Wax Depilation is well-known from ancient times. Woman from East applied wax hair removal to make their body smooth and attractive. Since then, little has been changed, either warm or hot wax is applied to the skin and is being removed after hardening with hair using special napkins. Waxing is one of the most common ways to remove unwanted hair, in which the integrity of the hair bulb remains unchanged. Waxing is very effective and relatively inexpensive method of hair removal that enables long cosmetic effect and runs on any parts of the body. Regular waxing makes hair softer and subtle. The hair length should be at least 5 mm for quality waxing, after hair is being removed the point of irritation remains (which lasts from 1 hour to 24 hours, depending on the sensitivity of the skin.
Advantages wax hair removal:
- lasting effect, skin after wax depilation remains smooth for 2-3 weeks;
- suitable for almost everyone, regardless of the type or hair color;
- each new procedure enaibles more subtle and soft hair growth.
The essence of depilation wax is as follows: Beautician chooses wax, warms it up to its optimum temperature depending on your skin type, thickness and color of hair. Then, using a special blade strikes on the working area of the body, covering a specific tissue. Skin is slightly steamed with hot wax. When the pores open, beautician removes tissue stuck together with hair. Wax left on the skin can be easily removed with a special oil, afterwards skin is treated with antiseptic. Using wax hair removal can get rid of facial hair (for example over the lip), armpits, legs and bikini area.
Disadvantages wax hair removal:
- painful procedure;
- irritation and redness after the procedure;
- the possibility of ingrown hairs.
Contraindications for wax hair removal:
- Any break in the skin, irritation, abrasions, wounds, burns, etc;
- skin diseases;
- varicose veins;
- neoplasms at the site depilation (papillomas, moles, warts).
After the wax hair removal procedures it is necessary to implement the recommendations provided by beautician skincare. On the eve of wax hair removal procedure do not sunbathe or apply the scrub to avoid skin damage.