Waxing is a popular method of hair removal that involves the application of warm wax to the skin, which is then quickly removed, taking the hair with it. Waxing treatments are available for both men and women and can be used to remove hair from a variety of areas on the body, including the face, arms, legs, back, and bikini area.

Types of Wax
There are two primary types of wax used for hair removal: soft wax and hard wax. Soft wax is applied to the skin using a thin layer of wax and a strip of cloth or paper. The strip is then quickly removed, pulling the hair out by the roots. Hard wax is applied in a thicker layer and hardens as it cools. The wax is then removed by pulling it off the skin without the use of a strip.

How Long Does Waxing Last?
Waxing treatments are effective for removing hair from large areas of the body and can provide long-lasting results. The hair typically takes several weeks to grow back, and when it does, it is often thinner and softer than before. Waxing can also be less irritating to the skin than other hair removal methods, such as shaving or depilatory creams.

Side Effects & Downtime
While waxing treatments are generally safe and effective, they can be painful, particularly in more sensitive areas. It is important to choose a qualified and experienced aesthetician to perform the waxing treatment to ensure that it is done safely and effectively. Additionally, it is important to avoid waxing if the skin is sunburned, irritated, or has open wounds or sores.

For more information on waxing and other methods of hair removal, be sure to contact Diva Lux Spa today.