The Side Effects Of Hair Removal Creams

Date :04-May-2017


Hair removal has become synonymous with beauty and hygiene. It’s always been understood that underneath all that hair lies smooth and beautiful skin. Hair removal has become a part and parcel of many people lives. It becomes a basic need. Hence may products like razors, epilators have emerged. Many services like waxing and laser hair removal are also thriving. Another popular product is hair removal cream.

Hair removal cream appeals to many people because of its comparatively less painful. Many people who need a quick fix up can turn to hair removal cream as the other ways of doing so are either time consuming or not expensive. The cream constitutes of certain chemicals that would attack hair and break down its natural structure. But people fail to look at the various side effects that hair removal cream bring out. It’s important to keep all the necessary information about a product like hair removal cream and to use it with caution.

Side Effects of Hair Removal Cream:

Though it is the most convenient option that many people refer to there are certain factors to keep in mind about the implication that hair removal cream could have over your skin and body. The biggest fact to keep in mind is that constant use of to hair removal cream increases your skin’s exposure to hard chemicals. Here are a few other factors to keep in mind.

1) Hair Removal Creams could lead to skin irritation. This is something that people with sensitive skin should keep an eye out for. During the application of the cream, it is common for people to experience mild stinging sensations because it subsides right after the cream and hair is rinsed off. But for people with sensitive skin could continue experiencing unpleasant sensations like dryness, itching and rashes. So if you have sensitive skin, it’s always better to use hair removal cream with discretion.

2) Hair Removal Creams can cause chemical burns. This is because the skin and the hair are both made of the same amino acids and proteins. The chemicals in the cream break down the natural structure of the hair, hence it is left too long on the skin it or if it’s not rinsed out properly it could break strat breaking down the skin resulting in a chemical burn.

3) Hair Removal Creams can result in allergic reactions. It is always recommended to conduct a patch test for 24 hours before applying the cream to see if the cream does cause an allergic reaction. It’s a rare to be allergic to hair removal cream but at times it can cause swelling or redness.

Hair removal creams are the go-to option, therefore, it is important that they are used with discretion. They are one of the most convenient, efficient and painless ways of getting rid of that excess hair. Another treatment option is also permanent hair removal Treatment through Laser hair removal technique which gives you the option of having smooth skin for a longer period of time in just a few sittings. If you’re looking for the best laser hair removal treatment do visit CosmeticStudio where you’ll be taken care by some of Bangalore’s best cosmetic surgeons.

It becomes imperative that everyone gains relevant information about the products they use and wisely use them. Hair removal cream is ideal for a quick fix up provided they are used with discretion.

Authored By Dr Vivekananda Bhat -cosmetic surgeon, Bangalore

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