Do you get strange bumps on your skin every now and then which don’t look like pimples or hives? It is possible that you have ingrown hairs. It is always a nasty and unexpected surprise and most often it happens on the face, legs, armpit, or bikini zone, but frankly speaking can appear absolutely anywhere. Ingrown hairs are certainly not health threatening but they’re so annoying and embarrassing. In this article you will find out what causes them and what can be done when they appear.
Bright Side prepared this selection which can hopefully help you to deal with this problem.
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Ingrown hairs are hairs that have curled around and started growing back into the skin instead of growing up from it. An ingrown hair is very annoying, it irritates the skin and makes it very itchy, and sometimes it even can get infected and turn into a painful, boil-like sore.