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Any medicine to leesen the hairs on face and body?

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Dr. Morton Levitt
Pathology
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In brief: Hirsutism

Excess body and facial hair can be "genetic, " or can, rarely, be indicative of an underlying condition, such as pcos or another endocrinopathy.
There are both depilatory skin treatments widely available as well as electrolysis by a licensed practitioner to remove the excess hairs. Depending on how much is to be treated, these approaches can be useful. If any weight gain? Irregular periods? See md.

In brief: Hirsutism

Excess body and facial hair can be "genetic, " or can, rarely, be indicative of an underlying condition, such as pcos or another endocrinopathy.
There are both depilatory skin treatments widely available as well as electrolysis by a licensed practitioner to remove the excess hairs. Depending on how much is to be treated, these approaches can be useful. If any weight gain? Irregular periods? See md.
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology

In brief: Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is one of the most commonly done cosmetic procedures in the U.
S. It beams highly concentrated light into hair follicles. Pigment in the follicles absorb the light. That destroys the hair.

In brief: Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is one of the most commonly done cosmetic procedures in the U.
S. It beams highly concentrated light into hair follicles. Pigment in the follicles absorb the light. That destroys the hair.
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