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One of the most annoying issues that affect people especially women is that of hair growth on different parts of the body except the head. Sometimes it is funny that we want hairs to grow on our heads but instead of doing that, they find the most unlikely of places to dominate and turn into a forest that could be terribly frustrating. So many women are frustrated with facial hairs, if you are one of them you probably need to be thankful it is just facial hairs, some others have to deal with unwanted body hair alongside.

The truth everyone has some body hair, no matter how little, at least in the armpits, around the pubic regions, on the hands and legs. Some others have been more blessed, well if they term it so, with hairs on their backs and over their shoulders. For most of these people all they can think of most times is clearing off the bush and ensuring it is done once and for all.

Body hair is really not bad when it is minimal, after all it is one of our characteristics as mammals, but what do you do when these hairs begin to thicken and darken and become like a jacket of dark fur over your skin? The answer to this question is not farfetched, remove it as fast as you can see the sprouts and somehow hope they do not return. Seeing that this hair thing has become a major issue nowadays, several ways have been developed to ensure that unwanted hairs are removed, some of them include shaving, waxing, laser removal, hair removal creams, etc. Most of these methods are either too painful to undergo, leave dark patches on the skin or are just outright not healthy enough for our existence. This article will be suggesting one method of unwanted hair removal which will most likely sound weird and funny to you yet is undoubtedly a winner in this field. I am sure you are curious, let us find out about this product in the next paragraph.

Toothpaste, the answer to your unwanted hair issues

I can guess your mouth is ajar at this point, toothpaste? This is the most unlikely of ingredients if you are thinking of hair removal, however it has proven over time to be highly potent and effective, especially if you are looking for a once and for all solution to your unwanted hair problems.

Though most times just restricted to just cleaning the buccal cavity, what is most commonly referred to as the mouth and teeth inclusive, it is one of the most underestimated beauty products. Toothpaste is known to be a great formula to cure several skin issues like removing blemishes, dealing with acne, whitening the skin, etc.

Let us take a look at the recipe for using toothpaste to clear unwanted hairs:

  • Get a white toothpaste
  • Measure out one (1) teaspoon of tooth paste
  • Pour the paste into a container
  • Add half 1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • Add one (1) teaspoon of granulated sugar to the mixture
  • Stir till properly mixed
  • Apply to the desired body part, leave for about 10 to 20 minutes then remove.

Remember that this doesn’t happen overnight, you have to be consistent till the hair thin out completely. However, if your have thick hair, it may take longer than necessary.

Below are some products you can use if you don’t have the patience.


Remove all unwanted hair from your body using simple toothpaste remedy.


-Colgate toothpaste


-Lemon juice

Watch video below to see how it is done

That is about it, you are almost certain the hair will not return. I hope this has been helpful in your quest for knowledge pertaining this topic.



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