How can I get rid of my bikini razor burn?

Razor burn bikini. For razor burns in the bikini area, first of all stop shaving there for a week or more. Remember, razor burns come from a razor! wash with an antibacterial soap and do not wear tight panties. An antibiotic cream or ointment applied a couple of time a day may cure any possible infection. If no better, see a dermatologist.
Usually resolves w/o. Tx. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard.

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Have had really painful/itchy razor burn around bikini area for 2 weeks. Itching wakes me up at night and irritates me all day. How to get rid of it?

Long time. Usually razor burn won"t last this long by itself. Have you used anything in the area to try to treat it that you might be allergic to? This could have started as a razor burn and become a contact dermatitis. If so, over the counter hydrocortisone could help. You could be aggravating it in your sleep by scratching. To break the itch scratch cycle, benadyrl at bedtime can help. If these don't work. Read more...

I have a brown rash on my bikini line? What is it? Is it razor burn? And what can I do to get rid of it? What cream will get rid of it? Thank you

Needs evaluation. Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. You may want to try and over the counter yeast medication while waiting for an appointment to see if that helps. Read more...

I have shaved my bikini area but its now got red spots on it and is razor burn and shaving rash how do I get rid of it?

Rash resolved on own. Usually. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push too hard. Read more...

I can't stand how severe I get razor burn! Any tips on getting rid of bikini bumps and how to prevent it?

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

How can I get rid of shaving rash/razor burn?

It will usually. Resolve without treatment. Insure that you use fresh sharp blades vice dull blades. If the hair is more than several mm long – then trim it before shaving it. Wash the area before shaving – warm water can help to soften the hairs. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid putting products on your face that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in the direction of the hair – not against it. Read more...

How can I get rid of razor burn and ingrown hairs by my inner thigh?

Razor burn. Use a clipper or electric razor. Cutting those little tiny hairs to short causes them to turn inward and cause folliculitis barbari, much less attractive and potentially infective than a little bush. Read more...
Razor burn./ bumps. 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...