Ouch! The Dos and Don’ts of waxing


Screen Shot 2017-02-23 at 2.54.52 PM FACE Make-up is a big NO before and after a wax. Make sure that you refrain fromusing it at least 8 hours after waxing. We also urge you to stay out of the sun or wear protective gear like a cap to keep the treated area covered. UNDERARMS Ashy arms are not cute but you absolutely have to side-step moisturising the underarm area for a day after having the area waxed. Deo and perfumes will have to wait for at least 12 hours after waxing especially because a majority of them contain alcohol, which can cause irritation. PRIVATES Moisturise every other area besides the area you’ll be waxing for a day before you go bare. Choose loose fitting clothing items to avoid irritation after your wax appointment. Laser procedures are a no-go prior to a waxing appointment. LEGS To achieve those silky smooth legs exfoliate at least two days before your appointment. Post treatment, avoid applying products with alcohol such as depilatory creams.

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