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A list of the major contributors to HairTell, both practitioners and people with extensive first-hand experience
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Copy and paste issues
(Andrea) - 09/08/14 03:42 PM
News (1 viewing)
Breaking stories about hair removal.
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Re: Drew Barrymore grows a...
(MayBelle) - 09/29/14 03:58 PM
Gallery
Image Gallery
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Re: Testing the Image Gall...
(rancho) - 06/28/14 07:17 PM
Emotional Support
Emotional Support
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Share your feelings (1 viewing)
How does your hair make you feel?
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Re: Ladies, you're not alo...
(depilacionelectr) - 11/01/14 06:05 PM
Hair Removal Methods
Hair Removal Methods
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Professional Electrolysis (20 viewing)
(permanent hair removal for most) Galvanic, thermolysis, and blend: medically proven for over a century.
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Re: Hair reduction - legs
(Brenton) - Today at 05:32 PM
Do-It-Yourself Electrolysis (1 viewing)
(possibly permanent-- skill required) Cons and pros of attempting electrolysis on yourself.
787 7009
Consumer modified One Touc...
(Michael Bono) - 11/11/14 10:56 PM
Laser hair removal (13 viewing)
(permanent hair reduction for some, depending on type used) General information about laser hair removal.
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Re: brazilian with cynosur...
(joben) - Yesterday at 05:46 PM
Do-It-Yourself Laser/IPL
Home-use laser and IPL devices.
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Re: Many home use devices ...
(Mr Jangles) - 11/10/14 03:52 AM
Shaving/Trimming (1 viewing)
(temporary) Devices that cut hair at or above the skin's surface.
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Plucking to shape facial h...
(lonefollicle) - 11/03/14 10:18 PM
Depilatories and Shaving Powders
(temporary) Products that dissolve hair above the skin's surface.
143 552
Re: Second degree burn fro...
(sumwali) - Today at 09:06 AM
Friction
(temporary) Products used to rub or buff away any hair above the skin.
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Re: Using Friction on biki...
(James-Smith2011) - 10/10/11 09:18 AM
Tweezing/Plucking (1 viewing)
Using forceps to epilate one or a few hairs at a time.
104 820
Re: Nose Hairs
(SeanaTG) - 08/06/14 08:10 PM
Waxing and Sugaring (4 viewing)
(temporary) Done by pros or with home use kits.
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Re: ingrown hairs since 9 ...
(nizyk) - Today at 03:24 PM
Rotary epilators
(temporary) Small electric devices with motorized heads that cause rapid epilation.
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Re: My experience with rot...
(lele) - 06/24/14 08:28 PM
Threading (1 viewing)
(temporary) An ancient method still widely used from Africa to Asia.
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Re: Sensitive skin
(GattaNegra) - 02/21/14 09:27 AM
Prescription topical (Vaniqa)
The only topical cream cleared by FDA to make claims of hair growth inhibition.
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Re: Much cheaper than Vani...
(C_mare) - 10/01/13 05:19 PM
Prescription oral medications
Drugs that can reduce hair, but often have other side effects.
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Re: Antidepressants and pr...
(S.Tehfe) - 09/30/14 10:35 AM
Controversial/unproven methods
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Restricted: Genetic Therapy, X-Ray, Photodynamic
(experimental) An emerging method (still many years away)
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Re: Licorice extract inter...
(Michael Bono) - 10/28/14 10:12 AM
Electric tweezers
(doubtful) Sold since 1959, with no published proof of permanence
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Re: vector hair removal sy...
(AmyK85) - 03/08/12 03:25 AM
Transdermal/Transcutaneous Patches
(doubtful) Electrified patches sold since the 1990s with no published proof it can work.
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Re: Alkaline Wash
(stoppit&tidyup) - 08/15/11 01:36 PM
Photoepilators
(doubtful) Sold since 1971 with no published proof of claims.
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Re: Sephoras No! No!
(James W. Walker VII) - 10/18/11 11:10 PM
Microwave Hair Removal
(doubtful) Microwaves fired from skin's surface at follicles. Sold since the 1990s with no published proof it is safe and effective.
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Re: radio frequency patche...
(iLikeDIY) - 10/22/12 02:36 PM
Foods and Dietary Supplements
(doubtful) Over-the-counter products taken orally which claim to affect hair growth.
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Re: to control weight
(SeanaTG) - 05/30/14 05:37 PM
Nonprescription Topical Preparations
(doubtful) Over-the-counter products put on the skin which claim to affect hair growth.
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Re: inhibitif hair reducti...
(Helen1983) - 10/27/14 07:39 AM
Hair Removal Tips And Local Referrals
Hair Removal Tips And Local Referrals
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Laser and Flash Lamp (IPL) Referrals
Those who use laser and flash lamps for hair removal.
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Re: Best option for unwant...
(MayBelle) - 09/29/14 05:07 PM
Tips For Pain Reduction (1 viewing)
How to reduce pain while removing hair.
29 131
Re: Tips For Pain Reductio...
(mhawkes) - 10/04/14 10:51 AM
Legal Referrals
Find someone in your area who can help!
