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Quick Tips For Facial Hair Removal
Aug 13, 2016
Quick Tips For Facial Hair Removal

Hirsutism is a common occurrence we see in many females in between the age group of eighteen to fifty years.

The hair on face especially unwanted hair on the face can be a major concern for females. There are several methods available these days for the removal of unwanted hair. No matter how many methods have been introduced in the market it is still a burning problem in the market.

It makes women appear awful and keeps them low in confidence and self-esteem. There are many permanent hair removal methods in the market but not all the people can afford it and not all are satisfied with the process

Due to increased male hormones in females will lead to excess growth of hair. These hormones are called Androgens. All women produce androgen but due to excess release of hormone it leads to hirsutism.

Few experts advised that consuming mint tea for five to six days will control the release of androgen excess hormones.

Cold Wax Stripping:-

To remove the thick hair on the face you can opt for cold wax stripping. There are separate wax strips, especially for facial hair removal. Using a strip of cloth, they apply hot wax and strip off the wax solution off the face; it’s a bit painful procedure. But in cold wax facial strips wax will be pre-applied on the strips which make the stripping comfortable and not painful.

While pulling off the strip we need to check the direction of the growth. Some will re-grow the hair in twenty to thirty days and some regrow hair in forty to fifty days it depends on their hormonal release and hair growth strategy.

You can get this done at a specialist or a salon or a spa or you can do it on your own. But be careful while doing it at sensitive areas. Experts will know which area to handle with what pressure while removal process.

However, you can do it on your own by checking the growth direction. You need to apply the solution in the same direction but strip off in the opposite direction against the hair growth.

Post-waxing process applies aloe vera gel or some fruit based cream to protect the skin from open pores.

Waxing involves a process of opening the facial pores by stripping off the hair. So it is mandatory to clear off the remaining solution and apply moisturizer.

Egg Mask:-

Egg mask is a famous process to remove the facial hair. It may not go well for all the climatic conditions but it works great in summers.

Just grab an egg. Take off the yolk. After separating the egg yolk, use the white on the face. Wash the face pat dry and apply the egg white solution.

Leave it for 10 minutes; ensure that it is partially dried. Pick a strip and pull against the opposite direction of hair growth

It will remove your hair, wash off the face with cold or warm water and apply moisturizer.

Note:- This procedure is not applicable for thick facial hair. This work only on light facial hair

When there were no salons and beauty parlors, Indian women use to rely on homemade packs. And yes it works wonders.

Gram Flour Paste :-

This is not just a hair reduction pack but also smoothens the skin drastically

Make a paste of gram flour (besan), curd and a pinch of turmeric powder. Apply this on the facial growth, let the paste dry and then wash your face with water. This can be a part of your daily routine. Regular use will help lessen the growth Here is how 

Honey Lemon Mixture:-

This is an excellent traditional mixture; it’s a thick solution with lemon and honey. ‘Mix 10 ml of lemon juice and 40 ml honey. Apply it in the direction of the hair growth with the help of a cotton swab and rinse after 15 minutes,’ she advises. Repeat this routine twice a week for two weeks to see results.

A slight variation to this remedy is using a paste made of 30g of sugar, 10 ml of freshly squeezed lemon juice and 150 ml of water.

However, you can do it on your own by checking the growth direction. You need to apply the solution in the same direction but strip off in the opposite direction against the hair growth.

Post the waxing process; apply astringent lotion or some fruit based cream to protect the skin from open pores.

Other Easy Methods:-

Thread Your Hair:-

With the help of a twisting threat, you can tweeze your eyebrow hair. But you need a professional or salon to get it done.

We see many people threading self. But not at all advisable as we thread without holding the skin, the skin starts early wrinkling

So go for a beauty clinic to get it done or pluck it on yourself


Bleaching is a process which turns the hair to golden, golden brown or reddish color. It will not remove hair but just turns your hair color.

Hair Removal Creams:-

We find many products razors and creams for hair removal. The trick is to find a brand/cream which suits your skin and does not have side-effects. The milder it is, the better but you will have to take a call depending on your hair growth as well. In bleaching, the hair changes to a color similar to your skin tone but in hair removal creams, the hair falls off the face.

Stop using them if you find them to be too strong or have a reaction. Avoid going out in the sun immediately after using these creams, and even if you have to, make sure you apply a good sunscreen. Always apply moisturizer post any of the hair removal methods.

So why to delay. Make you look more confident and attractive. Post the facial hair removal you look not only confident but your skin turns smooth and great.


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