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Pores On Legs
Dilated Pore : A dilated pore is a condition in which a small skin tumor forms within a hair follicle. Dermatologists often call the resulting bump an open comedo, although a dilated pore does not have the exact same cause as acne blemishes from excess sebum. This skin problem is also frequently called a dilated pore of winer, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have got clogged pores on legs n hands.
They are like very tiny black bumps on skin n look very horrible..
even that part of the surface has got rough... What should I do at home to remove them ??
Clogged pores : I would suggest an examination to see what they are before suggesting a treatment ...Read more
What can I do to remove the big pores on my legs? Big pores with brown color and hair growing inside the skin
Is there any way to reduce the sight of pores on my legs after I shave? I put on lotion everyday but that doesn't seem to help.
Folliculitis: Shaving with a dull razor or shaving without lubricant can cause the base of the hairs to get pulled slightly out of the shaft, causing redness and irritation. Using hypoallergenic soaps or shave creams and applying moisturizers after shaving can help reduce this. ...Read more
Maybe shaving?: Some people do have darkening of the hair follicles following repeated shaving. Frequent, close-shaving causes minor trauma to the hair follicles and some folks can be sensitive to this, hence getting darker pores/follicles. If you stop shaving for an extended period of time, likely it will improve. Laser treatment /hair removal may help. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more