Humans tend to have hair everywhere on their body except nails and eyeballs. Facial hair and underarm hair are unwanted by women because it looks ugly. Women opt for waxing to get the underarm hair removed, but it is a painful process.
Waxing also tends to cause skin irritation and allergies in some people. So why not try out easy home remedies? The advantage of home remedies is that you can use completely organic and naturally available ingredients on your body. These ingredients won’t cause infections and can be used over and over again.
Here are some easy home remedies you can try to remove unwanted underarm hair.
Mix turmeric in milk to make it into a paste form. Apply this paste on your underarm skin and leave it on until it dries. Scrub off the dried paste and then wash it away with cold water.
2. Natural wax mixture.
Mix sugar, honey, and a few drops of lime juice to prepare the wax. You can melt the ingredients to form a smooth mixture. Use a spatula to apply the warm mixture on the underarm skin and use wax strips to remove the hair.
3. Corn flour and egg whites.
4. Corn flour and rosewater mix.
Here’s another simple preparation that you can do at home. Mix corn flour and rosewater to make a smooth paste. Add a few drops of lemon juice in it. Apply it on the underarm area and scrub it off after it dries. If you would like to whiten your underarm skin, you can also add some sandalwood powder.
Grind or sieve about one cup of lentils or masoor dal. Add some honey and lemon juice to a portion of it to make a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your underarm skin and scrub it off after 15-20 minutes. You can use this twice or thrice a week.
6. Salt and water.
Use warm water and add some salt in it. You can do this daily as well. Just dab a cotton ball or a piece of cloth in the salt water and massage it on your underarm skin. The hair growth will drastically reduce.
7. Whole wheat flour and turmeric.
Mix equal parts of turmeric and whole wheat flour. Add a little bit of honey or sesame oil in it to make it into a smooth paste. For better effects on the skin, you can add rosewater as well. Use this as a scrub and apply it on your skin. You can leave it for 30 minutes or until it dries and then scrub it off.
8. Papaya and turmeric pack.
Papaya is like a natural bleaching agent so it will definitely lighten your hair growth. Make a smooth paste out of papaya and turmeric and gently massage it over your skin. If your skin is dry, you can add some honey or milk in it as well.