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To get rid of unwanted hair in the body, women go to the salons frequently or buy those hair removal creams that are infused with chemicals. The usage of hair removal creams regularly will make your hair and skin darker as they remove the hair only from the surface of the skin. Some of us even try the permanent way of removing unwanted hair through laser treatments which can cost you a pretty penny.
Excessive hair growth can due to various factors like irregular menstrual cycle, hormonal imbalance and even due to side effects of certain medications. Whatever be the reason, you can easily get rid of unwanted hair easily at home using sugar. Melted sugar is very sticky and when applied on the skin and peeled, sugar helps in removing the hair from the roots. It is also comparatively painless.
In today's article, we'll be giving you different ways in which you can use sugar to remove unwanted hair.
Sugar And Egg White
Egg white and sugar work best for removing unwanted hair. Just like sugar, egg white also sticks to the skin and makes pulling off hair from the skin easier.
- 1 egg white
- 1 tbsp sugar
- ½ tsp cornflour
How to do
Break an egg and separate the egg white from the egg and add it into a clean bowl. Add sugar and cornflour into the egg white. Combine all the ingredients to make a smooth mixture. Wash your face and pat dry. Apply a layer of this sugar and egg white mixture on your face with the help of a brush. Now you can wait for 20-25 minutes. You should peel it off while holding your skin firmly. Repeat this remedy at least twice a week for best results.
Sugar, Honey And Lemon
This is just like waxing in the salon. It helps in removing a thick layer of hair on the hands, legs and other areas of excessive hair growth.
- 1 tbsp sugar
- 1 tsp honey
- 1 tsp lemon juice
How to do
In a saucepan add sugar, honey and lemon juice. Heat the mixture for few minutes. The consistency should be wax-like. Turn the heat off and allow the mixture to come down to the room temperature. Clean the area where you have to wax and dust it with cornstarch or talcum powder. Take a spatula and apply this sugar mixture in the direction of the hair growth. Cover the area with a wax strip or cloth and press it. Now pull it off just the direction opposite to the hair growth. You can repeat this whenever required.
Sugar And Chamomile Tea
If you want to remove your upper lip without pain, then this is the best option.
- 4 chamomile tea bags
- 2 cups sugar
How to do
First, brew some chamomile tea. In a saucepan add ¼ cup of chamomile tea. Add 2 cups of sugar and heat the mixture. Later allow it to come to the room temperature. Apply this on your upper lips and peel it off using a waxing strip.