Many women have facial hair, but when this growth increases, it will bring about an ill effect on their overall appearance and confidence level as well. This occurs mainly because of hormonal issues and this condition is termed as hirsutism. Many women with this condition use different options like shaving, threading, waxing and bleaching. These options when chosen should be done regularly to get rid of unwanted hair. Some also opt for laser treatment for permanent removal of unwanted hair. But, all women cannot afford to this costlier option. If you are a woman with this problem, you can use the following chemical-free home remedies that can help you a great extent in dealing with the problem with ease:
Haldi: This is nothing, but the commonly known and used turmeric. In addition to being good for complexion and antibacterial effect, this spice is also known to have effective properties to curb unwanted hair growth. Here are some face packs that can be tried at your home:
How to use? All you have to do is to make a fluid paste by mixing turmeric powder in water. This paste should be applied on the area in which there is unwanted hair and should be left for a few minutes. After it dries, a cloth can be used after dipping it in warm water for wiping away the turmeric along with which the unwanted hair will come out.
Besan or gram flour: Many Indian women use gram flour instead of soap for their face, mainly because this flour can make the skin soft and smooth. It can also remove unwanted hair with regular application.
How to use? Besan can be mixed with turmeric to get better benefits. Both these powders should be mixed and some water should be added for making a paste. In the same way as mentioned for turmeric paste, this paste should also be applied and left to dry and then should be removed with the help of soft cloth. Instead of water, curd can also be used as it can give coolness to the skin.
Sugar mix: This is generally used in home for waxing procedure by many women. However, this remedy will be little painful as against the other two options mentioned above.
How to use? All you have to do is to take a spoon of sugar in a vessel and then should add a few drops of honey and a few drops of lemon juice. This mixture should be heated in microwave for about 3 minutes for obtaining the consistency of a smooth paste. When this mixture is little warm, it should be applied in the face from where hair should be removed. Then this area should be covered with a strip of cloth and the cloth should be immediately pulled in the direction opposite to the growth of hair. You will find that the unwanted hair will also come out with the cloth. As mentioned earlier, this is a painful method as the hair will come out after sticking itself to the cloth.
So, women can rely on these home remedies for getting rid of unwanted hair.