ingrown hairs


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in·grown hairs

hairs that grow at more acute angles than is normal, and in all directions; they incompletely clear the follicle, turn back in, and thereby cause pseudofolliculitis.
Synonym(s): burrowing hairs
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Janet Prystowsky , a board certified dermatologist in New York City, explained to Medical Daily: "The injury to the follicles does not distort them so ingrown hairs are not likely.
In the same way that a facial extracts goo from the pores on your face, a Vajacial extracts ingrown hairs with a pair of tweezers.
According to Aveda, the products have been clinically proven to soothe and relieve razor irritation and razor burn, and to minimize ingrown hairs for clear, healthy-looking skin.
Also use a dry brush after two days, then two or three times a week after, but don't go mad as this can cause ingrown hairs.
You can prevent and repair razor burn and ingrown hairs with Whish's Flawless Ingrown Hair Serum, made with willow bark extract and papaya.
If you're interested (ladies, it is coming up to Christmas; chaps, you need to know this), the products Yogi used on me were; Proraso preand post-shave cream, Proraso shaving cream (which contains eucalyptus and coconut oils) and PFB Ingrowing Hair Cream (formulated to aid in the relief of ingrown hairs, razor burn and bumps.
Containing no alcohol, acids or caustic ingredients, both items not only provide a close, comfortable shave, but also, when regularly used, help prevent and cure razor bumps and ingrown hairs, according to the manufacturer, Madison, Wis.
Larry Butler was sentenced to more than 14 years in prison after filing claims against four different manufacturers, alleging that their razors caused him to have ingrown hairs that scarred his face, officials said.
Also known as shaving bumps it is caused by ingrown hairs which are given opportunity to develop when hair is tightly curly or kinky and is closely shaved.
Barc products are formulated with glycolic acid to exfoliate and include ingredients such as chamomile extract to calm and moisturize while reducing irritation, ingrown hairs, and razor bumps--a painful and disfiguring problem, particularly for black men.
Powerful moisturising properties combined with an antibacterial barrier make Lotil the perfect potion for dry and sore skin, cracked heels, cuts and grazes, shaving, ingrown hairs, moisturiser, eczema treatment, spots, burns, blisters, bites and stings.
The best way to deal with razor bumps and ingrown hairs is to develop a before-and-after shaving system.