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What is Vaniqa Cream?
Vaniqa Cream is a prescription-only medicinal cream that reduces the growth of hair from the follicles. It is not a depilatory cream. It works to act on the hair follicles to reduce new hair growth. It is commonly used by women that have excess facial hair or unwanted hair due to hormonal imbalances.
How does it work?
It contains the active ingredient eflornithine. This ingredient helps to slow down the pace of hair growth enzymes (ornithine decarboxylase) thereby, reducing the new growth of hair. The hair follicles
Is Vaniqa Cream right for me?
If you want to get rid of excess facial hair and do not use depilatory creams or other hair removal methods, you can use Vaniqa. It does not permanently stop hair growth however, it reduces the growth. It is effective on coarse hair.
All medications can cause potential side effects, below we have listed some potential side effects, however, these do not always occur.
- Stinging of the skin
- Dryness of skin
Disclaimer: This website does not constitute medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.
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All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.
Our Discreet Packaging Promise
We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or envelopes. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!
Commonly Used Dosage Guidelines for Vaniqa Cream
Apply twice daily and rub into the skin. Only for use by women on the face and chin. Wash hands after use.
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Does Vaniqa Cream contain eflornithine?
Yes, Vaniqa Cream contains eflornithine, which is an inhibitor of ornithine decarboxylase (ODC). ODC is responsible for the synthesis of putrescine and polyamines. Eflornithine works by inhibiting the production of these compounds, which are necessary for the growth of facial hair.
Does Vaniqa Cream work permanently?
No, Vaniqa Cream does not work permanently. However, it can help to slow down the growth of facial hair in women when used regularly.
Is this medication suitable for me?
Please get in touch with a doctor if you are unsure what medication is suitable for you. You can also complete our online consultation form to check your eligibility for the product.
How is the medication delivered?
All orders placed before 14:00 from Monday to Friday will be dispatched that day. The orders are sent using 24 Hour Tracked delivery provided by Royal Mail. Items will usually arrive the very next day after the order has been placed. We also provide tracking for your orders to check the status and location of your parcel. All our medication is packaged in plain confidential padded white or brown envelopes. This ensures that your orders are discreet, and the content of the orders will be for your eyes only.
How long does Vaniqa Cream take to work?
Vaniqa Cream usually starts to work within 8 to 12 weeks of regular use. However, some women may see results as early as 4 weeks.
When is it best to use Vaniqa Cream?
Vaniqa Cream can be used at any time of day, however it is best to use it before you shave, apply makeup, or have your skin come into contact with any irritants. It is important to follow the instructions on the package insert when using this product.
How do I order my medication?
Some products only require an online consultation which approximately takes 1 minute to complete, enabling you to then buy the product. Other products will also require a prescription; in this case, you will need to complete the online consultation, and then one of our partner pharmacy prescribers or doctors will review the online consultation questions and approve the order for delivery if you are eligible to purchase the item.
Can I cancel or return my order?
For non-medicinal products, you are eligible to return the product within 14 days of receipt in the same packaging you received. For medicinal products, you are eligible to cancel the order only until it has been dispatched. From that point forward, you are no longer eligible to return the order.
You have the right to cancel your order for medication up to the point when your medication is dispatched.