregnant. It is safer to wait till you have delivered the baby and are no longer breast feeding (if you choose to do that). ...Read more
Would using a pumice stone everyday for three weeks remove hair, either permanently or temporarily?
Pumice: Pumice works through friction. Although pumice is usually used to smooth down rough skin, repeated use could wear off hairs. Please be careful not to abrade your skin with too frequent or aggressive use of pumice. It would not cause permanent loss unless you really damaged the skin. ...Read more
Would mixing three tbsp of turmeric with three tbsp of milk, if used daily, remove hair, including stubble?
Probably not: See a dermatologist to discuss your options. ...Read more
How do you remove hair from a guys front side of neck, and arond the sides of his chin? Please Help? Razed don't work.
Would the a turmeric mixture remove hair immediately. For example, if i used this evening, would it be gone by the morning?
No : It would not, unless the mixture contains something unknown to us in addition turmeric. ...Read more
Hi, what would you say about the lumea ipl from philips for personal use at home, is it effective for long term hair removal?
Home hair removal: You get what you pay for. Devices for home use have to be able to do the least damage to the most people. Caveat emptor. ...Read more
I want to know if i remove hair my face by wax is it good or know?Because I have a lot hair on my face and body can I remove by wax my body and face
Grooming: Unfortunately this is the type of question that is not appropriate here. One does not go to the doctor for grooming advice. Medicine has no position on whether waxing is 'good' or 'bad'. ...Read more
Hair removal: Laser hair removal technology became widespread in the us and many other countries from the 1990s onwards. It has been approved in the United States by the fda since 1997. With this technology, light is directed at the hair and is absorbed by dark pigment, resulting in the destruction of the hair follicle. This hair removal method sometimes becomes permanent after many sessions. ...Read more
No: Hair naturally grows back if a person naturally removes hair. That's because we humans are mammals and are supposed to have hair... It's just the way we're made. However, if one keeps plucking the same place, she may end up with enough chronic damage to all the follicles in that area and create a permanent bald spot. ...Read more