Grooming 101: Threading vs waxing vs tweezing




If you’re struggling wih sensitive skin, this is the safest option as it doesn’t remove a layer of your skin leaving possibility of sun damage. This is done by using a cotton thread that is twisted into two stands, which is then swepted on the hair, removing unwanted hair bit by bit. The hair is removed directly from the root so it will be too soon before the hair can grow back. Areas that can be threaded are chins, eyebrows, upper lips, and neck.


Undoubtely one of the most common, so if you have a high tolerance for pain, go for it. Whilst this will create an apealing look for your bikini, it might leave some damage If done repeatedly, because removing those tinniest hairs from its roots leave tears in the skin which is prone to bacterial infections. Rememer to get a professional to do this for you and sooth the waxed area with a soothing cream.


If we’re talking costs, then this is certainly the most cheapest considering the price of tweezers. It requires you to have time, patience and some sketching skill, you don’t want want a rather awkwardly shaped eyebow. Unlike the other two techniques tweezed hair grows back faster and the pain is not as unpleasant, except were you grab the skin instead of the hair, that could leave a throbbing pain.

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