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How are pus filled pimples after shaving treated ?

I dont shave regularly but after 2 3 days of shaving I get small yellow pimples all over my face After shave lotion doesnt help antibacterial face wash helps a bit but it is not a permanent solution Is there any permanent solution to fix this
Asked On : Wed, 25 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response

This could be a infection of the hair follicle known as 'Folliculitis'
Another reason could be that when the hair grow back, cause of their hard nature, they tend to irritate the skin leading to the formation of the eruptions on your skin.

You can apply ' Mupibact' ointment on your beard region after shaving and continue with a daily application of the same for next 3 days.
Do this everytime you shave.
It will reduce the frequency of the eruptions.

Take care

Answered: Fri, 9 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Hi...dear user..,
Thanks for choosing HCM.,
I seemed ..,pattern of shaving is not good...,
My suggestion is....follow safe and smooth shaving procedure..,
Now U are facing bacterial infection of hair...i.e.FOLLICULITIS..,
It is due to damage of Hairbuds by following maltechnique and unsterile..,
1) Tab..Doxycycline 100 mg daily for 15 days..,
2) Apply FUSIBACT...contains...Fusidic acid and Momentasome cream...,
daily 2 times....
3) Tab...Levocetrizine daily for 5 days...
ok...goood luck.,
Answered: Fri, 9 Mar 2012
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  User's Response
hi welcome,
never do the shaving in opposite direction of hair.
never do repeated and force full shaving in a particular time for better cleaning
use more froth or soap while doing shaving
instead of using after shave lotion i prefer you use the after shave blockwhich is crystal
thanking you
Answered: Wed, 25 May 2011
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