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03 Feb 2004

ingrown hair?
Hi Doc

I am really worried I get htese ingrown hair at the outside-leg area of my bikini libe-usually after shaving/waxing. Its starts looking like a pimpel but nothing happen if I squeeze it and then it makes a huge read buldge like a bloed blasie and its swollen to the inside like swollen gland. No ointments , squuzing helps and this last up to 2-3 months. When a little puzz will come out and a lot of blood make a black mark and start to heal. This happen even if I never squeeze it? Is this an ingrown hair or something else? Im not sexually active
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01 Jan 0001

It sounds like an ingrown hair. This is common with shaving or waxing. Try using an exfoliator afterwards. This may help prevent ingrown hairs.

Best wishes
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