frequently asked questions
HOW LONG SHOULD MY HAIR BE FOR A WAX APPOINTMENT?
If you have been shaving, you will need at least 3 weeks growth to get a good wax. The hair should be at least a rice grain in length.
HOW SHOULD I PREPARE MY SKIN FOR A WAX?
Exfoliate at least 2 days prior to your appointment (not the day of). This will prepare the hair to come out with ease. This excludes facial hair.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR FOR MY WAX APPOINTMENT?
Wear comfy, loose clothing, nothing tight.
HOW DO YOU KEEP CLIENTS PROTECTED?
We never ever double dip, to assure the wax will never become contaminated.
We always wear disposable gloves.
We use hospital grade sanitation for our tweezers and other metal tools.
WHAT KIND OF WAX DO YOU USE?
Our technique incorporates a specific combination of hard and soft waxes, so you don't have to choose. From the texture of your hair, skin, and any sensitivities you may have,. we'll decide what's best for you based on what we see.
WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN HARD WAX/SOFT WAX/ AND SUGARING?
It's your preference and what works best for your skin. Hard wax adheres to the hair and not the skin. Great for curly, coarse and thicker hair. Hard wax is a little warmer than lukewarm. Some clients with sensitive skin may not want to use this option
Soft wax adheres to the hair and the skin. Great for finer hair. Lukewarm temperature. May not be best for people with eczema, drying skin, or already irritated skin.
Sugaring is an all-natural, room temperature made with sugar, lemon juice, Picks up shorter hairs. Good for heat-sensitive skin.
CAN I WAX WHILE ON MY MENSTRUAL CYCLE?
Yes, Please arrive with a fresh tampon or a diva cup.
WHEN SHOULD I SCHEDULE MY NEXT APPOINTMENT?
Schedule you next appointment within 4-6 weeks for best results and least discomfort.
IS IT SAFE TO WAX WHILE ON MEDICATION?
You should not wax if you are on blood thinners or Retin-A.
IS IT SAFE TO WAX WHILE PREGNANT?
Yes it is safe.
HOW DO I TAKE CARE OF MY SKIN AFER WAX?
Try to avoid sex, exercise and sunbathing for 24 hours. Exfoliate 3-4 times per week. Waxtician Studios sells exfoliant in-store