Why Do Women Get Chin Hairs?

It’s something that many women experience at some point in their lives – chin hairs. And for many, it can be an embarrassing and frustrating problem. So what causes chin hair in women, and is there anything that can be done about it? Keep reading to find out!

As we get closer to menopause women’s bodies shift in hormone balance and we can start producing more male type hormones called androgens. This can end up turning peach fuzz hair follicles on your face into thicker darker ones.

Chin hairs are also hereditary, so if you noticed that your mum, sister or grandmother experienced unwanted hair growth then there’s a good chance you will too.

How to remove chin hairs

Think tweezing, waxing or threading will cause chin hairs to grow back thicker? Think again! These techniques not only reduce overall growth but can weaken the follicle over time, leader to growth slowing down.

Looking for something more permanent? Laser hair removal   is a popular treatment to permanently remove unwanted hairs, including on the chin.  A minimum of six treatments is generally recommended, but our results and client testimonials speak for themselves.

If you’re interested in a FREE chin hair removal consultation in our Cheshire clinic please Contact Us below.