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Can turmeric be helpful in removing hair on the body, as said by many doctors. if yes, how should i use turmeric in order to remove hairs?

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Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Prevention: There are anecdotal reports of turmeric being helpful in preventing hair growth. At this's point, there are no studies regarding removal of hair.

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