Ingrown Hairs? Oh no!
Ingrown hairs can be so annoying, ugly, and sometimes even painful. So what are these things? How do they happen? And how can we treat and prevent them?
What are ingrown hairs?
Ingrown hairs, are hairs that have curled up and grown back into the skin or trapped under the skin. Many can cause inflammation, clogged pores, and in extreme cases even infection. Most common area for ingrown hairs are:
Neck or beard area for men.
What causes ingrown hairs?
As you can see from the diagram above, there are different types of ingrown. They are each caused by different things. Luckily there are ways to treat and prevent them, which I'll get into next but first, here are a few things that cause ingrown.
Chemical hair removal
Tight clothing that cause friction
When the hair is changing
Lack of exfoliation
Dry or dehydrated skin
Using products that clog pores
Using incorrect products for your skin type
How to treat and prevent ingrown hairs
Depending on what area is affected, there are various treatments. Currently at the Pronoia suite we offer the Vajacial treatment for the bikini area, fanny facial for the buttocks, the underarm detox also treats ingrowns, and then we have the beard facials for men.
Homecare is also essencial to you skin for prevention. Exfoliating no more than twice a week can help, staying hydrated, and moisturizing. Also keeping your hormones balanced, using products that are noncomedogenic, and using the correct products for your skin type.
How can you book a treatment:
Either through WhatsApp (954)707-9376
or through our online booking which you can find on our services page. I'm sure we will be able to accommodate you.