A hair removal kit can be used to remove ingrown hairs from the penis.
There are not many ways to get rid of ingrown hairs on the penis or any other area of the body. Most ingrown hairs will eventually come out on their own, but some may need to be removed. You can do this using a hair removal kit or fine-tipped tweezers. In some very severe cases, the hair can become infected and it may be necessary to see a doctor for further treatment or instructions.
Tweezers can be used to remove ingrown hairs from the penis.
An ingrown hair is one that grows sideways rather than straight up and down. This causes it to get stuck under the skin. This can often cause inflammation and severe pain, as well as an unsightly bulge where hair becomes embedded in the skin. Those with curly or thick hair are at the greatest risk of having ingrown hairs. Since most pubic hair is rough in nature, this area is also very prone to ingrown hairs.
It’s important to make sure the area is clean and dry before trying to get rid of an ingrown penis hair.
To get rid of an ingrown hair on your penis, first make sure the area is clean and dry. Wash with soap and water, then dry with a clean, dry towel. Use a waxing kit to remove hair from the root. You can find hair removal kits at many department stores and beauty supply stores. If the hair is heavily encrusted, you may need to use something other than wax to remove it.
To prevent recurrent ingrown hairs on the penis, exfoliation of the area is recommended.
If you choose not to shave your hair, use tweezers to pluck it individually. Make sure you find the hair follicle where it originates and gently pull the hair out. Before using the tweezers, be sure to clean it thoroughly with isopropyl alcohol. Do not try to shave an ingrown hair, as this can spread bacteria and make inflammation worse.
Before removing ingrown hairs from the penis, it is important to wash the area with soap and water.
After removing the ingrown hairs from the penis, you should wash the area again with a disinfectant soap or solution. The antiseptic is sold in most pharmacies and kills any bacteria that may remain in the affected area. This will help to prevent an infection from developing in the hair follicle.
To prevent recurring ingrown hairs on the penis, you should exfoliate the area to remove dead skin. Shaving can sometimes make this condition worse, so if you don’t want hair on or around your penis, use a chemical hair remover designed for the genital area.