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Results 1 - 10 of 63 for ingrown hair OR foreign body reaction
  1. ... follicle, it is known as ingrown hair. If ingrown hair causes a reaction in the skin, it is known as razor bumps. Razor bumps is not an infection but rather a "foreign body" reaction, much like the body would react to ...
  2. Alopecia Areata: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcome (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... from the medicines). If you have a bad reaction to a medicine, call your ... to re-grow when the body gets the right signals. Sometimes this happens without ...
  3. Hair Removal (Nemours Foundation)  
    ... cream. Cons: Razor burn, bumps, nicks, cuts, and ingrown hairs are side effects of shaving. Ingrown hairs can happen with close, frequent shaving. When the ...
  4. Sacral Herpes (Logical Images)  
    ... if you think it is from bug bites, ingrown hairs, or any other condition. If you have an ...
  5. Alopecia Areata: Signs and Symptoms (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... some patients go bald. Some lose all their body hair, too. This is not common. Also uncommon is ...
  6. Vitiligo: Who Gets and Causes (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... the body mistakes a part of itself as foreign. If the body mistakes these cells as foreigners, it will attack ...
  7. Do You Have Hair Loss or Hair Shedding? (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... 50 and 100 hairs a day. When the body sheds significantly more hairs every day, a person has excessive hair shedding. ... This shedding is normal — and temporary. As your body readjusts, the excessive shedding stops. Within 6 to 9 months, the hair tends to regains its normal fullness. If the ...
  8. Hair Loss: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcome (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... sometimes a dermatologist needs to look at the hair on the rest of your body to see whether there is too little or ... a male hormone, dihydrotestosterone (DHT). Corticosteroid: If your hair loss is caused by inflammation in your body, a dermatologist may inject a medicine called a ...
  9. Vitiligo: Signs and Symptoms (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... depigmentation.” We can lose pigment anywhere on our bodies, including our: Skin. Hair (scalp, eyebrow, eyelash, beard). Inside the mouth. Genitals. ... Unilateral vitiligo Appears on 1 segment of the body, such as a ... arm. About half of people lose some hair color, such as on the head, an eyelash ...
  10. Scabies: Signs and Symptoms (American Academy of Dermatology)  
    ... When a person has not had scabies, the body needs time to develop a reaction to the mite. It can take 2 to ...
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