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Please tell me if there is a way to permanently remove facial hair?

Please tell me if there is a way to permanently remove facial hair?

Reduction possible: There are a number of light based therapies to permanently reduce facial hair but they do not work in all patients or all situations. The best results are obtained in people with dark hair and light skin. Blond, grey or white hair will not respond. There is also a topical medication vaniqa which can be used. Check with a dermatologist if you would like to try this medication.

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Ginger (Definition)

Human studies suggests that 1g daily of ginger may be effective for nausea and vomiting in pregnant women when used for short periods (no longer than 4 days). Several studies have found that ginger is better than placebo in relieving morning sickness. In a small study of 30 pregnant women with severe vomiting, those who took 1 gram of ginger every day for 4 days reported more relief from vomiting than those who took placebo. In a larger study of 70 pregnant women with nausea and vomiting, those who received a similar dosage of ginger felt less nauseous and did not vomit as much as those who received placebo. Pregnant women should ask their doctor before taking ginger, and should be careful not take more ...Read more


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As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

As a woman, is there any way to safely and permanently remove facial hair?

Maybe: Depends on duration and the status of the hair follicles. Once transformed to a terminal hair (like eyebrow hair), it is very difficult to resolve without destructive techniques like electrolysis or laser. These techniques will permanently remove the hair. If hormone problem not fixed will return.

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What is the best way to remove facial hair?

What is the best way to remove facial hair?

Shaving: It depends if you are male or female. Shaving works, there are certain hair removal preparations that can be used on the face, or if your hair is darkly pigmented, laser hair removal is effective.

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What is the most effective and lest costly to remove facial hair?

What is the most effective and lest costly to remove facial hair?

Waxing: Of the options out there i'd say waxing. Laser is more effective but costly.

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Is there a way to permanently get rid of your facial hair?

Is there a way to permanently get rid of your facial hair?

No: There is no such thing as permanent hair removal. However, with laser hair removal, you will probably have a significant reduction in the amount of hairs and thickness. Hair has growth cycles and it has to be removed in a certain cycle for the laser to work effectively. That is why doctors recommend multiple treatments with the laser.

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Can salt remove facial hair?

Can salt remove facial hair?

Salt and Facial Hair: According to vasant lad, author of "the complete book of ayurvedic home remedies, " the turmeric and salt slows hair growth and encourages the hair to fall out. The process is slower than chemical depilatories -- taking several days -- but is also more gentle on the skin. Turmeric is a common cooking spice and is available from the spice section of most grocery stores.

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Is waxing to remove facial hair good for you?

Is waxing to remove facial hair good for you?

Self image: Your self image is important for health. Waxing in itself is not harmful. Excess facial hair can make you feel less self worth. If waxing becomes problematic then tell your doctor as laser hair removal or other options exist. Hirsuitism can be from a medical condition do your doctor needs to be made aware.

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What are some ways to remove facial hair in transgender other than shaving?

What are some ways to remove facial hair in transgender other than shaving?

Several options: Laser hair removal works well, particularly in people with dark hair (not as helpful for blond, gray, white, or red hair!). Electrolysis can be used in anyone, but it takes longer. Both procedures can be tedious and expensive. But, facial hair can be a particularly bothersome source of gender dysphoria. Most people seem to feel it is worth the investment. Good luck.

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What are the advantages, disadvantages of using depilatory powders to remove facial hair in men with no special conditions?

What are the advantages, disadvantages of using depilatory powders to remove facial hair in men with no special conditions?

Should be fine: I don't see any reason why you cannot use this. There are chemicals in these, so you could get of course a local skin reaction, but there is no reason you cannot use them. Laser surgery for pigmented, unwanted hair is a permanent solution but can be expensive.

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Can you tell me in which I can get rid of this facial hair permanently?

Can you tell me in which I can get rid of this facial hair permanently?

Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is highly effective and can permanently remove unwanted hairs. Gray or blonde hairs do not respond as well as brown or black hairs. Make sure you are seeing a well trained and experienced technician associated with a knowledgeable physician. Www. Asc-psd. Com

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What can I do to remove facial hair keep in mind I have sensitive spot prone skin?

What can I do to remove facial hair keep in mind I have sensitive spot prone skin?

Vaniqa cream: Ask your dermatologist to prescribe Vaniqa cream! It inhibits hair growth.

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I went thru a transgender phase for some years, had facial hair removed with laser. Smooth face. BUT now I'm man again, want facial hair! Any options?

I went thru a transgender phase for some years, had facial hair removed with laser. Smooth face. BUT now I'm man again, want facial hair! Any options?

Here are some. ..: Clinical scenario confirmed you're in M-to-F life for some years and now you wish to reverse back to a man again. Such a back & forth life is a one-way street of consuming your limited resources of life like energy, ability, time, money, anguish, etc. So, this time, before pursuing further, see experts in psychology, urology, etc. For detailed counseling to explore medical necessity & possibility.

Facial Hair (Definition)

Facial hair is a physical characteristic usually found on males where hair grows around the chin and lower portion of the face. The development of facial hair usually begins during puberty. Additionally women can occasionally develop facial hair but it usually happens when hormone levels change, ...Read more