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Itchiness, irritation, painful bumps post shaving pubic hair. Remedy?

I m a 13 year old male an I shaved my pelvic pubic hairs. Its becoming itchy and a bit irritated. And now ever since I shaved I ve been noticing a lot of pimple like bumps apearing there. They re like mostly under the skin and they hurt kind of like the under skin pimples that apear like beneath your nose . I don t know hard to explain but is there any way i can prevent them, get rid of the current ones and prevent scaring? Thank you.
Asked On : Sun, 3 Jun 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi Danny ,Thanks for opting health care magic ,by your symptoms it appears that your are suffering with folliculitis ,it occurred due to the infected shaving device of secondary infection of skin with staphylococcus ,you should clean the area with anti septic lotion ,apply some ointment contain Fusidic acid and a short course of anti biotic you need after consultation with your dermatologist . ok take care . Dr Prakash Roy
Answered: Sun, 3 Jun 2012
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Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Hi...dear danny..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
Hairbuds in the pubic area are senstive..,
During shaving, cutting of hairs alongwith hairbuds will.,
damge the skin around the hairs...
So U got this presentation ..pimple like lesions with irritation.,
1) Don't cut the hairs, only trim the hairs at pubic area.,
2) Apply gentamycin and betamethasone combination cream.,
3) Tab Doxycycline 100 mg daily after lunch..,
4) Tab..Levocetrizine daily night times.,
Answered: Sun, 3 Jun 2012
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