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How To Use Veet Wax Strips
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
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??
Accidentally use for Veet wax strips that I used to remove the hair on the bikini area, I have sticky stuff and tingling. How do I get veet wax off?
Probably: You probably have had a irritant reaction to this product. Please see a dermatologist to get the correct treatment. ...Read more
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
I have asked and people say wax, don't shave or use nair/veet. Do they have the same effect as waxing does?
Products: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more
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
Hi guys I am totally freaking out two days ago I decided to wax off my side burns I have porcelain skin and black hair with the new veet easy wax electrical roll on kit and I used the roll on applicator with the small nuzzle usually used for underarms and
? Your question?: You didn't ask a question here -- if you have one, maybe we can help. ...Read more
How do I treat bikini line, above pubic area, and legs that has pussy spots+red irritated, itchy painful skin after waxing with veet electric roll on?
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
I recently waxed my underarms using a waxing strip and there is now a prominent dark wax mark on my underarms and it is a little itchy. What can I do?
Soak: Soak areaswith wet towel to loosen and peel off strips. ...Read more
I used veet vax strips but after a minute small hives take out on my skin what to do pls suggest?
Veet vax strips: I suggest that you find an alternative to the veet vax strips. ...Read more
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
I used waxing strips more than 10 days ago which left a scab and now a dark scar. Will this scar be permanent? Is there anything I can do to remove it
Likely ok: Unless you keloid easily this will like heal within a few weeks without leaving a scar. Just keep it clean to avoid infection. ...Read more
As I was waxing my arms, the hot wax burned my skin. I went ahead with the wax strip which ripped off my burned skin. How long for skin to grow back?
Takes: It will take months to heal. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
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?
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