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Can i use hair removal cream on stomach while pregnant ?

Hi Doctor , I ve very thick Hair on my Stomach. Before Marriage i used to go hot wax on that particular area at that time no issues. But now i m pregnant i feel very shy about my unwanted hair on my stomach when i go to doctor for the Regular Checkups what shall i do. i don t want to go for waxing because of the vibration and pain. so, is it ok to go for some hair removal cream. One more thing is for me growth is very fast in that particular area. please help me out of this.
Tue, 17 May 2011
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Hello ;
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If you are not allergic to the hair remover cream you can use it to remove hair on the stomach instead of waxing.As for the fast growth it is a hormonal issue and there is nothing that can be done at present may be after delivery talk to your Gynaec and she will advise you accordingly.But you should be careful in using the hair remover cream and if you want to use it around your private parts also please consult your Gynaec before using it.
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