If you're prone to ingrown hairs
, consider depilatory creams, electrolysis or laser removal instead of shaving.
It's best for legs, underarms, and even the bikini area, if we're not prone to skin irritation, razor bumps, or ingrown hairs
The 5-in-1 Sensitive After Shave Balm is intended to provide the following five benefits: non-burning; all-day moisture; helps prevent bumps; soothes redness; and helps fight ingrown hairs
Honey & Black Seed--In this formula, an Arabian honey acts a moisturizing humectant with antibacterial properties, while the fatty acids in black seed oil help improve circulation and calm skin irritation and reduce ingrown hairs
We tike Completely Bare's Calm Down Ingrown Hair
, Razor Bump & Redness Eliminator ($11, ulta.
Regular exfoliation is vital too, as it preps legs for tanning and stops ingrown hairs
Exfoliating is key," she says "Make sure you tackle thicker areas where the strands may have trouble pushing through, which can lead to ingrown hairs
OUR VERDICT: Professional laser treatment has proved to be a permanent solution for unwanted body hair, as well as a far less painful alternative to waxing, shave burns and ingrown hairs
, caused by other hair removal methods.
No cuts, no mess, no ingrown hairs
and no side effects.
Thank 'Sex and the City' for the obsession with a hairless nether region, and California's Stript Wax Bar for bringing us the Vajacial - an answer to the ingrown hairs
and red bumps that some women experience after a bikini wax.
The contest will help promote two new products--Zero Bumps Bikini Spray, a mist that soothes, smoothes and eliminates bumps and irritation to help prevent ingrown hairs
, and Simply Smooth Hair Remover, features the company's breakthrough Odor Less Technology.
Made for all skin types, these products--which contain no paraben and are fragrance-free--are designed to soften skin, lessen irritation, revitalize complexion, combat ingrown hairs
, and exfoliate buildup with active ingredients such as salicylic and glycolic acid and methylsulfonylmethane (MSM).
Watch out for ingrown hairs
If you're prone to them, after shaving make sure you exfoliate for the next few days and try a soothing solution that aids in rebuilding bump-free skin without any unsightly redness.
Most importantly, at the age of 37, I developed a pilondial sinus--basically a boil around one of those many ingrown hairs
that drained inward instead of outward.
Braun's state-of-the-art Dual Epilator removes hair as small as a grain of sand from the root before the integrated Exfoliation Technology perfects the skin's surface by exfoliating thoroughly, promising up to 50 per cent less ingrown hairs
and perfectly smooth skin in just one stroke.