FAQs2018-10-08T21:57:39+00:00

Frequently Asked Questions

How long should the hair be?2018-10-02T14:30:05+00:00

1/4″ long or 3 weeks worth of hair growth from your last shave if its your first time waxing.

What should I do to prepare for my wax?2018-10-02T14:31:21+00:00

– Gently exfoliate the area two days before your service. (Do NOT exfoliate the day of your waxing)
– Take a shower/bath with warm water to soften your hair and open up the pores.
– Avoid caffeine/alcohol 2-4 hours before your appointment.
– Take an Ibuprofen 30 mins before.
– Wear loose clothing and cotton underwear to your appointment.

What are the after care instructions?2018-10-02T14:33:05+00:00

– For the first 24-48 hours, avoid any activity that will cause you to seat excessively (working out, sauna, hot baths, intimacy, tanning beds, direct sun exposure, etc.)
– Do not apply deodorant for the remainder of the day for underarm services or make-up on the face for facial services.
– Keep the area clean and moisturized.
– Begin exfoliating the area 48-72 hrs after your wax 2-3x’s a week.

Does it hurt?2018-10-02T14:32:05+00:00

Pain level varies per person. Discomfort will minimize after each wax by staying on a 4-6 week waxing schedule and exfoliating 2-3x’s per week.
**DO NOT SHAVE IN BETWEEN YOUR WAXING SERVICES**

How often should I wax?2018-10-02T14:33:44+00:00

Facial services/Underarms- every 2 to 3 weeks
Bikini area/Body- every 4 to 6 weeks
(Everyone is different. During your initial visit, I will recommend when to schedule your next visit)

How long will my wax last?2018-10-02T14:34:33+00:00

Results vary from person to person and there are many factors on the results. Even though it can take up to 3-4 sessions for a completely smooth wax, regrowth can occur within 1-2 weeks the first 3-4 months. The more you wax and maintain a great skin care regimen, the longer your results will last.

Will my skin get irritated after waxing?2018-10-02T14:35:22+00:00

Irritation/breakouts are common. Avoid products that contain high fragrances until breakouts are gone and use a fragrance-free body wash and lotion. After care instructions are given out after your initial appointment.

Can I wax while I am on my menstrual cycle?2018-10-02T14:35:55+00:00

Even though you may be more sensitive during this time or a couple of days before, you may wax during your menstrual cycle. Please place in a new tampon right before your appointment and wipes are provided.

Can I wax while I am pregnant?2018-10-02T14:36:41+00:00

Yes, waxing is safe during pregnancy. If you have any other concerns, please consult with your doctor prior to your appointment.

Can I wax while I am on acne medications or an acne prescription cream?2018-10-02T14:37:36+00:00

Lifted skin or a burn can occur if you are on any of these medications. DISCONTINUE USE 7 DAYS BEFORE AND AFTER WAXING OF THE FOLLOWING: Retin-A, Adapalene, Alustra Avage,Avita, Differin, Duac, Epiduo, Isotretinoin, Renova, Tazarac, Tazarotene, Tretinoin, Ziana

STOP USING 1 YEAR PRIOR TO WAXING: Accutane and can only be waxed with a doctors note.

IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT ANY OF THESE MEDICATIONS/CREAMS, PLEASE CONSULT WITH YOUR DERMATOLOGIST BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT.