razor bump


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razor bump

n.
A small swelling that develops when the sharpened point of a razor-cut hair shaft grows back into the skin, sometimes resulting in inflammation and infection.
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8221; the BumpeFace Razor Bump Fighter can be used as a pre-shave, shaving cream and after shave.
1-selling and time-tested Bump Stopper-2 Razor Bump Treatment, High Time offers a Sensitive Skin Formula, along with specialty aerosol-free shaving gels and creams for greater protection and coverage during shaving and a lighter Liquid Bump Stopper Plus Razor Rash Relief for today's active lifestyles.
a maker of treatments for razor bumps, says it has introduced two new products for women.
Prior to Phillips' revolutionary discovery, it was believed that the only solution to the razor bump problem was to either stop shaving altogether or use a depilatory method of shaving, which proved to be intolerable for many shavers.
They were initially tested by the Army Air Force Department of Dermatology in 1991, with conclusive results that stated: "Bump Stopper and Bump Stopper-2 razor bump treatments are outstanding for the control and management of PFB.
Became facial and body hair is particularly curly, shaving too closely at acute angles results in sharpb pointed hair that can easily enter the skin as ingrown hair and result in razor bumps, a condition referred to formally as pseudofoliculitis barbae or PFB.
Before Phillips' revolutionary discovery it was believed that the only solution to the razor bump problem was to either stop shaving altogether or use a depilatory, which proved to be intolerable for many shavers.
It also reduces sebum in oily skin, improves skin elasticity to prevent stretch marks and soothes razor bumps.
Additionally, it's enriched with aloe and oat extract that enables individuals to shave wet or dry without having to worry about nicks or razor bumps.
It's best for legs, underarms, and even the bikini area, if we're not prone to skin irritation, razor bumps, or ingrown hairs.
Hall methods include strict adherence to a total program, with the objective being dramatic clearing and radiant skin achieved by those suffering with Acne, Dark Spots, Razor Bumps, Sun Damage, and fine lines/wrinkles without the use of prescribed medications with their negative side effects.
Pseudofolliculitis barbae, better known as razor bumps, is poorly studied in women, but may have a different etiology than in men and could be indicative of underlying hormonal comorbidities, based on data from 62 men and 62 women.