FAQ's

General

1. What is waxing?

Waxing is a form of hair removal that removes the entire hair from the hair follicle. Warm wax is applied to the skin and adheres to the hair. When removed, the hair is pulled from the root.

2. Does waxing hurt?
3. Why should I wax vs shaving or laser?
4. What kind of wax do you use?
5. How long can I expect my waxing to last?
6. Will my hair grow back thicker or darker?
7. Is there an age limit for getting waxed?
8. Can someone come in the treatment room with me?
9. Can I wax if I take Retin A or Accutane?
10. Will price decrease if I don’t have very much hair?
11. What is your cancelation and no-show policy?

Pre-Waxing

1. How do I prepare for my waxing service?

We recommend that you exfoliate the area several days prior to your appointment. Thoroughly clean the area keeping the skin moist, but not greasy from heavy lotions or oils.

2. How long does my hair have to be?
3. Can I tan before a wax?
4. What should I wear for a Brazilian wax?
5. Any other things I should consider before waxing?

Post-Waxing

1. How do I prevent ingrown hairs?

Ingrown hairs are thin hairs that cannot push through the skin resulting in inflammation. The best way to prevent is to gently exfoliate 2-3 times a week. We have a variety of products available including body scrubs, bath poufs, and Tend Skin to help minimize this condition.

2. What should I do for aftercare?
3. How often should I get waxed?