The worst part of being a woman is possibly the fact that we either have to shave off unwanted hair from our legs, arms, underarms etc. or get them removed by waxing every month. Both are time consuming and waxing is quite painful as well. Some women have been blessed with less body hair growth but most women are not that lucky.
Growth of body hair depends on a lot of factors. Mostly your genes are responsible but a few other factors like diet and lifestyle can also affect the body hair growth. If you hate waxing or shaving, this article will surely make you happy. Few herbs can really be effective in preventing and removing body hair growth. Few herbs for leg hair removal are mentioned below.
Herbs For Leg Hair Removal
Turmeric as an herb has varied uses. Take 5-6 teaspoons of turmeric powder and mix it with 1 teaspoon of lavender oil, 1 teaspoon of sesame oil and 1 teaspoon of fresh aloe vera juice. Apply this paste on your legs and arms after shaving.
Let the paste dry for about 30 minutes and rinse off using cold water. Doing this few times will prevent hair growth. After a few attempts, you will see less hair coming out and finally hair growth will stop permanently.
Neem is also an effective herb for leg hair removal. Make a paste with neem, turmeric, aloe juice, fuller’s earth. Take 1-2 teaspoon of neem powder. You can also crush few fresh neem leaves and use them instead of the powder.
Add the powder with 2-3 teaspoons of turmeric powder and 1 teaspoon of fuller’s earth. Add the aloe juice. Mix well and follow the above procedure exactly to get rid of unwanted hair.
This paste can also work as magic. Take few teaspoons of white pepper powder and add camphor. Pour few drops almond oil and make into a smooth paste. Apply this paste on your legs and leave it to dry for 20-25 minutes.
This would help in getting rid of leg hair and will also nourish your skin. After a few attempts of this paste application, you will see your hair becoming lighter and lighter and finally disappearing permanently.
This herb has many other names like vitex, chaste tree and monk’s pepper and contains a lot of flavonoids. This is a women’s herb and is used in the treatment of various gynaecological problems. Chaste berry tea should be consumed daily to reduce hair growth.
Take a teaspoon of dried chaste berries and add it to a glass of boiling water. Let it steep for few minutes and drink this herbal tea after straining it. It helps in the proper functioning of female hormones as well.
This remedy will help in bleaching your hair. Take a cup of lemon juice and add 1 tbsp of sugar crystals to it. Apply this mixture on your leg and leave it undisturbed for about 30 minutes. Wash off using water.
You will notice positive changes. Repeating this procedure at least 4-5 times in a week for about 4 months will reduce unwanted hair dramatically.
These were few of the herbs for leg hair removal.