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Shaving Rash

Razor Rash


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  • For men, this seems to offer the option of sporting a lifetime beard or presenting to the world a freshly shaved rash where the neck, jaw and cheeks once existed. For women, the dilemma could make for a long summer wearing pants.[health.howstuffworks.com]
  • To achieve relief from these problems first check that the skin appears to be free from infection – angry red areas or spots are symptoms – if present, treat with Aloeclear to sooth and cool the skin.[executive-shaving.co.uk]
  • “However, if persistent, progressive or any signs of infection present, one should seek evaluation by a healthcare professional.”[today.com]
  • With skin chafing the skin becomes irritated and inflamed and there is sometimes a painful rash present. Treatment Razor rash is frequently caused by shaving too closely, a blunt blade, dry shaving or being too rough when shaving.[skleersg.com]
  • The practice of shaving appears to be on the wane at present. A combination of factors has led to this state of affairs. The last few years have been notable for a beard boom the likes of which have not been seen since the 70s.[mankind.co.uk]
Physician
  • If irritation persists, consult with a physician. In case of eye contact, flush with water. Keep out of reach of children.[amazon.com]
  • If skin irritation develops, discontinue use and consult a physician. Keep out of reach of children.[walgreens.com]
Severe Pain
  • Clever 6 If it gets worse, seek advice If your rash is severe, painful or getting worse, see your GP. Many rashes are harmless, but some can be symptoms of conditions like psoriasis, which may need medical advice.[dove.com]
Weakness
  • Anyone can get folliculitis, but certain things may make you more susceptible to infection such as overexposure to hot water for long periods of time, trauma from surgery or injury and a weak immune system.[netdoctor.co.uk]
Nightmare
  • If you prefer your facial hair in the ‘non-existent’ category – and the idea of a full beard gives you hives – you’re probably well familiar with the nightmare of life that’s shaving rash.[pedestrian.tv]
Burning Pain
  • With natural anti-inflammatory properties, it reduces redness and swelling, as well as soothing the burning pain associated with shaving rash.[sallybeauty.co.uk]
Back Pain
  • However, the rash quickly spread to the rest of her body, and when she started suffering from back pains, the receptionist was rushed to hospital. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view.[independent.co.uk]
  • But the rash quickly spread and after being rushed to A&E with back pains, tests revealed she had an 8.5cm mass growing in her chest.[express.co.uk]
  • However, the patches quickly spread across her body and she was rushed to A&E with back pains. Tests revealed she had an 8.5cm mass growing in her chest and that her rash was a rare symptom of an unusual form of Hodgkin lymphoma.[dailymail.co.uk]
Purpura
  • They told her she had Henoch-Schonlein purpura - a rare condition in which blood vessels become inflamed. She was sent away and told to take ibuprofen but soon her symptoms started to worsen.[dailymail.co.uk]
  • Ms Douglas was suffering from Henoch-Schonlein purpura, a rare condition which causes blood vessels to become inflamed.[independent.co.uk]
Flushing
  • In case of eye contact, flush with water. Keep out of reach of children.[amazon.com]
Fear
  • Rhiannon’s worst fears were confirmed when she was diagnosed with nodular sclerosis lymphoma - a rare type of Hodgkin lymphoma that develops in the lymphatic system.[express.co.uk]
Meningism
  • “But when it started to spread I panicked and thought it was meningitis and went straight to the doctor. My legs were constantly burning, I could only wear loose fitted clothes and I couldn't wear shoes, I had to live in flip flops.”[independent.co.uk]
  • “But when it started to spread I panicked and thought it was meningitis and went straight to the doctor. “My legs were constantly burning, I could only wear loose fitted clothes and I couldn’t wear shoes, I had to live in flip flops.”[express.co.uk]
  • Scroll down for video 'But when it started to spread I panicked and thought it was meningitis and went straight to the doctor.[dailymail.co.uk]
Neglect
  • These red bumps are susceptible to infection and can easily turn into abscesses if neglected to long. Abscesses can be very serious and require surgery if left untreated.[aloeclear.co.uk]

Treatment

  • This really is one of the best treatments you will ever use.[amazon.com]
  • A Shaving Rash Treatment that Eliminates Ingrowns Bump eRaiser Concentrated Serum is a highly concentrated treatment designed to eliminate ingrown hairs, shaving rash and pimples.[bumperaiser.com.au]
  • Image Unavailable Image not available for Colour: Priva Shave Post Treatment Gel for Ingrown Hairs/Shaving Rash Product description Treats and prevents ingrown hairs, ugly razor bumps, razor rash;Treats and prevents skin redness associated with any type[amazon.in]
  • Treatment for shaving rashes and razor burn Shaving Treatments Shaving Rash and Razor Burn Filter By Filter Brand Clinique for Men (1) LAB SERIES Skincare for Men (1) Sul Filo Del Rasoio (1) Thayers (1) Price 0.00 - 49.99 (3) 50.00 and above (1) Sort[mensbiz.com.au]
  • Discover the causes, prevention tips, and treatments below. WHAT IS IT? Shaving or razor rash, is a skin irritation that can be caused by dry shaving, shaving that’s a little too aggressive, or shaving with dull blades.[gillette.com.au]

Etiology

  • "An Unusual Ala12Thr Polymorphism in the 1A alpha-Helical Segment of the Companion Layer-Specific Keratin K6hf: Evidence for a Risk Factor in the Etiology of the Common Hair Disorder Pseudofolliculitis Barbae".[en.wikipedia.org]

Prevention

  • […] months of opening Product description Treats and prevents ingrown hairs, ugly bumps, razor rash.[amazon.com]
  • Want to prevent your chances of an annoying bacne breakout? Try the following preventative measures: Can’t make it to the shower after a workout? Carry some salicylic acid wipes with you to clean up in a jiffy![today.com]
  • Learn about razor rashes, also known as razor burn, and razor bumps, including what causes them, how to treat them and ways to prevent them when shaving. Razor rashes and bumps can be itchy, cause discomfort and can even be painful.[gillettevenus.com]
  • Smoothes the skin's surface and softens the hair to be shaved Prevents new growth hair from turning back into the skin Developed by a dermatologist See results in 3 days Apply after shaving for soothing comfort.[walgreens.com]
  • Folliculitis prevention tips While it can happen to anyone at any time, there are several ways in which you can avoid getting folliculitis.[netdoctor.co.uk]

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