Infected Ingrown Hair

Caused by Body Hair Removal

Infected ingrown hair is the one thing you will share with everyone who perform body hair removal. Why? Because the follicles become irritated and distorted. That can quickly lead to an ingrown hair that might become infected.

Ingrown hair can become infected with fungus or bacteria and then it is called folliculitis.

Would you like to see some folliculitis pictures?

I’m sure you have had numerous ingrown hair through the years!

Where is the most unlikely place you’ve had yours? I’m sure you are still convinced yours was the worst one ever!

This man uses chemical hair removal cream to remove his chest hair on a regular basis.

Of course shaving is the number one culprit when it comes to causes of ingrown hair.

Treating an infected ingrown hair

You simply know you have a problem when you wake up with itching skin that is an angry red and swollen.

The worst is to wait for the hair to come to the surface like in the photo.

You can add heat and moisture to the area to hasten the process. Apply a washcloth and hot water.

The heat draws the hair to the surface and the moisture softens the skin so the hair can grow through it.

If it doesn’t happen on its own, you’ll have to play doctor and “operate”.

Sterilize a thin, sharp needle in alcohol or boiling water. Carefully open the skin to let the hair and pus out. Remember the antibacterial ointment afterwards.

Don’t tweeze the hair out, but rather cut it short with a scissor. The skin will take a few days to heal. When it is healed it is the right time to start with some skin exfoliation to ensure other hair won’t follow suit.

Please share any story about hair removal with the other site visitors. You can also make comments, rate the stories, offer suggestions, air opinions, ask/answer questions or publish information.

Are you looking for some specific information, but don’t know where to look for it? Simply follow this link. Or type what you are looking for into the Search Box below and click on the search button. You will be taken there.

Custom Search

Other pages related to infected ingrown hair:

Follow any link for more information!

  • Do you think there is nothing to a laser and that it is very overpriced? Read here to understand why it is such an expensive piece of equipment. Please follow the links provided on that page to read some more about these fascinating machines.
  • Although waxing is accompanied by some pain, the long lasting results definitely makes it worth your while.
  • What is the difference between sugaring paste and sugaring gel? Did you even know there is a difference?

Go to Infected Hair Follicle from Infected Ingrown Hair
Go to Home of Hairremoval4guys

Did you like it? Share it!

Submit your original hairy story with a few descriptive images here.

Most Popular Pages

* Get information about hair waxing, specifically brazilian waxing techniques.

* Discover pubic hair designs and DIY tips.

* A few folliculitis pictures showing infection.

* Can you recommend any treatment to hirsute women that really work?

* Why are people living in the 21st century so obsessed with their pubic hair?

Protected by Copyscape Online Copyright Protection Software