The growth of facial hair in women is something that many of us see as a concern. Assuming that you are genetically prone to facial air (Being Jewish, Mediterranean and from Eastern Europe) or a history of the growth of facial hair of women in your family, it could be one of many things.
Hormonal disorders/imbalance are very common, and this is a very important factor when it comes to facial hair in women. Both androgen (male hormones) and estrogen are present in women. With age the levels of these two hormones begin decreasing naturally. However, the relationship between differences in declination makes it seems as if we suddenly have more male hormones present in our system, and thereby leading to hair. To add to that, there are drugs that have be proven to help with the inhibition of growth of these coarse dark hairs. A visit to your local pharmacist can help narrow down what type of medication (if needed) is best for you.
Medical and Physical issues are other factors that can contribute to facial hair issues in women. A physical condition like Obesity is one of them. The adipose tissue in the body is known to produce androgen which can lead to lead to growth of hair on the face of women.
This condition is not only prominent in older women but younger women as well. In some women this can have somewhat of a negative effect on one’s social life as it tends to make you more conscious of yourself when in public.
As the saying goes, for every problem, there is a solution, what can be done about facial hair growth in women? This is a question on the minds of women with this condition who have been looking for ways to permanently get rid of these unwanted hairs for many years now.
There are different methods to temporary remove facial hair: These include:
Shaving (not recommended as the hairs come back thick, coarse and darker)
Laser Treatment (recommended – it will take a while for the hair to come back again)
Waxing or Using tweezers (Painful to some but also recommended)
Electrolysis (This method has worked for many, it might be a time consuming process but it very effective)
Estrogen and Progesterone hormones (see your physician)
Results for electrolysis are most likely permanent as per dermatologists and online reviews. Although going this route (Electrolysis) might be expensive to some people, the results are definitely worth. Also note that there several ways to get promotional offer coupons that can help significantly reduce cost. A quick search on the internet will give some results.
In conclusion, Facial hair though daunting can be removed in several different affordable and expensive ways. Try different methods you are comfortable with and pick the best method that works for you as everyone is different and respond differently to different forms of treatment.