My husband has had hair bumps since his laser hair removal treatment, how can he make them go away?

My husband had an intense pulsed light and radiofrequency treatment to remove hair from a small area on his neck. Two days after treatment he experienced hair bumps that have yet to go away. It has been three weeks. We've pulled the hairs out but the bumps are still there. What should we do?

Answers from doctors (2)


Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

Published on Mar 11, 2013

This is a concern that should be brought to the attention of the treating facility.

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Answered by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

This is a concern that should be brought to the attention of the treating facility.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


St. Louis Laser Liposuction Center

Published on Mar 11, 2013

Talk with the doctor who supervised or performed the treatment. Your husband may have folliculitis or a skin irritation. Either way, both would quite possibly require treatment.

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Answered by St. Louis Laser Liposuction Center

Talk with the doctor who supervised or performed the treatment. Your husband may have folliculitis or a skin irritation. Either way, both would quite possibly require treatment.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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