Wax hair removal is one of the semi-permanent methods enabling to eliminate unwanted hair from the body. The great advantage of this beautifying treatment, it can be applied regardless of age, sex and part of a body from where we would like to get rid of hair. What is more, skin type is not an obstacle during performing waxing, however, people having sensitive or allergic skin must take into consideration potential irritations growth. Despite all the positive sides, one has to bear in mind, and then follow, several rules connected with waxing.
First of all, cleansing and exfoliating. It is crucial, to degrease body or face skin, purify it and exfoliate before waxing. In this manner, you will eliminate all impurities in a form of dead epidermis cells, dust and dirt that have accumulated on your body throughout the day. Secondly, easing. After wax hair removal treatment, body skin as well as face skin can be strongly irritated. All the uncomfortable skin reactions can be relieved with moisturizing balms or aloe oil application. Quite often, the set of wax strips is sold together with special redness and dryness of skin relieving cream. Thirdly, regularity. In most cases, waxing should be redone every three or four weeks. Obviously, the beautifying treatment can be performed more often than that, if necessary. Important to realize, the desired effect lasts longer for people having fair hair. Consequently, black and thick hair are more resistant to hair removal and as a result, people having this kind of hair have to repeat waxing more frequently.
Unfortunately, there are some contraindications connected with waxing. To demonstrate, people suffering from dilated capillaries, varicose veins or wax allergy are advised to resign from this kind of hair removal treatment. Furthermore, follicles inflammation, dermatitis or acne are yet another obstacle to waxing. Moreover, it is forbidden to perform this beautifying treatment right after long sun exposition.
How to avoid mistakes while performing waxing? Of course, if you do not check the wax temperature on your wrist first, you can experience painful skin burns. The problem itself may be also connected with the wax strips application. In a case, the strip is not adhered tightly to each and every unwanted hair, consequently, you will have to repeat the removal. Results? Epidermis damage, fast wax consumption and wasted time. By the same token, the wax strips should be ripped against the hair growth direction. Due to this, you remove the hair along with its roots. Another key point to mention, while ripping the wax stripe, remember to tighten the skin. Improper wax stripe removal can lead, for example, to bruises formation. Do not forget also to apply a moisturizing balm or relieving oil after the waxing is done. It is extremely crucial to coat your skin with relieving substances afterwards.