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Long Ingrown Hairs
Yes, can grow very l: But usually irritating to skin, and usually results in a blocked oil gland. Will heal quickly after hair is liberated. ...Read more
Our hair follicles are meant to erupt and to grow straight out of the skin. Often, a hair may turn into the channel out of which it should grow, and penetrates the skin, causing swelling and irritation. This may happen because of blockage or with very curly hair. These are not always a problem unless the hair does not erupt and then possibly leads to infection ...Read more
Deep and long ingrown hairs that circle into skin and never come out completely. All over my body, even places that have never had hair removal done.
Ingrown hairs: This is common condition common with certain genetic backgrounds. When this occurs in the beards of men it is known as pseudofolliculitis barbae. You should refer to this term online and search for the preventive measures for yourself. It can occur in areas without shaving, but this increases the risk greatly. The bumps can get secondarily infected. ...Read more
Ingrown hairs on chin... Always extract them myself with tweezers but they always grow back in the same way and grow long under my skin. Solutions?
Using philips lumea ipl, but have ingrown hairs, can't stopp myself to take them off(finding long hairs sometimes), what to do and how ipl work on them ?
It is: It is suppose to work on removing and reducing hair. If not please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Ingrown hairs and boil like bumps in the vaginal area? Not a lot, two ive had for a long time, small, and one i recently got but a bit bigger.
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On my lower back I have long thick hair. Considering i'm a young female it's kind of embarrassing. I teied waxing but it left me with ingrown hairs and I don't want to shave it because I don't want it to come back thicker/ darker. Is there anything I can
Shavings : There is a medication called vaniqa that may work. However shaving the area daily should also work if you still get sores your dermatologist can prescribe medication. ...Read more