You may feel like you are alone in having unwanted hair, but you’re really not. Believe it or not, your hair problems are probably typical. There are many reasons people – both men and women – turn to electrolysis as the best way to remove hair. No matter what the specific problem area, age, gender, hair or skin type, hair color or skin color – you have plenty of company and electrolysis can help. Every day, people just like to choose electrolysis as a permanent, safe, and effective solution.
Throughout women’s lives, hormones fluctuate and can cause hair to grow unexpectedly. Hormonal changes and conditions account for many problems besides unwanted hair. The cause can be related to puberty, menopause, pregnancy, heredity, metabolic, hormonal imbalances Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), an underlying medical condition, your genetic makeup, and even some medications.
Puberty, pregnancy, and menopause can also cause excess hair growth. During the normal systemic charges in a woman’s life, hormone production varies, It is not uncommon for hormones during this time to be unbalanced. Increased male hormones (androgens) can be present which may result in unwanted hair growth.
Malfunction of the endocrine glands can trigger the appearance of excess hair, too. Some diseases of the thyroid gland, ovaries, pituitary gland, and adrenal gland are known to stimulate hair growth. Cushing’s disease, polycystic ovary syndrome and thyroid conditions are just a few of them. These pathological disorders must be treated by a physician in order for electrolysis to be effective.
Heredity as a cause of excess hair must be approached from three different levels: race, nationality, and family. People belonging to the Caucasian race tend to be the hairiest; those of the Negroid race follow, and the Mongolian race is the least hairy. If your ancestors lived along the Mediterranean Sea, your chances of having excess hair are greater. Italians, Greeks, Spanish, and French fall into this category as well as many others. And finally, it is a known factor that if the mother and grandmother had facial hair, your chances for having the same conditions are greater then if they did not.
Medications are another known factor influencing the production of unwanted hair. Some common culprits include birth control pills, cortisone, some seizure drugs, and high blood pressure medication.
Topical influences may also play a part in increased hair growth. These are external influences on the body that cause an increase in the blood supply to the skin and hair follicles. Included in this category are abrasive action as casts, sunburn, scars, from injuries, as well as prolonged tweezing an waxing.
And finally, stress,( both emotional and physical) can stimulate the adrenal glands to initiate a hormonal reaction that can cause and noticeable. Also, it has been proven that emotional disturbances which, in, == turn, can also affect excess hair to grow.
Regardless of the cause of your specific hair problem, electrolysis can safely and permanently eliminate it for you.
Electrolysis It is the only method approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for permanent hair removal. Lasers are FDA-approved for hair reduction.