Welcome back to my Skinsatin Blog! Today I want to talk about a hair problem! We all have hair all over our body and it’s perfectly normal. We, most women, prefer not to see them and make them disappear from the surface of our body. But there is a problem when our body is covered with hair. So much hair that there may even be some on our face. This problem is a health problem, it is hirsutism. I know it’s a bit barbaric word but it’s the medical term that is used to talk about this problem of too much hair on the face and body. So no, we are not going to talk about the “Beard Woman” who was exhibited in circuses. We will talk about the solutions we can find at home and at a doctor’s office. Yes, because if you suffer from this problem, you must go to a doctor because it often comes from a hormonal or ovarian problem. Let’s go explore the world of hair together, follow the guide!
Hirsutism – What is it ?
First, let’s talk about hair. The surface of the body is covered with hair except the palms of the hands and the soles of the feet. The hairs are of several thicknesses, on some areas of the body they are very thin and others areas are thicker and more light or dark. The hair is spread over the body according to our sex hormones, so men are hairier than us. It’s a good protection for our body as they warm it up.
In women, we speak of hirsutism when hair appears on male areas that should be hairless in women. The problem is that these hairs are not a little down, no, with a problem of hirsutism they are thick and hard hairs that appear. The hairs are often on the area of the beard, the torso and the back.
The cause of hirsutism is the effect of male hormones on the woman’s body. There are 3 hormones that can cause hirsutism in women, there is the male hormone that comes from the ovaries, the male hormone from the adrenal gland and cortisol. To find out what causes you this problem of hirsutism you must absolutely go for a medical examination.
Hirsutism -Natural Remedies
The hirsutism that affects a small part of the female population in the world is a little ignored. But for these women it can be a real ordeal. Imagine having to shave your beard, torso and arms as hairy or almost as hairy as those of your husband, lover or boyfriend! But thanks to my natural tips, it is not necessary to go through painful methods to destroy facial hair. Follow my list of natural remedies and choose the one that suits you best.
GET RID OF HIRSUTISM WITH OINION AND BASIL:
If you already use onion for your body, I think you know that onion is one of the best remedies for hair growth. So you are certainly wondering how this could help you reduce your hirsutism. Well you should know that onion mixed with basil has the opposite effect, indeed it helps to get rid of unwanted hair on the face. With this cure Bye hirsutism and hello baby skin!
You will need:
– 2 medium onion – 10 to 12 basil leaves
Finely chop the onions and crush the basil leaves. Mix these ingredients together to form a paste. Place the dough on unwanted hair and let stand for 20 to 25 minutes. Then rinse with warm water.
Repeat this treatment 3 to 4 times a week for 1 or 2 months.
GET RID OF HIRSUTISM WITH HONEY AND SUGAR:
The honey mask is a weapon of mass destruction against hair. This mask destroys the hair of hirsutism almost immediately and exfoliates the skin to find a skin as soft as the cheeks of a baby.
You will need:
– 1 teaspoons of honey – 1 teaspoons of sugar – 1 teaspoons of water
Place the sugar in a bowl, add honey and water. Put the mixture in the microwave about 30 seconds, until the sugar melts and mixes with the liquid.
Apply the paste on the part of the face where there is hirsutism. Place a strip of clean cloth over the mixture you have applied on your face. Let cool a few seconds and pull the band in the opposite direction of hair growth
You can repeat this treatment as many times as you need.
GET RID OF HIRSUTISM WITH GELATIN WITHOUT FLAVOR AND MILK:
This mask is very sticky and can remove all the hair at the same time. So goodbye hirsutism!
You will need:
– 1 teaspoons of gelatin without flavor – 3 teaspoons of whole milk – some drops of lemon juice
In a bowl mix milk, gelatin and lemon juice. Put this container in the microwave for 15 to 20 minutes. Once the mixture is out of the microwave, let it cool for a few seconds and apply it to the areas of your face that need to be shaved. Allow the mask to rest for 5 minutes. Then remove it by pulling on it with your fingers.
If you have acne or sensitive skin, it is better not to make this mask.
For other skin types, you can make this mask as long as you need it.
Hirsutism – Medical Solutions
After consulting your doctor and having been diagnosed with your hirsutism, take your medical treatment and if your doctor allows you to start the cosmetic treatment to get rid of the hirsutism symptom that are these unlovely hairs on your face and the rest of your body skin.
COSMETIC TREATMENT :
While shaving you must be careful not to shave in the opposite direction of the growth of your hair because it could cause hair embody so you could have pimples.
– Depilation with tweezers:
This is often used to remove facial hair.
There is also depilatory wax, but it can irritate the skin because of the heat of the wax. It is better to use cold wax for the face. It’s just as effective and it will not irritate your skin.
– Tweezing cream:
These are creams that can be very irritating to sensitive skin if the cream is left too long. It’s good to follow the instructions so you don’t have problem using it and do a test on your skin to make sure it suits you.
– Electric depilation:
It is a technique that is used for hirsutism problems only on hairs that don’t respond to laser hair removal. It is an electric current that is passed on the root of the hair using a needle very fine. This method is final but very expensive and very painful and it will take several sessions to permanently destroy the hair. Make sure the beautician’s professionalism and that she/he uses disposable needles. You will have side effects such as burns, pigment spots and scars.
– Laser Hair Removal and Intense Pulse Light:
These methods have been safe and practiced for many years. They make it possible to destroy the hairs for a long duration of 1 to 2 months on the white or colored skin and to progressively reduce the density of the hairs. Hair removal can be permanent after 5 to 10 sessions but with people suffering from hirsutism it depends on the medical treatment they take. As hirsutism requires hormonal treatment, it will certainly be necessary to do maintenance sessions every 1 to 2 months. To make sure of the seriousness of the practitioner, it is better to ask your doctor the coordinates of a professional practitioner. The side effects are redness or the appearance of brown spots. It is best to avoid exposure to the sun during the treatment to avoid skin problems.
Regarding medication, after a consultation to diagnose your hirsutism, the doctor may prescribe a local treatment such as a cream or oral treatment. It will depend on what will be diagnosed.
Hirsutism- When should you see a doctor?
Hirsutism can be accompanied by several elements that could be worrying:
– If hirsutism develops too quickly over 1 or 2 years or it appears before puberty
– If hirsutism is accompanied by acne
– If there is a menstrual disorder
– If hirsutism is accompanied by a hair loss or a deep voice.
– If you have obesity or diabetes
Hirsutism – Conclusion
Hirsutism is a health problem that is not always to be taken lightly. You don’t risk dying, but if you are a woman and you start to show hair that grow thick and pronounced in areas that don’t have to be covered with hair in women body, it is better to go see doctor. Hirsutism can be a hormonal problem and with good medical care and good cosmetic or natural treatment, you can get out of this problem. It is true that it requires a long-term treatment, but the important thing is to be healthy and well in your body.
Thank you for taking the time to read me, I hope my solutions could help you and don’t hesitate to leave a comment.
So have a good day or a good evening! Stay cool, sexy and see you soon!