WAXING 101

waxing 101

Here are some basic waxing tips for before you get “Stripped”, be sure to check off all of the items on our checklist.


Checklist  We DO NOT recommend Tanning 24 hours before your wax treatment. Tanning before your waxing can cause the skin to lift.
Checklist  Your hair should be at least 1/4 inch long.
Checklist  DO NOT apply coco butter, lotions or gels to the body area being waxed the day of your appointment.
Checklist  If your pain tolerance is low, please take an ibuprofen or naproxen (Aleve) 30 min before your appointment. This is aid in reducing discomfort.
Checklist  Please wear comfortable panties/underwear, tight clothing can irritate your freshly waxed skin.
Checklist  If you are prone to in-grown hairs or bumps, use an in-grown roll-on treatment such as PFB Vanish.

 

Now that you’ve been “Stripped”, here are a few things you need to know to assist you, for the best experience.

Checklist  No tanning for upto 24 hours after your wax treatment. Tanning after your wax treatment can cause irritation or even burns.
Checklist  Only used approved products, suggested by your Esthetician, on the waxed area until the following day.
Checklist  Taking care using chlorinated swimming pools, and DO NOT use hot tubs or saunas for 24 hours after waxing.
Checklist  Shower immediately after exercise, to keep hair follicles clean.
Checklist  Moisturize the area daily with a natural body lotion, ask your Esthetician for recommendations.
Checklist  Exfoliate every other day with a mitt and natural body wash. We highly recommend Supracor SpaCell or Bath Mitts

 


The following information are waxing tips and tricks guideline to enhance your waxing experience. The waxing 101 tips are just some common tips to assist in your waxing knowledge. But if you have any questions please call or feel free to ask any of our licensed Esthetician.

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