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Doctor insights on: Lighten Arm Hair

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Does arm pit hair grow at the same rate as other hair?

Does arm pit hair grow at the same rate as other hair?

No: Different parts of body have different % and duration of hair follicles in the growth phase (anagen). In general the rate of anagen is proportional to length of the hair. In other words, people who have difficulty growing long hair on their scalp have a shorter anagen. Normal anagen duration: scalp 2-6 yrs, eyebrows 4-8 wks, beard/chin 1 yr, armpits 4 months etc.. ...Read more

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Ingrown hairs n arms?

Ingrown hairs n arms?

See : See your dermatologist for treatment. This can be treated with laser or other meds. ...Read more

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Why would the hair stand up on my left arm and not the rig ht?

Lol: Medically it does not matter and will have no consequence do not worry be happy and do not think too much about it good luck ...Read more

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I have shaved my arm will i have normal soft hair after first session of laser not rough?

I have shaved my arm will i have normal soft hair after first session of laser not rough?

No: Laser hair removal is actually laser hair reduction. Hair has three growth phases, and only one phase is eliminated by laser. There needs to be multiple treatments to get a higher percentage of hair reduction. Usually 5-9 treatments are necessary ...Read more