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Facial hair !!!

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Serendipity22 Sat 02-May-20 13:54:11

Ok, picture the scene, the sun was shinning on the mirror as I was applying my make up this a.m and I see that I have more facial hair than the whole cast of Planet of The Apes.... angry

lovebeigecardigans1955 Sat 02-May-20 13:58:41

Oh, I'm sure they're not that bad, Serendipity. It's a problem that many of us share.
It's the spiky ones which I dislike the most but at least they're easy to grab with the tweezers.

phoenix Sat 02-May-20 14:05:31

I use tweezers and or wax strips on my chin, but had to resort to Veet for my upper lip blush

It's the eyebrows that are real pain, glasses on, identify hairs that need removing, glasses off, pluck, repeat.

Teetime Sat 02-May-20 14:08:23

I have a new job selling Fish Fingers as Captain Birdseye.

quizqueen Sat 02-May-20 14:08:36

Sugaring is the best method for getting rid of facial hair, I find; less harsh than waxing.

GagaJo Sat 02-May-20 14:31:06

Burn 'em off. Tie your hair back. Get a lighter and swiftly and carefully waft the lighter over the hair. It gets rid of all the very fine hair and you can pluck any spikey ones.

Works well on neck and chin. I can't manage it on my top lip so I wax that.

Eastern countries use the 'burn it off' approach. I guess darker skin, darker more obvious facial hair.

AGAA4 Sat 02-May-20 15:29:15

I use JML Flawless. Easy and no pain. One for eyebrows too.

Serendipity22 Sat 02-May-20 16:12:00

Hahahahahahahahahaha Teatime

Serendipity22 Sat 02-May-20 16:14:21


No hahahaha.... not as bad as that hahahaha...... a slight exageration...... smile

vampirequeen Sat 02-May-20 16:17:10

I use hair remover.

MissAdventure Sat 02-May-20 18:03:52

I have up trying to find the perfect device to get rid, and went for the traditional method. (Shaved the buggers)

harrigran Sun 03-May-20 10:17:51

Not a problem, quick look in the mirror every day, locate and pluck.
I wouldn't shave, would end up looking like desperate Dan grin

Lizzies Sun 03-May-20 10:24:11

Just sitting here stroking my beard and thinking about some serious tweezing and found this thread! Normally tweeze stray hairs every morning,but I’ve let them get out of control.

Alishka Sun 03-May-20 14:49:50

I'm with MissAdventuregrin

Serendipity22 Sun 03-May-20 15:04:04

Hahahahahaha Lizzies that funny...I think I have slightly exaggerated..... I have maybe 2 or 3... not quite as many as the whole cast of Planet of the Apes.... hahahaha....
Yes, I have some tweezers somewhere ...... I must unearth them ....