Hyaluronic acid is one of those ingredients you've probably seen around a lot when looking for brightening or anti-aging skincare, but you might have wondered what exactly it is, if it's safe, and who should use it. When I read "acid" that's definitely what I'm wondering! "Topical hyaluronic acid can help to hydrate the skin …

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We all know what ingrowns look like - "unsightly" red bumps that many of us get after we wax, shave, sugar, thread, or pluck our bikini-area. As if wearing a bikini isn't stressful enough! What many people don't know is why they actually happen. They happen anytime hair grows back into the skin instead of up and out to the surface, and according to Dr. Neal Schultz, NYC dermatologist, host of DermTV.com, and creator of BeautyRx by Dr. Schultz, they're more likely to occur if you have curly or wiry hair. He also notes that just like the blemishes that pop up on our faces, picking them will make them way worse! I've never actually attempted to pick at them on my own, though there are countless Youtube videos of people doing just that (again, Dr. Schultz warns NEVER to do this), but when I wax, the lady who does it removes them for me (at least some of them...), which does help.
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