Hirsutism is where women have thick, dark hair on their face, neck, chest, tummy, lower back, buttocks or thighs. The most common cause of this is Polycyctic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
If you have been diagnosed with PCOS and you are concerned about excess hair on your face, our prescribing service may be able to help.
Vaniqa is a prescription only medicine that slows hair growth from the root. It can take 2-4 months before an affect is noticed as unlike hair removal cream, Vaniqa tackles the issue from the source. If no improvement is noticed within 4 months, contact your GP. For full information on the dosage and side effects, please read the patient information leaflet.
Vaniqa cream 60g tube
- One tube £79.62,
- Two tubes £ 150