When you have some unwanted hair on particular areas on your body, your initial solution is to remove it. Unwanted hair can make you feel less confident, especially during the season when you get to wear fewer clothes and feel the warm weather on your skin. While shaving can provide temporary solutions, if done improperly you could be ending up with ingrown hairs.

What are ingrown hairs?

Ingrown hairs are common in areas such as face, neck, legs, armpits, chest, back and your private parts. You are most likely exposed to getting ingrown hair if you constantly wax, pluck or thread your hair. An ingrown hair occurs when the sharp tip of the hair curls back or when it grows sideways into the skin. It is not a serious condition though. In fact, most ingrown hair might resolve on their own without getting any treatment. However, the red bump on your skin may look unsightly and sometimes, when it gets infected, it can be painful. You may start to see pus on the spots and may lead to folliculitis, a bacterial infection caused by bacteria like Staphylococcus. 

Can you prevent ingrown hairs?

The best way to prevent it from occurring is to either exfoliate before, or consider getting laser hair removal. If there are hairs on unwanted areas, it is best if you consider getting a laser hair removal treatment. If you keep on getting ingrown hairs, it’s high time you consider this type of hair removal treatment as laser hair removal treatment one of the most common cosmetic procedures in the world today and is very effective in removing unwanted hairs. In fact, it is one of the most widely used cosmetic procedures in the world today.

What is laser hair removal treatment?

Laser hair removal treatment works by sending concentrated laser light through the pigment in the hair. The laser light will be converted into heat, damaging the hair follicle and destroying it in the process. The process may sound painful, but rest assured that it is not. Though the treatment doesn’t remove the hair permanently, it will still drastically reduce hair growth that you won’t need to shave anymore! 

Laser hair removal treatment can be done anywhere on your body so you don’t have to worry at all —- your legs, back, underarms, bikini line, you name it. There is no limitation to the places where you can get this treatment. Many skin experts also recommend laser hair removal treatment to be done on people who have ingrown hairs or have frequent ingrown hairs because it can kill the actual hair shaft. As a result, the hair will never start to grow and will never coil under anymore. With this, you can enjoy smooth skin and flawless skin, free of hair and ingrown hair!