How long does my hair have to be before waxing?
Hair needs to be at least ¼ inch long in order to achieve a successful result. After shaving, you should wait 2 weeks before waxing. After waxing, you should wait 4 weeks before your next waxing session.
How long does it last?
Depending on individual hair growth, waxing should last 3-4 weeks.
What do I need to do to prepare?
You should shower and exfoliate your skin before waxing. If hair is more than 1 ½ inches long, you should consider trimming it with scissors to about ½ inch long to make hair removal more comfortable. Discontinue use of retinol products or any other prescription skincare products 1 week before waxing.
What do I need to do after?
To treat skin after waxing we suggest using a soothing cream or gel (ie. aloe or tea tree). To avoid ingrown hairs, we recommend an anti-ingrown solution be used daily. Ask your esthetician for a recommendation. After waxing you should avoid vigorous activity, sun exposure, and extreme heat for 24 hours. Sun protection should always be worn after waxing.
What is numbing cream?
We carry Bare Ease & Cream ouchless hair removal kit. Bare Ease & Cream kit is a lidocaine cream and latex panty kit that you can purchase and apply 30 minutes prior to brazilian waxing service. Bare Ease & Cream will cut down pain from hair removal by about 60%.