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Re: Choosing a lawyer
(candela) - 07/27/10 04:42 PM
Waxing, Sugaring, Plucking, Threading Referrals
Find a pro in your area.
46 113
Re: salons are sexist agai...
(GRO YO FRO) - 06/30/13 01:00 AM
Electrologist Referrals (5 viewing)
Info about electrologists in your area.
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Re: Multi-Needle Electroly...
(allbeit) - 10/07/14 02:46 AM
Medical Referrals
Find a local physician.
66 172
Zoely (for women)
(KeMu) - 01/03/14 12:46 AM
Tips For Skin Care (3 viewing)
How to reduce hair removal skin damage and side effects.
98 473
Re: to solve acne skin pro...
(Michael Bono) - 05/14/14 01:20 PM
Tips For Saving Money (1 viewing)
Need your hair removal to be inexpensive? Check here!
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Re: Best method for my fac...
(HappyHairFriends) - 07/25/13 03:06 AM
Tips for increasing effectiveness
Make sure you're getting the best results!
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Re: body hair growth?
(fenix) - 03/16/13 06:52 PM
Special Issues
PCOS, TG, Razor Bumps, Bodybuilding, etc.
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Hormonal issues
Hormone levels and their effects on hair growth.
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Re: Cash Reciepts
(SeanaTG) - 10/24/14 03:41 PM
PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
Treating unwanted hair, a common side effect of PCOS.
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Re: Hirsutism, best hair r...
(dfahey) - 06/05/14 04:39 AM
Transgendered/Transsexual
Hair removal for those seeking a part-time or full-time gender change.
100 681
Re: James Walker Buffalo N...
(SeanaTG) - 10/29/14 03:01 PM
Razor Bumps/PFB (Pseudofolliculitis barbae) (1 viewing)
A common problem for those with curly hair, especially those with African heritage.
59 254
Pumice Stone For Ingrown H...
(MonicaL) - 10/25/13 10:36 PM
Bodybuilding
Don't let unwanted hair take away from the look you've created!
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Re: boosting metabolism
(Julyguy76) - 03/12/14 01:57 PM
Pregnancy
Expectant mothers often encounter unexpected hair.
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Re: Will hair come back wo...
(EvaPro) - 11/12/12 05:35 AM
Darker skin issues
Topics for those with medium to dark skin, especially those with African heritage.
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Re: Pigmentation?
(ekade) - 09/07/12 07:24 AM
News, Ads, Regulations, & Other Info
News, Ads, Regulations, & Other Info
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Government Regulation
Breaking news on hair removal regulation.
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Re: Silhouet Tone Bad Cust...
(fenix) - 09/20/13 01:36 AM
Advertising
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Apilus Senior II FOR SALE ...
(Taco) - 11/04/14 02:14 PM
Forum Feedback: Comments, Criticism, Etc.
Forum Feedback: Comments, Criticism, Etc.
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Let me know how this site has helped, or how it could be more helpful!
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Testing Comments Welcome S...
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Alabama
Alabama hair removal resources.
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Re: Birmingham: Eastern El...
(Andrea) - 02/19/05 05:33 PM
Alaska
Alaska hair removal resources.
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South Anchorage: A Perfect...
(Andrea) - 06/23/05 03:33 AM
Arizona
Arizona hair removal resources.
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Re: Scottsdale: Boston Sch...
(James W. Walker VII, CPE) - 12/10/05 05:22 AM
Arkansas
Arkansas hair removal resources.
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Opening soon in Conway, Ar...
(tobehairfree) - 01/05/14 04:19 AM
California
California hair removal resources.
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San Francisco: Gentle Star...
(Andrea) - 09/11/14 12:10 AM
Colorado
Colorado hair removal resources.
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Evergreen: Vanity Affair E...
(Andrea) - 03/12/14 08:53 AM
Connecticut
Connecticut resources.
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Oxford: Bare Facts Electro...
(Andrea) - 05/06/12 09:07 PM
Delaware
Delaware resources.
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Milford: Milford Electroly...
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 07:00 AM
District of Columbia (1 viewing)
District of Columbia hair removal resources.
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Washington: Hela Spa
(Andrea) - 09/23/04 05:34 AM
Florida
Florida hair removal resources.
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Key West: Key West Electro...
(Andrea) - 10/06/14 12:04 AM
Georgia
Georgia hair removal resources.
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Re: Marietta: Shirley Pind...
(SueLaine) - 06/20/12 01:37 PM
Hawaii
Hawaii hair removal resources.
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Honolulu: Little Venus Ele...
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 11:14 PM
Idaho
Idaho hair removal resources.
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Re: Idaho electrolysis
(James W. Walker VII, CPE) - 06/14/06 04:02 PM
Illinois
Illinois hair removal resources.
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Wilmette: About You Perman...
(Andrea) - 12/30/13 05:03 PM
Indiana (5 viewing)
Indiana hair removal resources.
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Laser Focus
(RJC2001) - 10/20/04 06:06 PM
Iowa
Iowa hair removal resources.
