The desires of almost every woman are smooth legs and bikini zones, and men’s finely shaved and well-chinned beard. The most frequent consequence of invasive depilation treatments and irregular shave are – ingrown hairs.

Ingrown hair is a hair that curls itself and starts to go back into the follicle or hair that does not grow from the follicle and remains in the skin. Hair follicles may appear on the face, neck, legs or any other part of the body. Usually, these are small irritations but can be painful and ugly. Moreover, if they are not treated, goldfish can become infected. Unfortunately, while hair follicle is more common in people with thick hair, almost at each one will appear at least one hair follicle. If you regularly shave, you may have hairy hair very often.

How to properly treat ingrown hairs?

There are different methods and tips on how to get rid of ingrown hairs. One is to remove them with the help of different treatments for the body, the other is to let them grow normally. Both methods have advantages and disadvantages. Before you decide what to do, read our tips and take the steps that make you feel right.


Start with a warm bath to soften the skin, which will help you to properly remove ingrown hairs. Lukewarm water opens the pores, hair follicles will be opened and ingrown to the hair will easily remove.
If you want to quickly remove hair, dip a cloth in warm water and hold at least 10-15 minutes in the troubled place. You can do this before regular shave or waxing.


Exfoliation plays a key role in the removal of ingrown hairs. This is one of the best ways to remove dead skin cells that may be the main culprits for the occurrence of ingrown hairs.

Considering that the skin is already sensitive, it is necessary to apply a peeling lightly, not rough rubbing so as not to cause more damage than the benefit.


Use high-quality tweezers for hair removal, but first, you need to do is disinfect with immersion in alcohol for a few minutes. Use a cloth or handkerchief to dry the tweezers. With great care and precision, pull your skin around your hair so that it can safely catch the tweezers. If you fail from the first attempt, repeat the process.


In order to accelerate the recovery of the skin, use antiseptic agents in the final stage. These products will not only provide faster skin recovery but will prevent possible infections and reduce pain. To maintain the perfect skin condition, make sure to use a quality razor and use it in the direction of hair growth.

2 steps to prevent ingrowth of new hair

An undesired ingrowth can be reduced by means of two very effective natural composition

1. Peeling against ingrown hairs:

Piling serves removes dead cells from the skin surface that is before waxing to remove important because it blocks the growth of the hair and causes their ingrowth.


½ cups of poppy seed
1 cup almond oil


In a glass, jug mix the oil and oil until a uniform mixture is formed, leave it to stand for half an hour until the ingredients are tattered and ready for use.

Type of use:
Prepare the peeling applied to the sponge and rub the gentle circular movements over the entire surface of the skin you are preparing for depilation. The poppy seeds will make the invasion of dead cells while the almond skin calm and feed her and give the necessary moisture.

2. Homemade anti-ingrown hairs cream:

Bentonite clay behaves like a sponge in contact with water and extracts toxins and excess fat from the skin (you can get it in pharmacies). Thanks to its antiviral properties, it restores damaged skin and opens the pores to make it easier to regain hair growth.

Honey is one of the best natural hydrates, and essential oils act anti-inflammatory, while vitamin E oil as an excellent antioxidant heals damaged skin.


1 tablespoon of honey
1 cup of bentonite clay (you can get it in pharmacies)
7 drops of vitamin E oil
3 drops of essential oil of chamomile, lavender, and tea


In the glass bowl, mix clay and honey until a homogeneous mass is obtained, then add vitamin E and essential oils to it. To get what texture the texture into the mixture, add a drop of warm water and blend well.


After peeling and depilation, rinse your feet well in warm water and dry. Then apply the prepared cream on the entire surface and let it work for about 15 minutes. After this, gently remove the mixture with a towel soaked in warm water and dry the surface of the skin.