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Hard wax is thicker than soft wax and works by hardening on your skin — hence, the name. Once it hardens, you can remove it with your hands, so there’s no need for waxing strips. This makes the process a lot less painful. According to experts, hard wax is best suited for use on your bikini line, underarms, and face.
Is it better to get a bikini wax or Brazilian?
For anyone who wants to get rid of all the hair down there, a Brazilian wax is the better choice. Although it is a painful procedure, clients are guaranteed that their skin becomes smoother. Unlike bikini waxing, clients are required to take off their panties during Brazilian waxing.
What does a full bikini wax include?
The name is somewhat deceiving because it implies that everything would be removed — but that’s actually not the case. With a bikini full, hair from your pubic bone and labia is removed, but the butt strip or area around the anus is not included.
Which wax is best for down there?
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It’s a hard wax, which is especially choice for your bikini area; ideal for coarser hairs, it wraps around each one, making it easier to remove. It does make the process a bit longer since you’ll need the wax to melt thoroughly before you can do anything.
How do I prepare for my first bikini wax?
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Let hair grow out. Don’t schedule around that time of the month. Take a shower and exfoliate beforehand. Know what type of bikini wax shape you want. Plan your outfit (and day) accordingly. Get comfortable with the exposure level. Brace for the potential pain factor.
Can I give myself a Brazilian wax?
Whether you’re comfortably stretched out at a studio or straddling a chair in your own bathroom, Brazilian waxes aren’t known for being an easy process—or a painless one. While seeing a licensed professional is always recommended, it’s not always possible—and you can give yourself an amazing wax at home.
Does a bikini wax include bum crack?
Either way, both variations of the Brazilian wax make their way from the front to the back, so yes, the butt strip is part of the regular service.
Is sugaring better than waxing?
The bottom line. Both sugaring and waxing can be great forms of hair removal if you’re looking for lasting results. There’s no clear “winner” between the two, because it’s ultimately down to preference. Those with sensitive skin types might prefer sugaring because of its gentler nature and more natural formulation.
How often should you wax your vag?
We recommend that for the first few waxes, you return every 4 – 5 weeks. At this stage in proceedings, you want to be trying to get all of your hairs into the same growth cycle, so that they are all breaking through the skin at the same time.
Is bikini wax embarrassing?
It’s understandable that there will be a little embarrassment, especially for a first-timer as you may feel slightly uncomfortable being so exposed. Rest assured, our therapists have seen it all and, like a doctor or nurse, it’s their job.
Should I trim before a bikini wax?
If the hairs are too short in the bikini area, they will not adhere to the wax for removal. The same goes for hairs that are longer than 1/4 inch. You always want to make sure you trim any longer hairs before the waxing appointment.
How painful is bikini wax?
Pain is the number one (and totally legit) concern most first time bikini-waxers have. And though it’s unlikely to be as bad as you might imagine, the fact is, it can hurt or cause discomfort to varying degrees. To take the edge off, pop an ibuprofen or aspirin an hour or so before your appointment.
Is getting a Brazilian wax awkward?
So for all of you who are wondering if getting a Brazilian wax is awkward, the answer is no, not really. If you’ve ever gone to the gynecologist, you’re more than familiar with how it feels to show your “lady parts” to a stranger.
Can pubic hair be too long wax?
And how long is too long? Up to 1/2 inch should be fine. If your hair is any longer you may feel some discomfort when the wax is applied. It will also make it trickier for your therapist to get the job done.