Having smooth and silky underarms is challenging for women especially for those who have coarse hair in underarms. Armpit hairs not only look ugly but additionally become a hotspot for bad odor & bacteria. There are three major methods used for removing underarms hair in which shaving is the most common method. Shaving looks easy and without pain but results are mostly not satisfactory. Shaving cannot remove hairs from roots and the result are darker and ugly underarms and cuts on the skin. Another common method is waxing. It works but its painful and expensive. Using Epilator to remove hair from underarms is another excellent way that we are going to discuss in this article. I will share with you the best epilator for underarms for smooth and silky underarms.
When we talk about the epilator, there are hundreds of options available in the market. Unfortunately there not any epilators specially made for underarms. You will get confused to choose the best epilator for underarms.
Underarms skin is very sensitive, so first of all you need to know what type of hair you have in the underarms. If you have thin hairs then you can use a common facial epilator or an epilator with low tweezers but if you have coarse hairs in the underarm you have to use a more powerful epilator with more tweezers like a regular epilator. A regular epilator can remove coarse underarm hair perfectly but the main issue is the size of the epilator. Epilator size should be slim so that it can properly remove hairs from the contours of armpits.
When you will use an epilator for the first time in your underarms, you may feel uncomfortable but after a couple of use, you will be used to with it and will be happy to see the results.you will be amazed to see that you underarms hair will gradually become thinner and fewer.
After a lot of research and analysis, we have found that the following are the best epilators for underarms.
|Silk-Epil 9 9-579|
|Emjoi Soft Caress Epilator|
|Braun Silk Epil 7|
|Silk-Epil 3 3-270|
Braun Silk 9 Epil is the ultimate solution for epilation. Not only for underarms but It can be used to remove hair from any part of the body. If you have coarse hairs in underarms, I will suggest you buy this epilator. It has 40 tweezers means the ability to remove coarse hairs properly in 1 go.
Comfortable and easy to hold Braun silk 9 is a wet and dry epilator means you can use it under running water. It’s cordless and comes with a rechargeable battery. Silk 9 also has a dual speed adjustment and built-in light. This epilator uses micro grip technology to remove hair from root 4x for 4-5 weeks. Its head is 40% wider as compare to older Braun models means you can remove more hairs in one pass.
Braun Silk 9 epilator is suitable to remove hairs from closes areas like armpits and bikini line. Its comfortable and slim shape lets it remove hairs from the contours of the body perfectly.
Epilator comes with 8 extra accessories. Massaging roller for reliving the pain while epilation. Pulsing vibration does the same job as a massaging roller and let you epilate with more comfortably. Povitinng head helps to remove hairs precisely from close and curvey areas. For speeding up the epilation job there is a Skin contact cap for maximum hair exposure. Facial cap is also there and can be used to remove hairs from the face quickly. If you want to use an epilator as a shared there is a shaving head also in the package. The trimmer cap can adjust above the shaving head and control the length of hairs being trimmed. A cleansing brush for cleansing the epilator is also in the box.
Pros & Cons
If epilating your underarm is a nightmare for you and finds it very painful then Emjoi Soft Caress is the solution for you.it is specially designed to reduce the pain while epilation. It uses pain reduction technology that helps to reduce the pain while epilation.
It comes with 36 tweezers and hypoallergenic and antimicrobial protective designs to protect from bacteria. This epilator has the ability to remove hair from the skin up to 0.5mm and for 4 weeks. Its a corded epilator and you cannot use it on wet skin. Dual speeds let you control the speed as per your preferences. It also comes with a massaging finger to massage and reduces the pain while epilation. Built-in light on the epilator helps to see hairs that are easy to miss while epilation.An extra travel pouch is included in the box so that you can easily carry your epilator.
Pros & Cons
Braun Silk Epil 7 is a cheap alternative to Braun silk 9. It’s from the same company BRAUN and almost has the same features except for Its technology. This epilator uses CloseGrip Technology instead of MicroGrip Technology in its tweezers system to remove the hairs. It’s still a perfect epilator for armpits.
Its wet and dry ability lets it use under running water as well as on dry skin. Its a cordless epilator and comes with a rechargeable battery. Built-in light and two-speed settings are also there.
Braun silk 7 shapes are very comfortable and you can firmly hold it and remove your armpit hair from the root perfectly. It comes with 6 extra accessories.shaver heads to use epilator as a shaver and a trimmer cap to control the length of hairs being trimmed. A facial cap to remove hairs properly from close areas like the face. The precision cap can remove hairs from close areas without exposing them to all tweezers. Efficiency cap can be used to epilate hairs with maximum exposure. A bikini trimmer is also included in the package that you can use to trim hairs from the bikini lines and underarms. Pre epilation wipes are also included in the package.
Pros & Cons
Pros & Cons
Epilady Legend is another epilator that you can use for underarms. Its major benefit is its long battery. you can use this epilator for a continuous 60 minutes that means you can complete two epilation sessions with 1 time charging. This epilator can only be used on dry skin. Its 40 tweezers quite epilator and can remove hairs for 4 weeks.
Legend shape has a rubber grip so you can hold it firmly while epilation. There are 3 accessories included in the package. Angle Guide cap to adjust the angle of the epilator as per your preferences. A travel case and a cleaning brush are also there.
Pros & Cons
Although there is a long list of epilators that can be used for underarms. As per my experience, Braun Silk 9 is the best and complete epilation solution that you can use not only in underarms but on any part of the body. If the price is your main concern then prefer to buy Braun Silk 270. If your main concern is epilation pain then go for Emjoi Soft Caress as this is one of the best epilators for armpits.
How To Epilate Underarms
Now you have bought your favorite epilator and ready to epilate. First of all, you have to keep in mind that epilating your underarms is different as compare to other body parts due to too many contours there. Armpit hairs are difficult to remove so you can apply the following tips for better results. This is the best underarm hair removal method.
Step 1:Short you hairs with shaver a couple of days before epilation
Step 2:Exfoliate your armpits 1 day before so that all ingrown hairs come up on the skin.
Step 3:Choose Night Time For epilation so that after epilation you can instantly go to sleep and healing process fasts to avoid burning feeling and redness
Step 4:Be in your most comfortable position and put your hands behind your neck.
Step 5:Start epilating your armpit and use an epilator on 90 degrees to remove all hairs including ingrown properly
Step 6: Wash your epilator if it is washable or clean with a cleansing brush and move onto other armpits.
Step 7:you did it! Hurrah 🙂
Now you have found the best way to get rid of armpit hair. I would like to know how is your experience with epilation underarms before and after. Please feel free to share your thoughts I will be happy to answer.