How to Remove Facial Hair With Turmeric?

turmeric for facial hair removal

Unwanted hair on the body and especially on face appears as one of the biggest problem for women. It is important to get rid of unwanted hair permanently to get a flawless skin. It is advisable to try natural methods for hair removal in place of using chemical enriched creams for the same. This will protect the skin quality and make it look naturally beautiful. Here we discussed how to use turmeric for facial hair removal methods.(1)

Can Turmeric Remove Facial Hair Permanently?

  • When a paste of turmeric is applied on skin, the paste stickiness and will attempt to grab facial skin tightly.(2)
  • Once it gets dried up and we scrub, the dry paste holds facial hair tightly and then removes the same from roots permanently.
  • Regular use of turmeric paste will give you the desired hair free skin.

How to Use Turmeric for Facial Hair Removal

Turmeric in combination with many other natural ingredients can help in removal of facial hair permanently in a natural way.

1. Gram Flour and Turmeric for Facial Hair

Gram Flour is known for its skin cleansing features. With regular use of it with turmeric will help in restricting hair growth naturally


  • Gram flour
  • Turmeric
  • Water

Preparation Time: 5 Mins


  • Take equal proportion of turmeric, water and gram flour and make a paste which is thick.
  • Apply the thick paste evenly on facial hair.
  • Allow it to dry completely
  • Now rinse it using soft cloth dipped in lukewarm water.

How it work: The Mix cleanse the skin naturally along with removal of dead skin and facial hair naturally.

Repetitions: Follow this method 2 to 3 times weekly for a month.

Best time to Apply: In your free time or before bath.

Tips: Moisturize skin well to hydrate it.

2. Besan and Turmeric for Facial Hair Removal

Besan in combination of with turmeric work as a natural hair remover from roots.


  • Besan
  • Turmeric
  • Water

Preparation Time: 5 min


  • Take 4 to 5 spoon of Besan
  • Add a pinch of turmeric powder in it
  • Mix water in proportion to prepare a thick paste
  • Apply the paste on your facial hair
  • Let the paste dry
  • Now peel it off by scrubbing with wet fingers in circular motion
  • Rinse with water and pat dry

Repetitions: Apply 2 to 3 times weekly for a month to see results

Best Time to Apply:  Preferable to apply before bath or in your free time

Tips: Do not sleep or talk much applying the pack it may cause wrinkle. Moisture your skin well after removing pack

[ Read: How to Use Tea Tree Oil for Ingrown Hair ]

3. Papaya and Turmeric for Facial Hair

Raw papaya is having an enzyme called papain. It supports in restricting growth of hair with breaking down hair follicles. Turmeric supports in removing hard hairs.


  • Raw Papaya
  • Turmeric Powder

Preparation Time: 5 Mins


  • Make raw papaya paste
  • Add 2 spoon papaya paste with 1/2 spoon turmeric powder.
  • Apply it on facial hair.
  • Leave it for 15 – 20 minutes.
  • Rinse off with lukewarm water
  • Take a towel and pat dry.

How it work: With regular use the pack restrict hair growth and remove the excess hair from skin.

Repetitions: Do it twice a week for a month.

Best time to Apply:  Before bath apply this pack.

Tips: Use natural moisturizer or aloe Vera cream to make your skin soft.

3. Kasturi Turmeric for Facial Hair Removal

Having Anti-neoplastic quality besides Anti-oxidant and Anti-inflammatory feature kasturi turmeric is considered as a natural blessing for hair removal problems.


Preparation Time: 5 Mins


  • Take 4 spoon of kasturi turmeric
  • Take 5 to 10 spoons of Raw cold milk and make a thick paste
  • Apply the paste on the hairy facial area
  • Leave it for 15 minutes to dry
  • Wet your finger tips and scrub the area making round circular movements for 5 mins
  • Take wet towel and rub your face

How it work: It’s a natural hair removal and will slowly act to dissolve the hair roots from base.

Repetitions: 2 to 3 times weekly for a month.

Best time to Apply:  Apply it before taking bath.

Tips: Skin moisturizing is must after removing the pack.

4. Turmeric and Milk for Facial Hair Removal

This combination in addition to salt can help in dissolving hair and thereby reduce thickness of the existing hair.


  • Turmeric
  • Milk
  • Salt

Preparation Time: 5 min


  • Take 3 spoon salt and mix with 1/2 cup of water.
  • Take 5 or 6 spoon cold milk and mix with 3 spoon turmeric powder and mix it with salt water.
  • Now apply it on facial hair.
  • Massage softly for about 10 minutes.
  • Dry it for few minutes and then wash it using warm water.

How it work: With daily use it start dissolving the hair slowly and smoothly and removes it permanently.

Repetitions: Do it daily for a month to remove facial hair.

Best time to Apply:  Apply it before taking bath.

Tips: Moisturize your face to keep it soft and hydrated.

5. Lemon Juice and Turmeric for Facial Hair

Lemon juice is having excellent bleaching quality and will help in lighten the facial hair and skin. It gives magical result when used with turmeric powder.


  • Turmeric powder
  • Lemon Juice
  • Sugar

Preparation Time: 15 min


  • Take 1/2 cup sugar and mix in 1 cup of water. Boil it to make sticky syrup of sugar.
  • Let it cool down. Mix 2 spoon each of turmeric powder and lemon juice.
  • Mix well for making thick paste.
  • Now apply on skin using hair growth direction
  • Now massage softly using circular motion and do it for 5 minutes.
  • Rinse with water and rub in direction opposite to hair growth.

How it work: The sticky sugar and lemon combination with an antiseptic like turmeric  helps in removing the facial hairs in a natural way making the skin soft and shinning.

Repetitions:  Do it 2 to 3 times weekly for a month to get excellent result.

Best time to Apply: Apply it before taking a bath.

Tips:  Apply moisturizer to hydrate the skin.

6. Curd and Turmeric for Facial Hair

Curd is known to be a natural skin Bleacher. When it is applied with Turmeric it helps in bleaching small hair on face and acts as an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory element to sooth the areas where hair is removed.


  • Turmeric powder
  • Wheat bran
  • Gram flour
  • Curd

Preparation Time:  10 mins


  • Take 1/4 spoon of turmeric and mix with 1 spoon each of curd, wheat bran and gram flour.
  • Now Mix it well and make a paste. Cover the facial hair area with this paste.
  • Leave it for 25 minutes and let it dry.
  • Now wet the fingers and scrub gently the covered areas in circular way.
  • Do it for 3 to 4 minutes and rinse it off.

How it works: The sticky paste made of mentioned ingredients softly removes the hair from skin with regular application.

Repetitions: Repeat it for 2 to 3 times a week for a month.

Best time to Apply: Before you take a bath.

Tips: Moisturize your skin after removing the scrub.

Turmeric home remedies can work in a natural way and can do wonders to make your skin look flawless. It not only makes the skin glow but also makes its smooth by removing the facial hair in a natural way and that too permanently. You need to keep patience to get result and the above methods work slowly and steadily to give you the desired outcome.

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