What causes women to have facial hair? How can they get rid of it?

Hereditary/ Hormonal. Two Major reasons - 1. Hereditary 2. Hormone based Laser hair removal will be one of the best ways to reduce the hair (Make sure there is no Hormone problems). Also, you have to find the right laser for you.

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How do I permanently get rid of facial hair caused by minoxidil in women.

Facial hair. your best bet is to see a dermatologist who does laser facial treatments. Read more...
First it is impor- tant to make sure topical minoxidil is only applied to scalp. laser permanently gets rid of hair growth, but continued use of minoxidil may lead to more facial hair. I would see dermatologist for other possible treatments for hair growth. Electrolysis typically leads to some element of scarring while laser done in doctor office (where doc is fellow of american society of laser medicine and surger. Read more...

How can I get rid of facial hair and not grown in thicker (female)?

Have it treated. Electrolysis and/or laser Rx should do the trick. Especially if your periods are also not regular, it's worth discussing this with your physician as well. Read more...

What is best method to get rid of female facial hair?

Laser/electrolysis. Laser is a quicker method but electrolysis is more effective. Modern laser is getting better and will likely be just as effective as electrolysis some day... Ask a doc, commonly a dermatologist, to see what is best for you. Read more...
Probably laser, but. Hirsutism refers to an excess of facial hair in females. I am an internist, not a dermatologist or plastics. So, i would first make sure there is no underlying endocrine disorder such as polycystic ovary syndrome, hormonal imbalance...However, i'll presume the extra facial hair is simply genetic. Waxing it off is painful and lasts few weeks. Several laser or electrolysis rx's permanent, also $$$. Read more...

What is the best way to get rid of female facial hair but not laser?

Electrolysis. Other than laser hair removal, electrolysis is a good option for female facial, especially in the areas above the orbital rims, like the unibrow, where you shouldn't laser anyway. Electrolysis also works regardless of hair color, unlike laser where very blond or white hairs cannot be treated. Read more...

How do obese women get rid of facial hair and acne?

See below. See your md there is help for you condition... Wish you the best, you can get rid of your acne and facial hair. Read more...

How can you help or get rid facial hair caused from pcos? Any medications or procedures that would help it or make it go away?

Facial hair. Excessive facial hair from pcos can be lessened by controlling your hormones with oral contraceptives. Prescription topical cream vaniqa will treat facial hair well but will have to be continued indefinitely to continue to work. Electrolysis and laser hair removal work too but are expensive. Read more...
Hirsuitism treatment. Ocps will help prevent new hair and laser or ipl treatment will treat the old hair. Read more...

Hi doc, I want your help. My harmons is disturb. So my period is irraguler. Slow flow. And cause facial hair. I want to get rid of them.

Hormone imbalance. can cause facial hair, mood issues, and energy fluctuation. Please continue to see your doctor and consider getting a second opinion from another doctor who might offer treatment. A gynecologist specializes in female situations and a endocrinologist specializes in hormones. Peace and good health. Read more...