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... Unless you have really dark upper lip hair don't epilate. Bleach is preferable if the hair is not too thick or coarse. ... (4 replies)
... I have dark hair but fair skin and in my late 20's I started to notice upper lip hair and chin hair. At first I tweezed every single day but it kept coming in more, darker, and thick. ... (1 replies)
... I do have a foundation that is a couple of shades darker and I wear it only when I tan my body (and not my face - don't need wrinkles). I use the foundation to match my face with my body. The discoloration isn't that noticable, however, unless I don't wear any makeup at all... even then most people probably wouldn't notice it (but I do, heh). It's mostly selfconsciousness for... (19 replies)

... or it can make your skin dark there. The skin is especially sensitive right after waxing. I actually learned this from a friend who had her upper lip waxed on a Friday, then was in the sun on Sat. ... (19 replies)
... tweezing my upper lip have resulted in frequent ingrown hairs. ... (2 replies)
Dark Upper Lip!
Dec 28, 2007
... Ever since i waxed my upperlip, i hve noticed a dark shade! there is not a lot of hair there.. but there is still a shade. ... (0 replies)
... I also have dark spots on my face and more have started showing up since about 4 or 5 months ago. It started with a dark ring around my upper lip at the beginning of last year when I started going back to the tanning bed. ... (8 replies)
... a toner with salicyclic acid keeps my skin smooth, and whisks away little flakes. ... (8 replies)
... prescription skin lightening agents that can help with the discoloration. ... (2 replies)
... Hey Shel, I hate to say this, but quit the bleaching! I bleached for a while when I was younger(not sure how long, maybe a couple of years) and finally quit and used alternative methods. Now years later, especially during the summer months, if I get any kind of sun on my face I develop a strip of dark skin right across my lip exactly where I used the bleach (looks worse... (9 replies)
... I have read and heard many times that birth control causes this. I don't know why but if you look it up on the BC board you will find lots of women with the same problem. I took BC for a couple of years and got a bit of discoloration but it's not obvious at all so it might just be me overanalyzing it. I've heard conflicting info on this. Some people say that if you stop... (16 replies)
... I will not leave the house with out it. I can still see discolaration after applying. No one would be able to see unless looking for discoloration. It is very dark with out cover up. Everyone can tell. HELP! ... (16 replies)
Upper lip hair
Sep 2, 2007
... When you shave...you are cutting the hair off blunt at skin level. When you wax the hair you are pulling it out at the root, this can actually kill the root over time and the hair sometimes just never comes back. ... (14 replies)
Upper lip hair
May 18, 2007
... I have used Nair for at least 5 years. My hair grows back after a few weeks, but I only use Nair once a month or less. My hair grows in fine (but dark, I have brown hair), and I can see where it's coming in and pluck them (surprisingly no pain!). Nair works for some people, but not all - my mom tried it and it burned her skin (but it sounds like she left it on too long). ... (6 replies)
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... as black and wiry as my leg hairs. Recently my face has also gotten worse! I've always had bushy eyebrows but I've been able to keep them in check but now its my upper lip and chin and I'm sprouting sideburns! ... (7 replies)
Truthfully.....
Sep 10, 2007
... So, I am turning 30 in a couple of months. I have oily skin and really don't "break out". I may get a zit here or there, either from not washing my face or from picking at the blackheads. ... (3 replies)
... Also my hair on my face is all light except for a few dark ones on my upper lip. ... (11 replies)
... Stop plucking. Constant tweezing can cause scarring and hyperpigmentation, which may be the dark shadow you are experiencing. I recommend seeing an electrologist who can give your forehead the proper shape permanently. ... (1 replies)
... i have dark hair and olive skin as well, and as a pp said, it is not optimal. ... (13 replies)


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