I wonder if someone could help me. I am due for a dermatologist appointment in July where hopefully I can get some help /diagnosis that I have Hs . I have been researching and read that laser hair removal can help . So I purchased an at home device but in reading the instructions it says so not use on broken or infected skin . I have been struggling with my right arm pit for about 6 months with a flare up . My question is has anyone had /done home ipl on a site where you have issues ? I… read more
A dermatologist will help. One I saw did in office surgery on both of my armpits and removed most hair follicles. Dint want too go into the gore but it was painful afterwards healing but will say it helps for sure. Hopefully your dermatologist is experienced with hs...
Thank you for taking the time to answer my question x
hi Taff I would strongly advise against laser hair removal, waxing and epilating as you could risk further problems. aggravating already delicate and possibly thinned skin from stretching. I've been so bad I couldn't even shave so I bought some beard trimmers just so I could keep as clean as possible. sorry It can't be more cheerful news for you x