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Waxing Or Shaving
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
Is brazillian wax or shaving better if I'm prone to ingrown hairs and prefer to keep the area bare? How do I best prevent irritation?
Shave.: In general waxing tends to create more ingrown hairs, because you're pulling the hairs out by their roots. Shave, but use a single-blade or electric razor, not the fancy multi-blade models. You won't get as close a shave, but that's the idea; ingrown hairs occur when hair shafts are shaved below the skin line, allowing them to grow inward instead of back out of the skin. ...Read more
I have dark peach fuzz everywhere on my body(stomach,breasts back, etc) What can I do to remove it besides wax and shaving? My skin is very sensitive
My hair leg hair grows right after i shave. as of right now i can't get any sort of laser surgery. what can i do? i tried waxing, shaving.
Hair growth : Short of seeing a dermatologist or plastic surgeon that specializes in aesthetics, not sure what else is out there and medically safe. I am sure you will find a lot of empty products with empty promises. ...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.
Is there an alternative to reduce hair other than shaving, waxing etc... a cream or some other alternative?
Nairs is a cream: I think that is what it is called. It makes the hairs fall out. There is something called magic powder/razor too that works the same way ...Read more
I tried everything to get rid of this dark shadow above my lip! i tried shaving waxing EVERYTHING! i even tried different masks but nothin works! ?
Hyperpigmentation: Increased pigmentation of skin may be inherited. This just may be your skin color. Continued trauma to the skin may darken the color even more. I would seek out consultation from a dermatologist to see if the skin can be lightened . There also are very good foundation makeups that can cover up darker skin. ...Read more
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