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I need a facial epilator for thick dark hairs on my lip and chin. What should I buy? I have one of those spring things but couldn’t really get away with it. I’m explicate my legs, bikini and armpits but want something smaller just for my face. Any recommendations?
Hi Mammy Sorry I can't link but I have found the Philips Facial Precision Trimmer (on Amazon for £15) excellent for facial hair removal. I have had mine for over 2 years and it's still going strong. You need to use it with a light touch and fairly slowly or it can leave a little red mark. Once you get the hang of it it's really easy and very effective.
Oh my immediate response was the springy stick thing! I find it excellent, picks up stubborn ones I couldn’t get with tweezers as well as long fine ones I hadn’t even noticed (but, others had, thanks buddies for telling me!).
When you say can’t get away with it do you mean it’s not ‘enough’ for your needs or you can’t work it efficiently?
Bend it into an inverse U shape and press it as you roll t to keep it close to the skin and still bent. It is tricky on the contours of the face like the chin, but I found the epilator just the same. I once cut myself on the chin with the epilator too!
Honestly, IPL is good for dark tough hairs. You have to keep on it, and you save in between - which is fine BTW