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Waxing - FAQ

BEFORE YOUR WAXING APPOINTMENT

Let your hair grow out at least 1cm – this insures the most effective treatment.

Worried about pain? You can take a Panadol 1-2 hours before your appointment. Don’t worry its never as bad as you think!

AFTER YOUR WAXING APPOINTMENT

Wear cotton clothing to allow your skin to breath.

Don’t shave between waxes as it messes with the hair growth cycle.

Start exfoliation at least 3 days after your wax, this helps to avoid ingrown hairs.

Come back for your next wax in 4-6 weeks.

Wait 24 hours before

Applying any makeup, deodorant, or moisturiser.

Exercise, including swimming.

Going in the sun/sunbed as skin will increase in sensitivity

How often should I get waxed?

Everyone has a different hair growth cycle, but most people find that every 4-6 weeks is the perfect time to get your waxing done again.

How long should my hair be hair be?

At least 1cm in length for Brazilian and underarms, with legs/thighs the longer the hair the better the result so let the hairs grow out 2-4 weeks if you can.

 

Will it be painful?

Out therapists are trained to use waxing techniques that make it as comfortable as possible, there may still be a little bit of discomfort while waxing some areas. If you ae worried about pain and sensitivity you can take a Panadol 1-2 hours before your appointment.

I am pregnant, can I still get waxing?

Yes absolutely, we get a lot of pregnant women in for their waxing even up to one week before there due date

 

Do I need to trim before a Brazilian?

No, you don’t have to, but you can if you would prefer. Please make sure that you don’t trim the hairs to short as this will result in a subpar wax, if you are unsure leave it to us, we are more that happy to trim for you

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