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Underarm Hair Removal After Lymph Node
I have a swollen lymph node in my armpit (doctor confirmed that is what it is). I want to get laser hair removal in armpits. Is that ok?
No: First things first. If there is a palpable node in axilla that does not represent hidradenitis then origin of node if first needed. One can have a metastatic tumor from arm or chest wall, a lymphoma or inflammatory node from shaving. Once Ca ruled out, one can use laser hair removal ...Read more
Hair removal is either temporary, like tweezing, waxing or shaving, or permanent, in which the follicles are destroyed by electrolysis or a laser/light system. Very popular these days to reduce the density of hair in an area by laser hair removal. It needs to be repeated in a series to affect as many follicles as ...Read more
Can you tell me for underarm wax removal, is veet or nairs better in terms of the hair removal and regrowth time?
Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal for permanent hair reduction without the use of chemicals or electrolysis is recommended to most of my patients. We have found the Gentle ProMax the most comfortable and efficacious device. ...Read more
I got my 2nd setting for hair removal laser. And after this setting, itching started in my bikini and axilla. Should I continue laser??
Reaction after laser: Having a localized reaction after a hair removal laser session is normal. Slight redness is common and the itching is most likely due to inflammation and a localized histamine response to the treated area. If it persists I would see your laser provider but it should be gone within 24 to 4$ hours. You should be able to have your next treatment without difficulty. ...Read more
Should not affect it: It really depends on the mole. A "regular" raised mole is of no consequence but a flat dark mole might have to be checked before the treatment is done. ...Read more
I am 32 years old an Indian resident 2 months pregnant wants to do underarm laser hair removal, whether it is safe?
What hair removal cream is okay for the pubic area down by the vagina and armpit? And over-the-counter cream in case of rash?
Hair removal creams: As a dermatologist, I can tell you that over the counter products for hair removal very seldom work. Laser hair removal is the most effective, but expensive. Vaniqa (eflornithine) is a cream that can be used to reduce dark hairs, usually prescribed for facial hair, but could be effective in the armpits and groin. It is not covered by insurance. Hydrocortisone 1% cream for otc tx of rashes. ...Read more
Is hair removal using laser harmful? Waxing hurts a lot & shaving isn't good either. I do all areas (hands, legs, bikini, armpit, face & neck). Thnx.
No matter what kind of hair removal process I do I keep getting ingrown hairs on my legs, arms, armpit, stomach and pubic area. Why am I prone to this?
My underarms skin got darken by using veet hair removal cream. Is there any way so that I can improve my underarms skin fairer?
22yrs old. I want to get laser hair removal (every where from my face down, including my back and underarms and privates. Everything) is it risky?
No: No. Very safe in the right hands See a cosmetic dermatologist for best results. ...Read more
In two days iam beginning laser hair removal on my forehead and underarms. I was wondering is the forehead a dangerous place for laser hair removal?
My underarms skin became black due to hair removal cream. Pls help me to get my natural complexion back.
Black underarms. I do waxing. Do not use hair removal cream. Problem since 4-5 years. Looks very odd. I feel very low. Pls help. I am 20 yrs. Tell me medicine?
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