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Doctor insights on: How To Use Veet Wax Strips

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Do veet wax strips cause skin darkening?

Do veet wax strips cause skin darkening?

Hyperpigmentation: Waxing of any sort can cause inflammation, which in turn can cause hyper pigmentation, especially in darker skin types. Laser hair removal is a better option, you get less ingrown hairs, less chronic inflammation. Hyper pigmentation can be treated with a combination of steroids and bleaching creams. ...Read more

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I am removing my facial hair with veet wax strips but after 3 turns I am feeling my facial hair are getting thicker, may I stop using it??

I am removing my facial hair with veet wax strips but after 3 turns I am feeling my facial hair are getting thicker, may I stop using it??

Of course!: Have never seen a hair removal product that one could not stop using... otherwise, a person would be stuck using it forever. So, yes, a person can stop using whatever facial hair removal product he or she is using. ...Read more

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I waxed my vagina using veet wax strips and burnt it so bad the whole area is red and so painful I can barely keep my knickers on or even sit. Please?

I waxed my vagina using veet wax strips and burnt it so bad the whole area is red and so painful I can barely keep my knickers on or even sit. Please?

"Hot" wax treatment: I am very sorry that your wax treatment has turned "hot" and feels like the candle flame instead. Medically, the skin of the vulva, hair follicles, and perineum have been "injured" as the hair was removed. Your first step is to see a GYN MD before a possible secondary infection sets in. In the interim, the pain can be addressed by sitting in a hot bath and using ibuprofen temporarily. ...Read more

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Can you tell me for underarm wax removal, is veet or nairs better in terms of the hair removal and regrowth time?

Can you tell me for underarm wax removal, is veet or nairs better in terms of the hair removal and regrowth time?

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal for permanent hair reduction without the use of chemicals or electrolysis is recommended to most of my patients. We have found the Gentle ProMax the most comfortable and efficacious device. ...Read more

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Is it okay to strip and wax floors and move desk while pregnet cause in summer that's what we have to do at the schools. I am 9 weeks pregnet.

Is it okay to strip and wax floors and move desk while pregnet cause in summer that's what we have to do at the schools. I am 9 weeks pregnet.

Pregnancy activity: During pregnancy, most women can be as active as they were before they got pregnant. This includes traveling, working, exercising, and having sex. At least 30 minutes of exercise on all or most days of the week is recommended. Whether or not you should stop working depends on your health, your baby's health, and what your work involves. Usually you can work up until you go into labor. ...Read more

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Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Hair removal: Yes depending on how it is done. Laser hair removal usually has the least side effects. As the other methods usually involve physicl trauma or chemicals. ...Read more

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About 2 months ago I tried waxing strips for my underarms. I had this blotchy rash behind my left shoulder and it's only there and is still there?

About 2 months ago I tried waxing strips for my underarms. I had this blotchy rash behind my left shoulder and it's only there and is still there?

Need a photo.: I can't think of any way that waxing strips could cause a rash in an area that you did not wax. A photo would be helpful. Does the rash itch? You might try OTC hydrocortisone cream, and if that doesn't help, see a dermatologist and get a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can a self bikini wax if waxing strip pulled wrongfully and forcefully can bring heavy bleeding in urine?

Can a self bikini wax if waxing strip pulled wrongfully and forcefully can bring heavy bleeding in urine?

See a doctor: Blood in the urine is not normal and could signal infection stone, or tumor, among other possibilities. Forceful removal of bikini wax strip wax could cause injury and bleeding of tissues. If the bleeding from injury contaminated the urine as urine exited the body, you might misinterpret this as urinary bleeding. Your doctor can help sort this out. ...Read more