Waxing Tips

  • Gently exfoliate your skin a day before getting waxed.
  • Avoid putting lotion on skin the day of waxing.
  • Allow your hair to grow in about 1/4 inch, to assure wax will adhere. (hair should grow out about two weeks)
  • Take Ibuprofen or Tylenol an hour before you wax, if you are sensitive.
  • We offer numbing cream for sensitive clients, please arrive 1/2 hour prior to appointment for application. There is a $5 charge for numbing cream.
  • Avoid caffiene and alcohol at least 12 hours before waxing, this will make you more sensitive.
  • Do not wax skin that is irritated, sunburned, or infected. Do not wax if you are on medications that thin the skin or make you sensitive. Some are: acne meds, retinols, and some antibiotics.
  • Avoid waxing within four days of your menstrual cycle, if you are sensitive.
  • Allow 3-5 weeks between waxes.
  • Do not use peels, dermabrasion for 48 hours prior to wax.
  • Avoid suntanning/tanning beds at least 48 hours prior to waxing.
  • Keep wax area clean and dry for 24 hours after wax, no harsh lotions or cleansers.
  • Use Bumps Be Gone! Every day after wax, for smooth skin.
  • Exfoliate the skin in shower starting on the third day post wax with Rehab everyday.
  • No hot tubs, hot showers, exercise, and sex for 24 hours post wax.
  • Shaving prior to waxing can lead to a transition period. Generally waxing takes 2-3 consistent appointments to achieve optimal results. You can achieve results quicker if you have not been shaving.
  • Avoid shaving between waxes.
  • Wear loose fitting, cotton, breathable underwear and clothing after waxing appointment.
  • We no longer wax women who are more than 6 months pregnant.
  • We do not wax bikini/brazilian if you are under 18 years of age.
  • Services age 12-17 requires a legal guardian consent.