Removing facial hair becomes a tedious task over the years, but some women do face some additional challenges compared to others. Shaving isn’t the best solution as it offers short-lasting results only and waxing, being the better alternative, doesn’t offer a permanent solution either.
Thus, getting rid of the hairs on the upper lip, chin, and the cheeks can turn into a real nightmare. However, there are some natural ingredients than can help you get rid of the facial hair over time or at least slow down their growing process.
This powerful ingredient with antiseptic properties prevents facial hair growth. You can make a paste by mixing turmeric and water and apply that paste to the target areas. Let it stay until in dries and remove it with a tower soaked in lukewarm water. The hairs will be removed in the process as well.
- Potato and Lentils
Soak a cup of lentis in water. Using a pestle and mortar, crush them in the morning and you’ll get a paste. Peel 4 potatoes, run them through the food processor and extract the juice.
Mix the lentis paste with the potato juice, add 4 tablespoons of lemon juice and a tablespoon of honey. Mix everything well and apply the paste of the target areas. Let it dry for about 20 minutes and remove it by using your fingers.
Eggs can remove the facial hair as well. Mix a tablespoon of corn flower with an egg and add the same amount of sugar. Apply the paste and wash it off after it dries.
Make a paste by mixing a bit of turmeric and papaya. You can remove facial hair with the paste and it will also prevent their growth as well.
- Gram flour
Commonly used in various traditional remedies in India, all you have to do is mix gram flour with some turmeric and water to get a paste. Apply it on the hairs and remove it afterwards.