Updated: Jun 21

Facial hair removal is a consistent effort that we as women have to go through regularly.

Unwanted facial hair is a downside of every women's existence according to me. Don't know if you all will agree to it. Let me tell you I am a hairy person with sensitive skin and I do not feel confident about it.

By now you all might have guessed that I am talking about the hair on my chin, my sideburns, my jawline and my upper lip hair removal.

Every time I feel that I have dealt with the unwanted hair I happen to discover another growing somewhere else.


Removing Hair Safely

Many of you might be already spending a huge amount of your money on hair removal products like upper lip hair removal epilators, eyebrow waxing, hot wax, waxing kits, laser treatments trimmers etc and the list goes on to find that perfect solution to give us that satin finish smooth skin that we are dreaming for. Like the ones, we get to see in TV commercials.

If you are tired of experimenting with all the methods of removing your facial hair. Let me share with you my solution to hair removal methods. This is something that I got to know from my mother. Surprisingly these methods are really effective and it has stopped my ingrown hair and my unwanted hair growth as well.

How to get rid of facial hair without shaving or waxing?

Find more information below :


Gram flour is an age-old traditional way to remove unwanted body hair and facial hair it is also a natural cleanser for the skin. Hence, it does cleanse the skin deeply along with providing the benefits of hair-free skin.

It helps you to get rid of the deep-seated dirt, dust and oils from the face and body.

Besan also helps you tightens the skin and also prevents the premature signs of ageing on the skin.

It makes the skin glow and gives natural skin conditioning.


  • Teaspoonful of Besan

  • 1 Teaspoonful of Yoghurt

  • 1/2 Teaspoonful of lime juice

  • 2 Pinches of turmeric powder

  • Few drops of coconut oil (optional)

  • 1/2 Teaspoonful rosewater (optional)

Recipe for the besan pack:

  • Mix the above ingredients in a small bowl and apply on the cleans face.

  • Leave this face pack on the face for 20 minutes and start rubbing it in the opposite direction to the hair growth .Rinse off with plain water.

  • This is tried and tested home remedy for hair removal since ages it also helps to lighten the skin tone especially for the brides to be who wish to look flawless on their wedding day.

  • All skin types can use this face pack.


Papaya contains an enzyme called papain, that breaks down the hair follicles-preventing them from growing more hairs.

Applying papaya to your face will help to inhibit hair growth, making it easier for you to keep your chin hair, sideburns, or upper lip hair under control.

Adding turmeric into the mix makes the papaya more potent.

The stable compounds in turmeric will help to get rid of the unwanted hair, preventing them from regrowth.


  • Use a spoon to scoop out few pieces of papaya flesh and use a fork to mash it .

  • Add half a teaspoon of turmeric powder,

Recipe for the papaya turmeric pack:

  • Mix all the ingredients together and it will end up in a thick paste

  • Using your fingers or a brush, apply the paste to the parts of your face with hair.

  • Massage your skin gently to ensure that the paste is penetrated into your hair and skin.

  • Wait for 15 minutes before washing off with lukewarm water.

  • Repeat the process once every week or so, and you’ll notice your facial hair vanishing on its own!


Sugar has always been a part of skincare routine since age-old times as it mildly exfoliates the surface of the skin to remove dead skin cells and facial hair whereas honey on the other hand heals and provides a glow along with nourishing the skin from inside . The concoction of the two ingredients makes it a great peel of mask to take care of all the facial hair issues .