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Effective unwanted facial hair removal methods

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There are different types of unwanted facial hair removal methods available but not all of them are equally effective. There are several home remedies and over-the-counter medications, which will help you in eliminating unwanted facial hair. The following methods are effective in removing unwanted facial hair from your face.

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Use natural home-made face packs

Facial packs can help you to get rid of unwanted facial hair. There are different home remedies available that can help you with your common skin problems including too much of facial hair. It is important that you follow a routine to get the best results from such home-made treatments. You can make a paste using gram flour or besan, curd and little bit of turmeric powder and apply this paste on the facial hair growth. Let it dry and then wash your face with water. You can also mix lemon and honey to make a face pack. In 10 ml of lemon juice you need to add 40 ml of honey. Using a cotton swab, you can use the mixture in the direction of the hair growth. Keep it for 15 minutes before washing it off.

Drink spearmint tea

Excessive hair growth happens due to higher level of male hormones present in the blood. This hormone is called androgens. Even though all women produce androgens but if the level increases, it can result in excessive hair on the body including the face. If you drink spearmint tea just twice a day for five days it will help you to reduce the male hormone levels in your body.

Laser hair removal

Laser hair removal or reduction is another process which can help you to eliminate the unwanted facial hair. It is a popular method these days. You may need one or several sessions depending on the amount of hair you have. In this process, the hair follicle are destroyed with the help of a laser beam. You may feel a minor burning sensation during this process. It is an expensive procedure. After the process, your hair will become finer.

Cold wax strips


People who suffer from thick facial hair growth can remove them using cold wax strips. These strips are available in the market. There are special strips available for facial hair removal. Cold wax strips already have wax on them and you need to place the strip on the specific area of your face and then pull in the opposite direction of your hair growth. You can easily try this method at your home. If necessary, you can cut the streets to fit the area of your skin you want to wax. Once it is done, you need to apply a little bit of aloe vera gel to soothe the skin.

Bleach or hair removal creams

In these methods, over-the-counter creams are used for removing facial hair. These are painless treatments. For them, you will need to find a cream or brand which is suitable for your skin and which does not cause any side-effects. In case of pitching, the color of the facial hair will change to a similar color to your skin tone. In case of hair removal creams, they will help you by removing the facial hair. If you see any side-effects or reactions, you should immediately stop using them. You should not go out in the sun immediately after using such creams. If you need to go out, you should use a good sunscreen lotion or cream before going out. You may need some time to find the right hair removal cream or bleach for yourself.