Waxing at home can be real messy and painful if not done in
the proper way. Getting rid of those unwanted hairs may be
easier than you think. Follow these simple tips and you will
be an expert in no time.
clean skin and the important tip is to apply oil before
starting. This will help prevent wax from sticking.
the temperature of the wax on your inside wrist. The consistency
should be like honey.
wax in an even thickness with slightly rounded fuller edges.
apply wax against the direction of hair growth, then before
wax sets, redirect in the direction of hair. This helps
manipulate the hair into the wax.
not leave wax on too long-it should be soft, not tacky.
If it becomes dry and brittle, reapply over the area to
allow for a smooth removal.
remove wax, flick the lower part of the wax strip upwards
and pull off against the direction. When you pull on the
wax, pull parallel and low to the body. Never pull straight
after removing a strip of wax, gentle rubbing or hand pressure
will soothe the area.
complete the treatment, apply a light lotion or oil to the
wax sunburned skin-it has a tendency to come right off.
is recommended you don't wax three days prior to and during
the first three days of your menstrual cycle because your
skin is more sensitive then.
bikini waxing, trim long hair and it will be a more comfortable
procedure (less hair to pull).