Natural Ways to Remove Unwanted Hair that Really Works

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There are several ways to remove unwanted hair that doesn't require the use of toxic ingredients or a razor. Unwanted hair can be an embarrassing condition for many people. There are many reasons for unwanted hair issues in women that include hormonal imbalances, certain medications, irregular menstrual cycles, post-pregnancy hormonal changes, and more. If you are looking for a different way to remove unwanted hair, it may be as easy as looking in your kitchen cabinets for natural home remedies and DIY ideas. Before spending a lot of money for techniques such as laser hair removal, electrolysis or permanent waxing, you'll want to look at these natural home remedies for hair removal that can help save you money while removing hair naturally without any annoying side effects. These natural home remedies are easy to make, with a few simple and inexpensive natural ingredients that come straight from your kitchen pantry. For the full list of natural home remedies, you'll want to take a look at the One Good Thing by Jillee site.

The first natural home remedy is sugar wax. For removing unwanted hair, sugar is a hair removal treatment that has been used for hundreds of years throughout Northern Africa, the Middle East and Greece. Rather than a wax that adheres to your skin and then pulls your skin when you are removing the hair, sugar binds to your hair and then pulls it out at the root. This makes sugar waxing especially great for people with sensitive skin and peach fuzz because it’s less likely to irritate the skin. You can use sugar waxing anywhere you would like to remove hair, but you will want to grow the hair out to about 1/4 of an inch to help ensure that the sugar wax has something to grab hold of. For the natural home remedy of sugar waxing, you will need granulated sugar, water, lemon juice and a candy thermometer. For this DIY idea, you will start by combining the sugar, water and lemon juice in a small sauce pan. Heat the ingredients on low until the mixture reaches the hard ball stage on your candy thermometer. You want to make sure not to cook the mixture for too long. If you make the batch cooked just a bit too long, by the time it reaches room temperature, it may be rock hard. Remove the mixture from the heat and let the wax cool to room temperature. You want to make sure that the sugar wax has cooled enough because you can burn yourself with this natural home remedy if it is too hot. Use a spoon to help scoop up a bit of the wax and then use your fingers to help roll it into a ball. For the full step by step, tutorial looks at the One Good Thing by Jillee site.

Turmeric Paste. Turmeric is a herb from that comes from the ginger family and is a powerful antioxidant that has been used in both traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurvedic Indian medicine for hundreds of years. Turmeric is an inexpensive ingredient and can be found at your local grocery store. The yellow spice is most often used to add help add color and flavor to Indian cuisine recipes, but it is also an effective natural home remedy for removing unwanted hair and inhibiting hair growth. Over time, and with continued use of turmeric paste, you will notice that your hair won’t grow back as quickly and will eventually stop growing altogether.

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