What To Keep In Mind Before Starting Wax?
As we all know, waxing is quite compulsory. As there are several salons who are providing these services of waxing, knowing how to wax at home by yourself is a great skill that is quite convenient when you have no time of visiting parlors or you want to do this activity by your own.
It is very economical and saves time if the waxing is done at home by yourself. Obviously, it could be a tough task but when you start indulging it into practice at home, you definitely can become professional in it. This post is all dedicated to all those people who want to do wax at home but keep in mind these below mentioned pre-waxing tips as well.
Check out your Hair Length:
Before waxing, yes your hair requires growing to a specific length. To be more precise, it should be almost ¼ of an inch so that you can simply grasp it and eliminate it.
At the same time, waxing could damage the elasticity and flexibility of your skin. So, whenever you decide of waxing your hair, check if your hair has grown enough to be waxed easily.
Examine Your Menstrual Cycle:
When you are on your periods, just don’t go for wax. As your body is already suffering from pain, and you really don’t want to suffer from other points of agony. It is highly suggested to finish off it first or wait and then go for your waxing treatment.
It is actually not a great idea to exfoliate before waxing as it can make your skin super sensitive and prone to allergy, burns and pain. We all do not want this. It is recommended to exfoliate your skin two days before waxing.
Really not a good idea of moisturizing your skin before wax as it will create barrier between skin and wax, making the hair tough to pull out.
If you really want to moisturize it, then do it previous night before waxing so that it doesn’t feel dry at that time of waxing.
Before waxing, clean your hands, place and the tools you utilize to wax. It is very significant because waxing can lead to small cuts, rashes and acne through which germs can enter in it. At the same time, sanitize your waxing tools as well with proper sanitizer.
Waxing has always been painful whenever you do. For avoiding pain and all, do the icing. Ice the areas that cause much pain before you begin your waxing treatment. Sensitive areas can include upper lips, underarms etc. As icing usually numbs the area and leads to lesser pain during the time of waxing procedure.
When you require waxing, going salon or calling someone home to do it may not always be easy. Knowing the procedure and pre-waxing treatment could work out best for the beginners as they don’t have to rely on others. So, try these pro tips and do let us know how this post helped you.