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My skin is burning after using nair! It left 3 very small openings in my skin, and those areas burn, what do I do?

My skin is burning after using nair! It left 3 very small openings in my skin, and those areas burn, what do I do?

Cortaide: Switch to a differnt product.....Go to the drug store and put some cortaide on the irritated area ...Read more

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How do I get rid of this unwanted facial hair I don't like tweezing, waxing or shaving plus my Dr. told me not to shave and Nair burns my skin ?

How do I get rid of this unwanted facial hair I don't like tweezing, waxing or shaving plus my Dr. told me not to shave and Nair burns my skin ?

Consider laser: Laser hair removal is an FDA approved process which can permanently reduce hair growth. All skin types can be treated by a board certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon familiar with laser technology. While there are certain risks to consider, the benefits of long term hair removal are well worth it. The process is nearly pain free and affordable. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove facial hair? Without shaving or using nair hair removal products it burns my skin, I use extra sensitive skin products.

What is the best way to remove facial hair? Without shaving or using nair hair removal products it burns my skin, I use extra sensitive skin products.

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is the most effective method to remove facial or body hair. Electrolysis can be used for smaller regions but is less reliable and technique dependent than lasers. Lasers are very safe if performed by a skilled and experienced physician or provider. Vaniqa cream also helps reduce hair growth by 40% but effects wear off after discontinuing use. Laser effects are long-lasting. ...Read more

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How do you tend to nair face burns?

How do you tend to nair face burns?

Gentle care: Chemical burns are similar to heat burns. It is simply inflammation which means increase blood flow to the area to promote healing. Depth determines care. Do not use ice worsens already injured skin. Cool water soaks help as can taking anti-inflammation medicines like Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Avoid any further damage (excess heat/sun)as this can cause scarring . Good skin cream applied daily/gently helps. ...Read more

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Does nair burn?

Does nair burn?

Nair: If you are sensitive to the chemicals in Nair - it could cause a skin burn. ...Read more

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What prescriptions are used for a nair burn?

What prescriptions are used for a nair burn?

Typically with a : superficial burn, we use aquaphor and cool soaks even ice water to calm the skin and aspirin. ...Read more

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How much does Nair burn?

Nair: Nair may or may not burn. If you are sensitive to the chemicals in Nair - it could cause a burn to the skin with pain. ...Read more

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Could vaseline heal nair burns?

Could vaseline heal nair burns?

Helpful: Vasoline does not specifically "heal" anything. Our bodies do the healing. Vasoline is soothing and created a fairly waterproof barrier which may facilitate the healing process. ...Read more