ingrown hair

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Noun1.ingrown hair - a hair that does not emerge from the follicle but remains embedded in the skin (usually causing inflammation)
pilus, hair - any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal; "there is a hair in my soup"
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Skin Clearing by Neutrogena Men contains five products designed to help prevent and treat men's most common skin problems, including breakouts, blackheads and ingrown hairs.
While rich, creamy lotions can help to soothe the skin these can also block newly-exposed pores, leading to ingrown hairs.
For those in the shaving camp, the company said its Van Der Hagen brand delivers the double-edge, single-blade wet shave experience, complete with brushes that lift the hair and soaps and oils that moisturize the skin and create a rich lather, reduce irritation, help prevent ingrown hairs (razor bumps) and provide a smoother, closer shave.
But, there is a downside - trying to get our bikini line to be flawlessly smooth, without ingrown hairs, red bumps, or wax burns.
At Aqua Velva, we know that the right post-shave routine can significantly improve the post-shave experience and designed Aqua Velva Sensitive 5-in-1 After Shave Balm to deliver a better shave by helping to prevent or relieve ingrown hairs, dryness, bumps, redness and other post-shave irritation.
African Black Soap--which has been used for centuries, reduces irritation and ingrown hairs, while aloe softens skin.
TRY A 2-STEP TECHNIQUE: Once your skin is sudsed, first run the razor in the direction the hair grows (so for your legs, move downward-it'll reduce risk of ingrown hairs and nicks).
I've never been keen on clandestine pickups, men hungering for honeyed holes to ring their bleating eyes & lips moaning a message made plain by beards who ache to feel ambient heat threading through ingrown hairs yet know bigger hands palm flushed cheeks in dark gym locker rooms' darkest corners.
Some of the most common reasons for seeking laser hair removal treatments include skin irritation from shaving, waxing and tweezing, problems with ingrown hairs, and embarrassment from excessive hair.
Use a scrub or brush to not only invigorate the skin, but also tackle tougher and thicker areas of skin where the hair may have more trouble pushing through, which can lead to ingrown hairs.