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MY LEGS NEED HELP PLEASSEEEE!!!!

SO NO MATTER WHAT RAZOR I USE OR WHAT DIRECTION I SHAVE IN I ALWAYS GET LITTLE RED BUMBS ON MY THIGHS AND ITS GROSE!!! I DONT KNOW WHY AND I DONT KNOW HOW TO MAKE IT STOP. SUMMER IS HELL BECAUSE I DONT WANT TO SHOW MY LEGS AT ALL. HOW DO I GET MY LEGS TO BE SMOOTH AND BUMP FREE?

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simonsmama2022

Asked by simonsmama2022 at 1:11 PM on Jan. 21, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • One mom on here suggested using a lotion with urea in it. Just an idea. I have no experience with it. GL!!
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 1:13 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • How about Nair?
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 1:15 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • sounds like it's probally keratosis pilaris...most dermatologists have some treatment creams and washes for it
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 1:15 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • I used to get those when I shaved, I now shave with conditioner that you would use in your hair. It seems to keep the bumps down. Hope this helps.
    mamasynz

    Answer by mamasynz at 1:16 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • nair is fantastic and your legs stay smooth for weeks
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 1:23 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • i think your right josiesmom because i have that on my upper arms. So i just need to find a dermatologist.
    simonsmama2022

    Comment by simonsmama2022 (original poster) at 1:31 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • good luck! :)
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 1:50 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • thank you! im so glad you said that because me being the moron i am didnt even think that the two could be related lol im so greatful to you thanks a million!
    simonsmama2022

    Comment by simonsmama2022 (original poster) at 2:02 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • use nair
    kim0167

    Answer by kim0167 at 2:21 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

  • alot of people have it and just think it's from shaving, i used to work for a dermatologist and we sold alot of treatment packages for "kp" i hope you find a good derm that will be able to help you
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 3:46 PM on Jan. 21, 2011

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