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Is it okay to apple cider vinegar as natural Remedy for razor bumps? I use razor to shave my head

Is it okay to apple cider vinegar 
as natural Remedy for razor bumps?  I use razor to shave my head

RAZOR BUMP REMEDY: THERE IS NO NATURAL REMEDY FOR RAZOR BUMPS. IF IT IS BOTHERING YOU, PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more

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Can you tell me any home remedies that can cure razor bumps?

Can you tell me any home remedies that can cure razor bumps?

Better technique: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more

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What can I buy or make at home to make my razor bumps on my thighs go away ASAP? Going to a concert outside & its hot out & wanna wear shorts!

What can I buy or make at home to make my razor bumps on my thighs go away ASAP? Going to a concert outside & its hot out & wanna wear shorts!

Not asap.: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave > ...Read more

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I shave everyday and have noticed a few razor bumps around my pubic and labia area. Any good remedies to get rid of them?

I shave everyday and have noticed a few razor bumps around my pubic and labia area. Any good remedies to get rid of them?

DON'T shave labia: Or other delicate tissues. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize. ...Read more

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Whats a good med for razor bumps?

Whats a good med for razor bumps?

Razor bumps: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. ...Read more

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How to stop razor bumps from forming?

How to stop razor bumps from forming?

Good Technique: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more

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Is it okay for me to pop a razor bump?

Is it okay for me to pop a razor bump?

No harm: Everybody squeezes their zits. When the sebum and pus is cleared out they heal faster and better. If there is an ingrowing hair it can be freed to grow out. ...Read more

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How much time until razor bumps go away?

Variable: They may resolve on their own or may need treatment. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat razor bumps for good?

What can I do to treat razor bumps for good?

Shave with grain: Best tip is to exfoliate before you shave, make sure you are using a fresh blade and a good shaving cream (not soap). Then shave with (not against) the grain. Won't be as close but will cause far less irritation. You can also apply tend skin after you shave as well. ...Read more

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