Facial hair can cause discomfort, especially if it is located on the upper part of the lip, creating a mustache effect. Luckily you can eliminate it with various methods ranging from natural to aesthetic.
Before removing facial hair, remember that it is a natural part of the body and it is the social standards of beauty that qualify it as "unpleasant"; Therefore, it is not an obligation or rule that you get rid of it. Start loving yourself and see how beautiful you are, and every treatment you take do it because you love your body, not because you hate its appearance.
1. Papaya and turmeric
This mask is ideal for exfoliating the skin and reducing the appearance of hair in the area of the mustache or chin.
- 3 tablespoons papaya
- 1/2 tablespoon of turmeric powder
Crush the papaya until its texture is that of a mash, add the turmeric and mix homogeneously.
Distribute the mixture over the areas where you want to remove hair, giving circular massages in the opposite direction to hair growth. Leave on for 15 minutes and remove it with water.
2. Honey, lemon and oats
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon oatmeal
Mix the ingredients until a homogeneous mixture is obtained.
Apply to the areas of the face from which you want to remove hair; make sure you do it by giving a circular massage in the opposite direction to hair growth for a few minutes; When finished, clean the mixture with water and apply a moisturizer.
3. Baking soda
- 1 glass of water (250 ml)
- 1 tablespoon of baking soda
Heat the water until it boils, add the baking soda, stir and let stand for 15 minutes.
Take a cotton ball and immerse it in the mixture, then place it in the areas of the face from which you want to remove the hair and fasten it with a bandage or masking tape so that it acts overnight. When you wake up remove the cotton, clean with cold water and moisturize.
4. Egg and honey
- 1 egg white
- 1 tablespoon honey
Mix the ingredients until you get a creamy ointment.
Spread a thin layer of this mask over the upper lip area and let it act for 20 minutes. Clean with cold water and moisturize.
It does not remove the hair, it only clarifies it to give an effect invisible; It is ideal for blonde women or with little facial hair.
Extra: laser hair removal
Easy and effective, the best thing is that you can get to remove hair permanently. Household laser devices, being less powerful, require much more time to use than professionals.