If you’re after a simple and painless way to bid goodbye to your unwanted facial fuzz, reach into your kitchen drawer. Unknown to many, all you need is a piece of thread to create your very own at-home hair removal tool. Threading may be one of the most cost-effective as well as fuss-free processes available, allowing you to instantly shape and sculpt your brows or pluck off any hair on your upper lip or chin with ease.
It’s simple: grab a strand of thread that is approximately twelve inches long. Secure the end with a knot, and thread the other end through it. Holding the thread firmly between your pointer finger and your thumb, glide it over the section of skin where you would like to pull out some hair. Move it briskly from side to side, and the hair should become snared in the thread before being extracted from its root.
A huge bonus to this approach is that it’s delicate enough for use on sensitive facial areas. Unlike waxing or tweezing, it won’t lead to unwanted redness and soreness. Best of all, it’s easy enough to do by yourself in the comfort of your home, and you can save money on salon appointments.
Taking up threading for the first time? Start out small with precise sections of hair. With persistence and practice, you can work up to removing larger chunks of hair at once. Don’t be deterred if it takes a few attempts – dedication and diligence can help you become a threading expert swiftly!