Shaving, waxing, and tweezing. These are hair removing methods. To some of these methods are painful. But no pain no gain as the saying goes, especially when it comes to facial hair. Facial hair is common to both men and women, yet men have been blessed with a higher percentage of it.
For men the facial hair remover that has, down the years been their best friend is the razor. Razors come in many forms, electric, straight and disposable. Shaving is the most common facial hair remover used by men. Though women also use the razor shaving method, it is reserved for other areas of the body and not for the face. Also shaving causes the hair to grow back thicker than before. Therefore beauticians do not recommend this as a facial hair remover, when it comes to women.
Another facial hair remover is cream or gel that contains calcium thioglycolate. Calcium thioglycolate causes the hair to fall when wiped. One of the advantages of this facial hair remover is that it slows down the process of re-growth.
Plucking is another famous facial hair removing tactic. This facial hair remover for some of us, appears to be quite painful. But for those who are experts at it, it is like an ant bite! Women use this method more than men. Why? Well because women have less hair on their faces that men do. But that is not to say that some do not use it.
Waxing, another facial hair removing method this too can be painful at times. But it does get the job done. This facial hair remover had proven to be frequently used by men. It has proved to be less tedious than shaving. Whereas shaving is concerned, it needs to be done on a more frequent cycle. Waxing lasts for a longer time.
A thin metal is probe is placed on the hair follicle. An electric current passes through the hair frolic, destroying the facial area which is responsible for hair growth. Does this sound familiar to you? This is a popular facial hair remover called Electrolysis. And is less painful, though it may not sound as though it is, than waxing!
One of the new methods of hair remover is laser hair removal. This has proved to be a growing favorite among women. As popular as it may be, this facial hair remover is not cheap. It is estimated that is costs on national average $429 per treatment!
And lastly a method that you may have not heard of is hormone therapy. This method is known to be used by the transgender community for many years. Though not a famous facial hair removing method, for some this method is the last remaining option for hair removal. This advanced facial hair remover must be conducted under the supervision of a doctor. Through drastic this method has proved to be very effective.