When it comes to female facial hair, there are awesome women like Harnaam Kaur who wear their hair with pride, and there are others want it removed ASAP. Neither approach is wrong, but it’s safe to say the latter is the more common. But what actually causes female facial hair, and what are the best ways to safely remove it?
There are many different factors that can contribute to a woman experiencing some facial hair growth, and they range from hormonal imbalances (which can be quite severe) to genetics.
“It’s actually very common, and most of the time people don’t see it as a medical problem,” Dr Adrian Lim, a spokesperson for the Australasian College of Dermatologists, told HuffPost Australia. “And the causes are simply racial and genetics.