Unwanted hair is the growth of hairs in unwanted and unexpected regions of the skin. It can cause discomfort, self-consciousness, and inconvenience. Major hormonal disturbances that can lead to unwanted hair growth in sidelocks, neck, and excess growth on arms, is PCOD. Other causes for unwanted hair growth are dietary changes, genetic constitution, medications and some medical conditions. 

what is unwanted hair


Facial hair

Hair growth on the upper lip, chin, and sidelocks.

Body hair

Hair that grows on the arms, legs, chest, and back.

Bikini line hair

Hair that grows around the pubic area and the inner thighs.

Underarm hair

Hair that grows under the arms.



  • Hormonal imbalances as in PCOS
  • Medical conditions and medications
  • Genetic make-up
  • Ageing


  • Excess hair growth on side locks and neck regions
  • Thick and dark hair growth.
  • Hair growth on undesired and unexpected areas
symptoms of unwanted hair


Physical examination: A thorough physical examination can help identify the extent of hair growth and its characteristics.

Medical history:  Reviewing previous medical conditions to know the root cause of unwanted hair growth.

Blood tests: PCOS or thyroid  can also lead to unwanted hair growth.

Consult a dermatologist
Use suitable hair removal methods
Maintain good hygiene practices.
Use natural remedies to reduce hair growth.
Avoid harsh or irritating hair removal methods
Avoid hair removal methods that can cause ingrown hairs.
Avoid excessive sun exposure


Non-surgical treatments

Shaving, Waxing, Depilatory creams: These methods can remove hairs from the surface of the skin but can cause skin irritation.

Laser hair removal: This method uses laser technology to destroy the hair follicles, reducing hair growth over time.


Electrolysis: This method involves the insertion of a needle into each hair follicle to deliver an electric current to destroy the hair follicle.


  • Skin irritation and inflammation due to frequent removal of hairs
  • Discomfort and low self esteem
risks with hair removal treatments


If left untreated, unwanted hairs can lead to skin irritations, bacterial or fungal growths and various cosmetic issues, while feeling discomfort and low self esteem. 


Hair removal treatment costs per session: 

Full body: ₹7000 - ₹8000

Sidelocks/upper lips/chin: ₹1100

Face - ₹3200

Arms - ₹4000

Underarms: ₹2799

Bikini: ₹3700

Financial Options

No Cost EMI



cost of unwanted hair removal


Treatment costs for unwanted hair removal are generally not covered by health insurance, as it is considered a cosmetic procedure. However, there may be exceptions in cases where the hair growth is caused by a medical condition, such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

insurance coverage of unwanted hairs


Unwanted hair can be a frustrating problem for many people, but fortunately, there are a variety of options available to help you achieve smooth, hair-free skin. Whether you're dealing with unwanted facial hair, body hair, or hair in other areas, there are a range of treatments and techniques that can help.

One of the most common methods of hair removal is shaving. While this can be a quick and easy way to remove unwanted hair, it's not a permanent solution, and can often lead to irritation, ingrown hairs, and other issues. Waxing is another popular option, which involves applying hot wax to the skin and then removing it, along with the hair, using a strip of fabric. This can be an effective way to remove hair from larger areas of the body, but can be painful and can also cause irritation and ingrown hairs.

For a more long-lasting solution, laser hair removal is a popular choice. This involves using a laser to target the hair follicles, which damages them and ultimately leads to reduced hair growth. While this method can be more expensive than other options, it is often more effective and can provide long-lasting results.

At Glamyo Health, we offer a range of hair removal treatments to help you achieve smooth, hair-free skin. Our experienced team of professionals can help you determine the best method for your individual needs and goals, and will work with you to create a customised treatment plan that delivers the results you're looking for.

In addition to hair removal, we also offer a range of other aesthetic treatments to help you look and feel your best. From body contouring and skin tightening to facial rejuvenation and anti-aging treatments, we have everything you need to achieve your aesthetic goals. Our team of knowledgeable professionals will work with you to create a customised treatment plan that is tailored to your unique needs and goals, and we pride ourselves on providing our clients with the highest level of care and service.

So if you're looking for a solution to unwanted hair, or are interested in exploring other aesthetic treatments, contact Glamyo Health today to schedule a consultation and learn more about our services. We look forward to helping you look and feel your best.


There are several treatments available for unwanted hair, including laser hair removal, electrolysis, waxing, and shaving. These treatments can vary in effectiveness and cost, so it's important to consult with a dermatologist or a licensed esthetician to determine which treatment is best for you.

Most unwanted hair removal treatments are safe, but there are some risks involved with certain procedures, such as laser hair removal or electrolysis. It's important to have these treatments performed by a licensed professional and to follow all post-treatment care instructions to reduce the risk of complications.

The cost of unwanted hair removal treatments can vary depending on the type of treatment, the size of the treatment area, and the number of sessions required. For example, laser hair removal can cost anywhere from ₹1500 to ₹4000 per session.

The length of time it takes to see results from unwanted hair removal treatments can vary depending on the type of treatment and the individual. Some treatments, such as waxing or shaving, can provide immediate results, while other treatments, such as laser hair removal or electrolysis, may require multiple sessions over several weeks or months to achieve desired results.

Unwanted hair growth can be caused by a variety of factors, including hormonal imbalances, genetics, medications, and medical conditions.

Some common methods for removing unwanted hair include shaving, waxing, laser hair removal, electrolysis, and depilatory creams.

Some people use natural remedies such as turmeric, sugar waxing, and papaya to help reduce unwanted hair growth. However, it is important to note that these methods may not be as effective as traditional hair removal methods.

Hair removal creams can be safe when used as directed. However, it is important to do a patch test before using the cream on a larger area to make sure you are not allergic to any of the ingredients.

Laser hair removal works by using a laser to target the melanin in the hair follicle, which heats up and destroys the follicle, preventing future hair growth.

Yes, hormonal imbalances can cause unwanted hair growth, particularly in women with conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).