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Wax Hair Removal

Wax hair removal has always been associated with pain, mess and a difficult process. However, if done the right way, you can easily do it in the comfort of your home. Here are some carefully selected tested tips to help you wax and remove hair easily without any hassles whatsoever.

Wax hair removal is probably one of the most ancient practices for removing hair. Along with hair, dead skin cells are eliminated resulting in smoother, shinier and beautiful glowing skin!

Ingredients used

Some of the most common ingredients used in wax include honey, sugar and lemon. These are natural ingredients, resulting in wax hair removal being a safe and effective option.

The procedure

In order to perform wax hair removal the wax should be applied gently in the direction of the hair growth. Then a cloth or waxing strip is placed on the region and pressed. Once the wax has adhered to the cloth or strip, it is pulled in the opposite direction of hair growth.

Home hair removal method

If you want to perform home hair removal the best way to do it is through wax hair removal. There are many brands available in the market, which manufacture both cold as well as hot wax. In the case of cold wax, you do not need to heat it before applying while in hot wax you need to heat it. Here are the steps to perform wax hair removal at home:

You will need:

  • Wax
  • Waxing strips or thick strips of clean, sterile cloths
  • A blunt knife or plastic spatula
  • Normal temperature water
  • Cleaning cloth
  • Powder
  • Heating device to heat the wax
  • The process:

    Start by placing the wax bottle over the heating device and wait till it becomes runny in consistency. Take powder and dab it on the region you plan to wax. Take the blunt knife and dip it into the wax. Make sure it is not too hot. Apply it on the skin in the direction of hair growth. Then place the waxing strip on the area, press it and pull it opposite to the direction of hair growth.

    So now you see it is easy to perform home hair removal sitting in the comfort of your own home!

    Why waxing is so great

    The reason wax hair removal technique is still preferred until today is because these are safe and cost effective. The ingredients used in wax comprise lemon, honey and sugar, all of which are safe for the skin. In addition, when you wax the skin, you also get rid of accumulated dead cells, which can fade the skin making it look lifeless. Therefore, when you indulge in wax hair removal you experience fresh, younger looking skin, which is rid of all superfluous hair!

    Side effects

    If you do not perform home hair removal through waxing correctly you run the risk of getting ingrown hairs, scars and other situations like hyperpigmentation. You should also make sure that the wax is not too hot else it can burn the skin! If you experience any irritation use a cloth dipped in cold water and gently dab on the areas. By following these tips of wax hair removal you can ensure smooth, hair-free skin!

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