What to Expect
First your waxer will clean and disinfect the area. After that, she’ll apply the wax and remove small areas of hair at a time.There are 2 different types of wax, hard and soft. Soft wax is done with paper or muslin strips, and hard wax is removed without strips. In general, hard wax is used to remove hair in the bikini, underarm and face area; soft wax is used on larger areas of the body such as the leg or armpit. Afterwards, she’ll remove any wax residue and apply cream.
Although the pain does subside as soon as the wax is over, the area can remain sensitive, which is why client should not not to use any scrubs for the next 48 hours and not to expose the area to direct sun for at least 24 hours.
After 48 hrs. Exfoliate in the shower to remove dead skin so the pores don’t become clogged, causing ingrown hairs and bumps.
Trends Beauty Bar practicing proper sterilization procedures. Our technicians are licensed and we do not double-dip during the waxing session. (Double dipping means that the technician used the same stick each time she dipped into the vat of hot wax. This practice contaminates the wax and allows bacteria to spread from one client to another. Plus, you wouldn’t want the wax used on your upper lip to have been mixed with a stick used on another woman’s bikini area)