How to remove the underarm hair naturally?

Underarm hair will be probably a reason for shame to many individuals especially ladies. During summer season, it becomes really hard to wear tops, blouses and dresses with quarter sleeves or normal sleeves.

It is important to stay free from heat and discomfort during summer. Thus, most of the ladies prefer wearing dresses without sleeves. But, it would look odd when you are wearing sleeveless with the visibility of underarm hair.

Removal of underarm hair will be an important issue as this will not only make you stay clean in front of people, rather you will also be clean to yourself. There are some very effective and easy home remedies through which you can remove your underarm hair naturally without any problem.

It is not mandatory to get a complete spa experience or use the expensive products to remove hair from your underarms. It becomes quite expensive to buy the hair removal cream from the market or get the hair waxed regularly from the beauty parlor.

But, now, some natural ingredients available at home can work brilliantly in removing your unwanted hairs from under the arms. You can now get recipes for removing hairs under your arm with harmless products available naturally. But, it is very important to get the ingredients in perfect ratio.

Tips to remove underarm hair naturally

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Step 1

Take exactly 2 cups of sugar, ¼ cup of water, ¼ cup of honey, ¼ cup of fresh lemon juice in a separator.

Step 2

Now bring that separator or the saucepan to boil. The ingredients should be put to boil under the slow flame. You must cook this to around half an hour time.  They you will see that the mixture becomes deep brown in color. In the candy thermometer it will reach 246 degrees.  Now remove the separator from the flame and keep it under the room temperature to cool.

Step 3

Now you must wash your underarms and clean them so that no sweat appears. After washing your underarms with water, allow it to pat dry. Now dust the underarms with the baby powder. People should use baby powder as it removes extra oil from the body.

Step 4

Now spread the naturally obtained wax syrup with the spoon or your hand over the portion of your underarm where you wish to remove the unwanted hair. If you are doing this for the first time, you must apply it in the small area at first. You must also check whether this wax produces allergic reaction on your skin. You can try this in the small area of your hand where hairs are available. Once you are sure that, it does not have any allergic reaction once it touches your skin, you can confidently apply this on your underarms.

Step 5

Allow the mixture to harden for sometime and then use the other hand to pick up the sugary wax from your underarms. You must pull your underarm skin really tight so that it does not form wrinkle. You have to be in a quick motion to pull off the wax.

Step 6

How to lighten underarm skin

Now, if there is some left over residue of the wax after pulling out all unwanted hair, it is important to clean the residue with lukewarm water and soap. It is important to use a light moisturizer over the underarms after removing the wax from that place. This will keep your skin soft and smooth.

The wax that you have made with the natural ingredients must be stored in a cool place so that you can use it whenever you see hairs on your hands, legs and even you’re underarms. It will remain in a good condition once stored in refrigerator.

Natural way to remove underarm hair

  1. Chickpea flour
  2. Egg mask
  3. Potato and lentil
  4. Raw papaya

Chickpea flour mask

People of India have been using Chickpea flour invariably in making variety of edible dishes. Now, this wonderful edible ingredient can also work wonderfully in the process of removing unwanted hair from underarms of individuals.


  • ½ bowl chickpea flour
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • ½ bowl milk
  • 1 teaspoon fresh cream


  • Combine all these in a bowl and make a smooth paste out of it.
  • Now, apply it under your arm in a direction in which hair is grown.
  • It is important to ensure that the paste covers the hair lying underarm.
  • Now, you need to leave this for half n hour and then rub the paste in an opposite direction.
  • After removing the paste by hand, you can wash it with warm water.

Egg mask for underarm hair


  • 1 egg
  • ½ teaspoon corn flour
  • 1 teaspoon of sugar


  • For making this mask, you need to get the white portion of egg, ½ teaspoon of corn flour dust as well as a teaspoon of sugar.
  • Take a bowl and add egg, corn flour and sugar one by one  in it and make a fine paste out of it.
  • You also need to beat it and make a fine paste.
  • Now apply this around the portion of underarm.
  • Give some time till it becomes dry. You can see a dried mask forming over your skin layer.
  • Now, you need to pull the egg mask from the opposite directly firmly where you can see unwanted hair getting pulled out.

Potato and lentil underarm hair removal

How to remove unwanted hair naturally

Another wonderful way of removing underarm hair naturally will be through potato. Since it is a natural bleaching agent, it will be a wonderful way to get unwanted hair removed from your skin without any cosmetic effect.


  • 1 potato
  • 1 bowl yellow lentil
  • 4 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon honey


  • For this you would require a single potato peeled and pulped a bowl of yellow lentil, 4 teaspoon of lemon juice, a single teaspoon of honey and a single thin cloth.
  • You need to soak the yellow lentil in a bowl and soak it overnight.
  • Now make a paste out of the yellow lentils.
  • Now, add the potato pulp with the lentil paste.
  • Apply this over your skin where you wish to remove unwanted hair.
  • Leave this for 15 to 20 minutes and then run with finger to remove the same.

Raw papaya for removing underarm hair

Raw papaya is indeed one of the best remedies to pull out unwanted hair from the root itself. The active enzyme present in raw papaya is known as papain that works really well in breaking down the hair follicles.

It not only wipes out hair from the unwanted part of your body but also restricts its further growth. With the application of the same your skin texture also becomes improved.


  • Raw papaya
  • ½ tbsp turmeric powder


  • The ingredients needed to make this natural underarm hair removal would be paste of raw papaya of around 1-2 teaspoon and ½ tsp of turmeric powder.
  • Now, mix both papayas as well as turmeric powder in a bowl and apply it over your skin with simple massage.
  • You need to massage it for around 15 minutes at a stretch.
  • Now, you need to wash it with water exclusively to feel the hairless remedy.
  • You can easily get hair less skin and better tone of skin tone if you can do this activity for one or 2 times in a week.
  • Since it is a natural way of removing excess hair, no side effect will be involved.