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Chemical burn after using a hair removal product
what is the best treatment for this. It is very painful and I can't walk around with an ice pack around my mouth all the time. The ice seems to be the only thing providing any relief. I havent put anything else on it for fear it might irritate it worse. Does anyone have any recommendations, PLEASE!!!! Thanks so much.
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563773 tn?1374250139
Hello,
For chemical burn, avoid using any lotions and creams over the face for the meantime. Wash your face with a mild cleanser with moisturizing properties like Cetaphil. Pat your face dry. Then apply a good hypoallergenic moisturizer over the area and see if this improves. If the symptoms still persist then you can apply mild steroid.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.




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