Ingrown Hairs

It’s not a secret that among people who get waxed (and even people who shave), ingrown hairs are the number one most common complaint. They happen for a number of reasons that range from things that your waxer may have done incorrectly during the service, to things that you as a client may have doneContinue reading “Ingrown Hairs”

I exfoliate between wax appointments, but still get bumps…

Does this sound like you? That’s because exfoliation is just one component of good home care. So if exfoliating is the only thing you’re doing, it might not be enough! Exfoliating frequently is a great way to help the new hairs growing back to poke though the skin, as it removes the hard keratinized skinContinue reading “I exfoliate between wax appointments, but still get bumps…”

Do I really need to get waxed every 4 weeks?

π‘ͺπ’π’π’”π’Šπ’”π’•π’†π’π’„π’š π’Šπ’” π’Œπ’†π’š πŸ”‘ Did you know that the better you are about staying on a consistent wax schedule (every 4-5 weeks) the better results you’ll get over time? Why is that? 🧐 Here’s why: when we wax, we are completely removing every hair, including the root, leaving an empty follicle. That means that everyContinue reading “Do I really need to get waxed every 4 weeks?”

What are “overprocessed brows”?

Let’s talk overprocessed brows πŸ‘€ This is a client that came in for her first appointment with me. She had been getting laminated regularly at another location, and came in with brows that were very clearly overprocessed – you can see flakes of skin that signal dryness, as well as the hairs themselves looking wiryContinue reading “What are “overprocessed brows”?”