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Iowa electrolysis
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 06:52 AM
Kansas
Kansas hair removal resources.
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Re: Kansas electrolysis
(flowers2002) - 05/24/14 05:44 AM
Kentucky
Kentucky hair removal resources.
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Re: Kentucky electrolysis
(dfahey) - 12/30/11 11:29 PM
Louisiana
Louisiana hair removal resources.
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Re: Louisiana electrolysis
(jeannie17) - 12/13/12 04:33 AM
Maine (1 viewing)
Maine hair removal resources.
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Belfast: Electrolysis by B...
(Andrea) - 05/24/05 04:19 PM
Maryland
Maryland hair removal resources.
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Reisterstown: Clarity Medi...
(aleksisa) - 11/23/06 03:05 AM
Massachusetts
Massachusetts hair removal resources.
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Re: Belmont: Electrology b...
(anamika) - 09/26/12 10:00 PM
Michigan
Michigan hair removal resources.
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Re: electrolysis??
(jlh) - 02/19/11 05:52 PM
Minnesota
Minnesota hair removal resources.
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Re: Woodbury: Aesthetic Th...
(dfahey) - 07/12/10 01:47 AM
Mississippi
Mississippi hair removal resources.
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Ridgeland: Electrolysis of...
(Andrea) - 10/31/05 10:22 PM
Missouri
Missouri hair removal resources.
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St. Joseph: St. Joseph Spe...
(Andrea) - 09/17/04 05:17 AM
Montana
Montana hair removal resources.
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Montana electrolysis
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 06:42 AM
Nebraska
Nebraska hair removal resources.
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Nebraska electrolysis
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 06:41 AM
Nevada
Nevada hair removal resources.
8 8
Sparks: Electrolysis by Mi...
(Andrea) - 09/11/14 12:07 AM
New Hampshire
New Hampshire hair removal resources.
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Hudson: Merrimack Valley E...
(Andrea) - 12/05/05 04:05 PM
New Jersey
New Jersey hair removal resources.
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Re: Brick: Lorraine Cupolo...
(hdblue) - 11/23/10 02:04 AM
New Mexico
New Mexico hair removal resources.
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Re: New Mexico electrolysi...
(James W. Walker VII) - 07/26/11 12:34 AM
New York
New York hair removal resources.
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Re: Buffalo: Executive Cle...
(Andrea) - 09/17/14 01:12 PM
North Carolina
North Carolina hair removal resources.
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Re: Charlotte: Charlotte E...
(James W. Walker VII) - 01/06/12 09:47 PM
North Dakota
North Dakota hair removal resources.
2 2
North Dakota electrolysis
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 06:35 AM
Ohio
Ohio hair removal resources.
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Re: Toledo: Liza A. Syvert...
(Liza Syvert) - 05/01/13 12:24 AM
Oklahoma
Oklahoma hair rmeoval resources.
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Bartlesville: Nancy Castee...
(Andrea) - 08/21/04 06:21 PM
Oregon
Oregon hair removal reources.
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I think you need it
(worldpeace) - 08/24/11 01:02 AM
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania hair removal resources.
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Tunkhannock: Angelique Pet...
(Andrea) - 12/31/10 06:08 PM
Rhode Island
Rhode Island hair removal resources.
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Lincoln: Advanced Laser Cl...
(Andrea) - 09/23/04 05:22 AM
South Carolina
South Carolina hair removal resources.
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Re: Columbia: A Bare Affai...
(HairyMonkey) - 06/12/11 09:46 PM
South Dakota
South Dakota hair removal resources.
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Watertown: Electrolysis Cl...
(Andrea) - 08/21/04 05:03 PM
Tennessee
Tennessee hair removal resources.
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Re: Nashville: Electrolysi...
(yb) - 10/11/13 08:52 PM
Texas
Texas hair removal resources
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Re: Dallas: Electrolysis f...
(Lawrence1) - 12/16/11 01:22 AM
Utah
Utah hair removal resources.
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Logan: Lisa Klomp, LE
(Andrea) - 08/21/04 07:43 AM
Vermont
Vermont hair removal resources.
3 3
Essex Junction: Burlington...
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 05:08 AM
Virginia
Virginia hair removal resources.
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Re: Virginia electrolysis
(dontaskdontell) - 05/06/14 04:42 AM
Washington
Washington hair removal resources.
31 35
Re: Peach Willow Spa - Van...
(Peach Willow Spa) - 10/05/13 07:22 PM
West Virginia
West Virginia hair removal resources.
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Beckley: A Alice Carte Ele...
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 05:53 AM
Wisconsin
Wisconsin hair removal resources.
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Monona, Wi: Elemental Elec...
(ruferdan000) - 01/14/14 12:34 AM
Wyoming
Wyoming hair removal resources.
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Riverton: Smooth As Silk E...
(Andrea) - 08/20/04 05:06 AM
Practitioners outside the U.S.
Hair removal practitioners outside the United States.
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Mecidiyekoy, Istanbul - Z...
(indreams) - 07/22/14 04:30 PM
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