How to cope with ingrown hair on face?
Procedures to prevent the ingrown hairs on men’s face
There are lots of preliminary procedures which can be followed to prevent the ingrown hairs on the face. The first procedure includes rubbing the face with a wet washcloth to tease out the rough ingrown hair face. The rubbing should be done on circular motion; if required an exfoliating scrub can also be used to remove the stubborn ingrown hair face. The second procedure is to always shave with a sharp but, single-blade razor.
It is important to make sure the face should be moistened with lukewarm water before using the razor. This is the third preliminary procedure actually. A rough and dry skin keeps the ingrown hairs when shaving as the sharp razor cuts through the ingrown hair face when the skin is not moistened. It is always suggested to use lukewarm water over the skin before starting to shave. Even wet towels should be used to rub the face before or after shaving.
The methods to handle ingrown hairs
There are various methods to handle ingrown hairs. A lukewarm compress on the skin for thirty seconds can be really effective to handle ingrown hairs. The dark-skinned ones face it a bit difficult to handle ingrown hairs. So, there are some ways to solve the problem. The shaving along the hair growth might help to handle the ingrown hair face. It is particularly important to notice the way the ingrown hairs are growing.
If the ingrown hair face is difficult to remove due to the misshapen ingrown hairs; then pincers or tweezers can also be used. A careful use of these tweezers is very important. A visit to the salon for getting rid of these ingrown hairs is also recommended. The pincer or the pair of tweezers to be used should be sterilized so as to avoid any type of infection. If tried at home, then, it is suggested never to pull the ingrown hair face with fingertips or pick them out. This will create more problem and even result in having rashes. If preferring a salon, an antiseptic solution will be very helpful.
Careful use of razors with ingrown hairs on face
The ingrown hair face, in case of men, grows towards up on the cheeks and it grows downwards along the chin and the middle of the neck. The hair growth changes its course below Adam’s apple in case of men. So, the shaving should be done accordingly. It will help in handling the ingrowths of hair on the face. The other important feature is not to use the razor for at least one day or two, if, there is a cut on the face.
The infection can spread and an inflammation can occur if the razor is used on the cut. The shaving will cause more harm on the skin than usual as the wound has not healed. So, the razor should be kept at bay for at least a day or two to let the wound to dry up. The skin should be well-prepared before shaving. It is required to have all the products and shaving kit before getting shaved. If even one kit goes missing, it is preferable to buy it and then go on with the shaving.
Procedures to prevent the ingrown hairs on women’s face
The preliminary procedures which prevent the ingrown hairs on the face of women are first, the face must be washed with clean water every day. Secondly, If possible, a mild cleanser can also be used to clean off the outer dirt and dust from the pores of the skin of the face. Thirdly, Water acts a good source of oil clearing for the pimple-prone skin as well as ingrown hair face. Finally, the clogged pores with ingrown hairs on the face get cleared with washing the face with water.
In case of women, the plucking of ingrown hair face from chin or cheek or from the forehead can be dreadful. Sometimes, the plucking and picking of ingrown hairs from face cause, rashes and red pimples on the face. So, it is important to visit a salon that will help you to get rid of the extra ingrown hairs.
Methods to prevent ingrown hairs on mustache
It is always suggested to keep the skin clean and moistened before trying to shave mustache. Moreover, any type of pulling or picking requires professional help. If done at home, then, the skin should be kept wet with warm water to avoid any type of after effects.