9 Ways to Naturally Get Rid of Facial Hair That Actually Work

According to statistics, hirsutism – also known as excessive hair in unusual areas – affects about 5-10% of women of all ages. However, no matter how healthy we may be, we all have to use tweezers on our faces from time to time in order to look gorgeous. We’ve found that it’s not always necessary to use such painful methods of facial hair removal – especially when other less painful methods can be found right in your kitchen!

We made a list of the most effective remedies for removing facial hair that you can use easily from the comfort of your own home.

9. Green gram + rose water

9 Ways to Naturally Get Rid of Facial Hair That Actually Work

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoons of green gram flour
  • 1-2 tablespoons of rose water
  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice

Preparation:

  1. Place green gram flour and rose water in a bowl and mix them well.
  2. Add lemon juice to the paste and then mix the ingredients once again.

Usage:

  1. Apply the paste on the affected areas of your skin.
  2. Let it sit there for about 20-25 minutes or until it’s completely dry.
  3. Rub the mask off with your fingers.

Repeat: 3-4 times a week.

Results: Green gram flour has great exfoliating properties and when coupled with rose water, it helps inhibit hair growth.

Suitable for: all skin types

8. Onion + basil

9 Ways to Naturally Get Rid of Facial Hair That Actually Work

Ingredients:

  • 2 medium-sized onions
  • 10-12 basil leaves

Preparation:

  1. Find the thin, transparent membranes of skin between the layers of an onion.
  2. Crush the membranes with basil leaves to make a paste.

Usage:

  1. Apply the paste on unwanted hair and leave it there for about 20-25 minutes.
  2. Wash it off with warm water.

Repeat: 3-4 times a week for 1-2 months.

Results: Onion is actually extremely beneficial for you as it facilitates hair growth. However, when used along with basil, it gives the reverse effect and helps you get rid of unwanted facial hair.

Suitable for: all skin types

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