Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
black spots and rough skin on neck due to shaving
Due to excecive shaving,and shaving blade the skin on my neck area has grown dark there are dark spots and even when i shave it hurts a lot due to small bumps
Cancel
5 Answers
5 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
Hi,

The lesions you describe could be due to the irritation secondary to the shaving or due to infection of the hair follicles.

It would be best to maintain good personal hygiene, refrain from shaving, avoid scratching the lesions, wash them several times daily. Apply calamine lotion sevaral times daily to help soothe the lesions. Use a medicated sunscreen whenever you go out.

You should consult a skin specialist if the lesions are persisting after a few days.

Let us know about how you are doing and what your specialist advises.

Regards.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
I am 22 years old. i started shaving since i was 19 but i never got the shave right. I stopped shaving for some time and currently i am going for trim.the problem is because of my wrong way of shaving for a long time my skin has become hard and black spots appear when i shave or trim because of which i look older than my age.

                         IS THERE ANY SOLUTION FOR ME TO LOOK YOUNG
  
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Hi,

It would be best to maintain good personal hygiene, refrain from shaving, avoid scratching the lesions, wash them several times daily. Apply calamine lotion sevaral times daily to help soothe the lesions. Use a medicated sunscreen whenever you go out.

You should consult a skin specialist if the lesions are persisting after a few days.

Let us know about how you are doing and what your specialist advises.

Regards.

Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Hi,

I have hair growth on both my chin and the front parts of my neck, specifically the side and middle (right in front of my esophagus). I tweeze the hairs as the appear and now I have dark spots on my neck where I have pull the hair follicle. What can I use to over the counter to remove the dark spots as well as reduce the growth of my unwanted hair? Please Help!
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Dermatology Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Dermatology Answerers
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
209987 tn?1451939065
Blank
AB
4851940 tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom