What Can Be Done About Dark Spots from Waxing Legs?

I also waxed my legs, now there are lots of dark spots. What can I do? Please answer my question.

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Dark spots caused by waxing

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Use sunscreens and also self tanners (to hide it until it looks better). This is an uncommon problem. Was the wax too hot? Maybe you should test a depilatory on a small area (Neet or Nair, etc) and use that method next time you want to remove your leg hair. Hope this helps!

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