How to get rid of ingrown hair from under a scab?

Extraction. It is difficult to remove an ingrown hair since the crust must be removed and the the hair extracted. It is difficult to do this on yourself as you can cause infection and scarring. See your dermatologist.

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How do I get rid of ingrown hair for good?

No such thing. ...as "for good" in many medical problems. You can always get another one.Removal w/ laser however could decrease the chances of more lesions as good modification of you self care but you haven't stipulated what part of the body, are you shaving, or plucking or what else is being done etc. Read more...

How do I get rid of ingrown hair scars? I get a Brazilian every 4-5 weeks, but don't always get products to prevent ingrowns. Now I have little scars.

Quit Brazilians. The hair treatment is not good for you and contrary to what you think, it is unhygienic. You are not only wasting your money, you are hurting your health. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. Read more...

How to get rid of ingrown hair on vagina fast?

No fast tx. Treat like acne pimple. Hot soaks, acne cream. Watch the shaving! Hope this helps. Good Luck. Read more...

Can I rub pumice stone on my legs to get rid of ingrown hair?

No. Ingrown toe nail is painful and may get worse caused by infection. It is very unlikely that pumice stone would change the course. See you doctor for advice and treatment including surgical removal of the ingrown section, if infected. Read more...

How can I get rid of ingrown hair scars on my thighs without surgery? I am African American. I've tused ambi fade cream for a year but saw no results.

See a dermatologist. No surprise about ambifade. Not everybody needs the same thing. Prescription cream? Laser? Relax and give it some time? A skin DR will evaluate your needs and desires. Read more...

For black skin, is there any way to get rid of ingrown hair scars on the thighs without laser removal (besides topical creams)?

Scars or color? two differing issues, both related to your condition. seek someone versed in women of color and skin and possibly laser usage locally or locoregionally if desired. Read more...

What do I do to get rid of a pea sized possible ingrown hair along my inner butt/bikini line?

Ingrown Hair Tips. Apply warm compress, wash the affected area using a washcloth or soft-bristled toothbrush. Use a circular motion for several minutes. You can also carefully use a sterile needle and insert it under the hair loop to gently lift embedded hair tip. Retinoids applied to your skin help with exfoliation and can reduce the thickening/darkening of the skin that often occurs on skin prone to ingrown hairs. Read more...