Brazilian Wax and Facts

Brazilian Wax and Facts

Here are some things you should know about Brazilian waxing.Waxing is a kind of hair removal procedure that is semi-permanently removing excessive unsightly hairs from the roots, on certain areas of the human body.

A type of waxing called the Brazilian Bikini Wax is widely enjoyed by women. Since 1987 it has been used to remedy women’s bikini hair issues and has quickly earned popularity among the many hair removal methods existing today.

Facts you need to know with Brazilian Bikini Wax

At first, waxing is a painful experience, so you need to prepare yourself for this. Take pain relief one hour before the procedure or apply a topical anaesthetic cream called Relax and Wax No-Scream Cream. Typically, it will take 2 to 3 weeks for hair to grow back. So the more frequently you wax, the more you can endure the pain.

Relax and Wax No-Scream Cream

Fact#1: This procedure can only be performed by a licensed cosmetologist or aesthetician behind closed doors. You will be required to wear and provided with, a paper thong. If you want complete hair removal, it is called a Hollywood wax.

Wear and provided with, a paper thong


Fact#2: If your hair are longer than the ¼ inch hair-length requirement for the wax to grab on to, the aesthetician will trim them. Otherwise, you will be asked to grow your hair before the procedure can take place.

Trim Hair

Fact #3: You will be prepped by the application of talcum powder. This method keeps hot wax from sticking to your skin.

Keeps hot wax

Fact #4: Hot wax will be applied by a wooden waxing stick and will be spread evenly. The still warm wax will then be covered firmly by a strip cloth and will be left to cool down. Depending on your pain tolerance, you can also request to be waxed a small strip at a time. When the wax has cooled, the aesthetician will pull the strip away.

Applied by a wooden waxing stick

Fact #5: Once done, remaining stray hairs will be plucked by tweezers and landing strips will be well manicured. Your waxed area will be moisturized with aloe lotion or with hydrocortisone cream to heal and prevent bumps, redness and ingrown hairs. A product called Bliss is an ingrown hair eliminating pad which can solve the problems of ingrown hairs..

Hydrocortisone Cream