Want to reduce the appearance of your facial hair? Facial hair can be embarrassing and can sometimes make us feel self-conscious hence, most women spend a lot of money in salon treatments or beauty products to bleach facial hair, giving little importance to what's exactly in them; and not really analyzing that chemical methods of lightening facial hair can be detrimental to the skin in the long run. It is also a huge waste of money because in a few weeks it makes a rather annoying comeback, sometimes longer, thicker and just more obvious.
But there i s light at the end of the tunnel. Did you know you can reduce the appearance of facial hair using only natural ingredients! That's right you don't have to live with unsightly facial hair or spend a lot of money to get rid of it.
You should always consider a natural, drug-free option first. So, for this home remedy all you'll be needing is lemon juice! That's right, this beauty hack is simple, affordable and effective! All you need to do is extract the juice of one lemon, apply, rinse and see its magic work.
While you can use lemon juice mixed with water, others also suggest that combining lemon juice with honey to form a facial bleaching paste -has excellent results.
Why it works? Lemon is rich in vitamin C, a nutrient widely used to treat pigmentation. It also is often used as an ingredient in cosmetic bleaching agents. As an effective natural bleach, it may help in lightening facial hair.
The astringent properties of lemon can be used to make that pesky fuzz disappear, at least visually, if not for good.
You should also be aware that although natural, lemon juice extract can cause skin irritation. You may want to apply a patch test before trying this remedy and be sure to keep the lemon juice away from your eyes to avoid discomfort.
Squeeze lemon juice into a small bowl.
Dab a clean cotton ball with a teaspoon of the lemon juice.
Apply it to your face.