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May
2015

Q&A: Can laser remove hair on my chin and lip from thyroxin?

Dima Ali, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com my dr recently put me on thyroxin. Since then the hair on my chin and lip have started growing fast. its not black hair its light in color. can laser remove this hair? View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: I have pigment and indentation scar damage from hair removal products/processes. What can I do to correct this?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have about a dozen scars on my shins due to chemical burns (from Nair Hair removal cream) and electrical burns due to bad electrolysis. All of the scars are small (about pea sized) and shallow rather ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What procedures will remove the discolored skin and hair on the chest and breast?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a young female with a hair growth problem on my chest area and on my breasts. I would like to get rid of the hair, and get rid of the discoloration on the skin in this area. I know this may require ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What should I do if I have tried everything to remove my facial hair and I do not think I can afford laser hair removal?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello I am a 23 year old White Female and i have facial hair it is not dark, but it is semi-think. Every thing I try makes my face break out. Vaniqa, shaving with an electic razor, and Nair. Please help ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Should I continue topical treatments or consider laser hair removal to deal with chronic razor bumps from shaving?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 23 y/o african american male with a problem with razorbumps.What should I do? Should I continue use of topical treatments or should I go ahead with the laser hair removal treatment? If so, What ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How do I remove body hair from my back and shoulders, what will it cost, and where do I get it done?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have unwanted body hair, especially on my back and shoulders. How do i get rid of it permanently and how much would it cost? Where would i go? View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: Can a laser hair removal treatment provide a permanent removal solution to dark hair on my chin and upper lip?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com There is a woman in my area that offers treatment of facial hair by laser. She is not a doctor. I have tried many treatments. I would like a permanent treatment. Would this fall under plastic surgery, ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What is the best way to get rid of acne scars and now hair on my face?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a couple of questions wrapped into one. When I was younger, I had pretty severe acne which left me with many scars on my face. Some of them are purplish, and others are what look like little "pits". ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: Should I consider laser skin resurfacing to remove pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin area, not knowing that plucking was making them worse. I have been having laser treatments for the ingrown hairs which has made a big difference ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: Can the Estratest I am taking for hot flashes and mood swings cause facial hair growth and what can I do about it?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Thank you for the quick answer. The hair growth is dark hair but light in density. What kind of doctor would prescribe Vaniqa? I am, also, on Estratest, for estrogen replacement and I have seen an increase ... View full question & answer >>