Can facial hair be permanently removed?

Facial hair is considered to be the biggest problem for women, not only makes you difficult to make up but also easy to form acne if it clogs the pores. So women always look for permanent facial hair removal!

Can facial hair be permanently removed?

There are many women who choose different methods to permanently remove facial hair such as electrolysis, laser or simply using hair removal creams. However, are these above methods really “permanently” as advertised ?

According to experts, to remove facial hair permanently we have to release the hair follicles, destroying them from the deep inside where your body can not recover. Since the hair follicles are damaged, they can not grow new hairs.

However, even the electrolysis can not 100% remove the hair follicles on the face. These facial hair removal methods usually only slow down the growth of the hair follicles for about 10 years, then it still can grow back as normal.

For lasers, this method only stops hair growth on the face for 1 year. Therefore, you often have to go to the spa or beauty salon to remove hairs in cycles.

Other hair removal methods such as cream, shave, wax only work in short time. So, as of today there is no permanent facial hair removal as on advertising or rumors.

How to reduce hair follicles growth?

In addition to using normal methods such as waxing, shaving, using hair removal cream or laser treatment, women should pay attention to their daily diet and apply skin masks. These two methods are simple but effective to reduce hair growth.

3 Ways to remove facial hair at home with natural ingredients

Egg and Cornstarch

  • Crack the egg white into a mixing bowl, and stir 2 tablespoons of cornstarch and a tablespoon of sugar, add some water then mix well
  • Wash your face, apply the paste to your skin,
  • Let it dry (15-25 minutes), and peel it off, pulling out hair in the process.
  • Then wash your face and do it twice a week.

Tomato and wheat flour

  • Wash then squeeze 1 tomato, mixed with wheat flour until it forms a thick, smooth paste.
  • Wash your face and apply the paste to your face, relax for 20 minutes.
  • Peel it off and clean your face with water.

Lemon and Honey

  • Mix a tablespoon of honey with lemon juice.
  • Apply the wax to your skin, leave it for 15 minutes then wash your face with warm water.

This mixture not only adds vitamins and minerals but also prevents hair growth in the skin. Repeat this remedy three times a week.

Tips to prevent facial hair growth spurt

Replace yogurt with soy milk

When you drink yogurt, the sebaceous glands on the face will increase its activity, sebum is the main reason that stimulates the growth of facial hair. In contrast, soy has a small amount of the same substance as estrogen – a substance that can regulate hormonal activity.

Drink mint tea

Mint tea contains an antiandrogen hormone, which increasing the amount of female hormones, reduce hair growing on women’s faces. You should use 2 cups of tea per day or other mint products.

Eat more foods with vitamin E, B

Foods rich in vitamin E such as pumpkin, bean sprouts, chives, duck, eggs or other foods containing B vitamins such as rice, cereals, meat  can inhibit the growth of hair follicles

Turmeric face mask

Curcumin in turmeric helps to limit the growth of hair follicles. You can use fresh turmeric or turmeric powder.

The above is a natural facial hair removal that you can apply at home. Although there is no permanent facial removal method, you can still prevent them from growing fast. Wish you a smooth and  glowing face without facial hair .