Ways to prevent ingrown hair
If you have thick and coarse hair, you have higher chances to have ingrown hair. It happens as dead skin usually blocks the hair follicle, forcing the hair to grow under the skin. It causes pain, itchiness and inflammation. There are ways to do away with the discomfort caused due to ingrown hair. Having dead skin can cause ingrown hair. To remove the thick layer of dead skin exfoliates on regular basis. You can purchase a readymade scrub or make one at home. If you want an easy one mix rock salt in your shower gel before you shave or wax. Use of retinoid is also a good way to remove dead skin and pigmentation caused due to ingrown hair. It is advisable that you take the advice of a skin expert before you use retinoid. Go for laser surgery It is a bit expensive but it gives you the desired results. It removes hair right from the root as it is targeted to the hair follicle. It stops the hair from growing back. It does require regular follow ups. It takes few weeks to months to completely remove the hair. Kaya's Laser Hair Reduction service has become the gold standard destination across India, for both men and women. We at Kaya use advance laser technology which is US-FDA approved and absolutely safe for Indian skin type. Using a US FDA approved gentle laser light technology; the service targets the hair follicles to reduce your body hair from the roots without having any effect on the surrounding skin. It's suitable for all skin types, and we recommend minimum 6 sessions for best results- smooth, hair-free skin. With high-end technology, we also understand the need of having an expert on board to offer the service appropriately in order to get accurate results. The expertise at Kaya include highly skilled and seasoned Laser Beauty Therapists, who undergo in-depth training before getting the certification to execute the service in the clinics. To know more click: https://www.kaya.in/ To prevent ingrown hair follow the below suggestions:
- Every day, massage the affected area in a circular motion using a wet washcloth or an exfoliating scrub to soften the skin. It helps you to remove any stubborn ingrown hairs.
- Always use warm water before shaving and then apply a shaving gel.
- Shave in the same direction your hair is growing.
- Apply an antibacterial cream after you shave to reduce irritation.