Aftercare – Waxing

  • Avoid hot baths or showers and use cool water only.
  • Do not use perfumed or chemical based products for at least 24 hours.
  • Do not wear tight clothing.
  • Avoid touching the area.
  • Do not sunbathe or use sunbeds for 24 hours.
  • Exfoliate regularly at least twice a week (see salon for exfoliating advice).
  • Should ingrowing hairs occur, gently rub with a soapy sponge over the area using circling movements to soften the skin and loosen the hair (see salon for “smooth it” for prevention of ingrowing hairs).
  • Do not have a sauna, steam bath or Jacuzzi or go swimming for 24 hours.
  • Do not apply fake tan for at least 24 hours.
  • Do not have hot drinks (facial area only) straight after.
  • Do not apply make-up for 24 hours (facial area only).
  • Do not use deodorant (under arm).
  • Use after wax products only to soothe any redness down (see salon).
  • Recommend the 4 to 6 weeks for legs, eyebrows 3 weeks and bikini 4 weeks.