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Doctor insights on: Unwanted Hair Removal Tweezing And Shaving

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Which lets hair grow faster, plucking or trimming ?

Which lets hair grow faster, plucking or trimming
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No effect on rate: Plucking or trimming will not effect there rate at which hair grows. Plucking may damage the follicle making you prone to ingrown hairs. ...Read more

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Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Hair removal: Yes depending on how it is done. Laser hair removal usually has the least side effects. As the other methods usually involve physicl trauma or chemicals. ...Read more

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Does pumice stone hair removal leave stubbles?

Does pumice stone hair removal leave stubbles?

Can: Abrasive use (pumice stone) is effective at removal of surface irregularities and dead skin layers. Usually not efficient for hair removal alone. If done too firmly, can irritate hair follicle openings and leave the stubble appearance you may be referring to in your question. ...Read more

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Is there any cream or oil or soap to remove unwanted hair?

Hair removal : There are many over the counter creams to remove hair. None are permanent. Electrolysis and laser hair removal are permanent but expensive. Laser only works is the hair is dark. Dark skin tones are a probl with laser and can get discolored. ...Read more

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Is shaving facial hair by razor make the hair stronger or longer ?

Is shaving facial hair by razor make the hair stronger or longer ?

No: The hair may feel coarser, shaving with a razor will not make it stronger or longer. ...Read more

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How to pluck eyebrow hair and other hair without damaging the follicle?

How to pluck eyebrow hair and other hair without damaging the follicle?

Plucking risks: I am not a dermatologist, but as far as I know, if you pluck a hair, you can reasonably expect that hair follicle to either be removed with the hair itself or to be damaged such that it will not grow another hair in that area. Do not pluck hairs you want to grow back again - best to just trim them. If you have hairs you want absolutely gone to never grow back, then plucking would be the way to go. ...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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Can I do laser treatment for removing unwanted hair on face or chin?

Can I do laser treatment for removing unwanted hair on face or chin?

Yes: The hair must be dark not g, silver or blonde . Unless you have a medical contraindication such as a pacemaker, keiloids, infection in the area and are on specific antibiotic you should be able to have LHR to the face and chin ...Read more

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Is there an at home way to remove unwanted hair permanently?

Is there an at home way to remove unwanted hair permanently?

Not in my opinion: Generally no. This needs to be done in an office. You can wax which will take the hair away for a period of time and then you rewax. Waxing regularly will keep it less noticeable , it is less expensive than perm. Removal and many women choose this method. ...Read more

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What is the easy, cheap, painless way to remove unwanted hair?

Grooming: Unfortunately you do not go to the doctor for grooming advice. Medicine has no comment on this question. ...Read more

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I'm wondering are epilators a good way to remove unwanted hair?

I'm wondering are epilators a good way to remove unwanted hair?

Notpermanentirritate: depending on location, laser hair hair removal is best and sometimes permanent. depilatories like nair are irritating. ...Read more

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Is there any cream or oil or soap to remove unwanted hair?

Hair removal : There are many over the counter creams to remove hair. None are permanent. Electrolysis and laser hair removal are permanent but expensive. Laser only works is the hair is dark. Dark skin tones are a probl with laser and can get discolored. ...Read more

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How can I remove unwanted hair on my arms as a woman?

How can I remove unwanted hair on my arms as a woman?

Lasers: The best way to remove unwanted hair on your body is laser hair removal since it is permanent. It does not work well if you have blond or grey hair. You can also wax, shave or use a depilitory but these will need to be redone regularly. ...Read more

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Hi dear, is that homeopathy treatment will remove unwanted hair from my body permanently . Could you please give my answer.

Hi dear, is that homeopathy treatment will remove unwanted hair from my body permanently . Could you please give my answer.

Which homeopathy tx?: Homeopathic remedies don't usually cover removing unwanted hair from the body. Please specify which formulation you are referring to. So we can further help answer your question. Usually homeopathic remedies treat symptoms that produce a like finding. For example, something that treats a symptom may produce similar if in much higher doses. Hence, 'homeo' or like/similar to the symptom. ...Read more

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Got some cuts when I had my face threaded to remove unwanted hair by a beauty therapist. I bled a little. Can I get HIV/ other diseases?

Got some cuts when I had my face threaded to remove unwanted hair by a beauty therapist. I bled a little. Can I get HIV/ other diseases?

No: Not possible to get HIV & other STDs through threading. Latter can only be transmitted through sexual activities. What can happen is some skin infection as the minor trauma can give access to skin bacteria like streptococcus or staphylococcus. However this wld not be common in healthy individuals and all u have to do is wash with soap and keep the face clean and dry. look for redness/pain. ...Read more

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I have really bad psoriasis on my legs (60% coverage). What can I use to remove unwanted hair?

I have really bad psoriasis on my legs (60% coverage). What can I use to remove unwanted hair?

Varies on severity: Small patches may respond well to various potencies of steroid cream, vit.D-like drugs, or vit a-derived meds. Larger areas of involvement may require immunosuppressant therapy like Methotrexate or new immune-modulator drugs like infliximab, etanercept, etc. The latter drugs have many side effects and precautions; so you should be under the care of a specialist in those. ...Read more

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I was obese n had hormonal imbalance. I lost 60 pounds became vegan n healthy.started laser treatment to remove unwanted hair but they still grow back?

I was obese n had hormonal imbalance. I lost 60 pounds became vegan n healthy.started laser treatment to remove unwanted hair but they still grow back?

Hair: There are several ailments that can cause hair growth in women. These should be evaluated by your doctor. In addition, laser hair removal requires repeated treatment to be ultimately fully effective. ...Read more

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I want to permanently remove unwanted hair from my chest, legs, back and hands. Any Ayurvedic cream or oil?

I want to permanently remove unwanted hair from my chest, legs, back and hands. Any Ayurvedic cream or oil?

Modern Rx: Forget Ayurveda for this. If you're sure you want your hair gone, electrolysis or laser treatment is relatively cheap and you may enjoy it. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How to remove unwanted hairs from my face?

How to remove unwanted hairs  from my face?

Threading : And ask your doctor at your next annual physical if a treatable internal condition may be causing your unwanted hair. ...Read more

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Whats the best way to remove unwanted hairs?

Many Options: While nothing permanently removes unwanted hair, there are a lot of options from waxing to creams to lasers. The effectiveness of these depends on many factors, especially the color of the unwanted hairs. If you have dark hair, lasers can be very effective. ...Read more

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Can Alma Soprano Diode Laser permanently remove unwanted facial hairs? which is the best laser?

Can Alma Soprano Diode Laser permanently remove unwanted facial hairs? which is the best laser?

Hair removal: Lasers, in general, can remove hair from a variety of body areas. If done by a qualified professional, this includes the face. The "best" laser for any particular application depends on the type of skin, the type of hair, and the provider's skill with the laser in question. ...Read more

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I have a concern, I have lot of hair around my bikini, i mean lots of pubic hair, and thats because i shaved it once. What is the best way to remove.

1st of all it's : Supposed to be there. Mother nature and biology has it there for a reason. Only our culture has decided it shouldn't be there. You can trim or shave or wax to remove it. But it will grow back. You can try laser hair removal but it takes several treatments and typically makes the hair finer and lighter in color but there is always some hair. ...Read more