Sunday, November 19, 2017

How Long Before A Big Event Should You Get Waxed?

December 12, 2010 by  
Filed under Brow Waxing, Waxing, Waxing Safety

So you have a big event to go to?  Maybe a wedding? Maybe your own wedding?  You’ll definitely want to be ‘hair-free’ for the occasion and make sure no stubborn strays are anywhere to be seen.  But we all have experienced the occasional pitfalls of waxing; redness that lasts a little longer than we expected….some [...]

Take $20 Off Your First Brazilian Wax in NJ

Finding the right person for your Brazilian bikini wax is difficult, a little embarrassing and not to mention – expensive.  You really have to ‘click’ with the technician.  Sometimes it can be their tone of voice, mannerisms or even the way they look that makes you feel comfortable.  But spending $70 a pop to find [...]

Bruising from Brazilian?

I received a very important question from one of my readers and I wanted to share it with you, as well as my response. Here is her email: Hi, I’ve had three waxes now – first two were fine and jus got a little bit red. This third one I had today was by a [...]

Brazilian Wax After Care Tips to Avoid Red Bumps

Tips to Avoid Brazilian Wax Bumps Brazilian wax bumps, or ingrown hairs, can occur after waxing services if you don’t care for your skin properly. The bikini area is highly sensitive, when we are pulling hair out from its root, it can create irritation.  If you don’t care for the skin properly after a Brazilian [...]

The Best Way to Soothe Skin After a Brazilian Waxing

It’s almost like we have a love-hate relationship with the Brazilian bikini wax.  We love how sexy and clean it makes us feel, but we hate the red bumps and irritation that can develop after waxing. It’s not too surprising that pulling our hair out from its root with hot wax can irritate our skin, [...]

Brazilian Risk Factors: What You Need to Know.

In 2009, the state of NJ considered banning the Brazilian wax after two women reported injuries associated with the procedure.  The statewide debate raised many questions on the safety of Brazilian waxing.  The truth of the matter is that like most delicate procedures, the Brazilian wax is very safe when performed by a licensed and [...]

What to Expect and How To Prepare for Your Brazilian Wax

March 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Brazilian Bikini Waxing, Waxing, Waxing Safety

There are many questions, concerns and misconceptions when it comes to the world’s sexiest hair removal procedure, the Brazilian Bikini wax!  What to expect during your procedure, how to prepare for your Brazilian wax, will it hurt, Brazilian wax aftercare….all of these concerns are very common questions many of readers just like you ask every [...]

NJ WAX EXPERT – HOW TO TREAT INGROWN HAIRS

August 28, 2009 by  
Filed under Waxing, Waxing Safety

Question: After I shave my legs I get l always wind up getting ingrown hairs. Is there any way to prevent this from happening? Valentina: In order to treat ingrown hairs, it is important to understand what they are. Ingrown hairs, also called razor bumps, result when the shaved hair gets trapped inside the follicle [...]

Summer Waxing Tips from NJ Wax Expert; Before And After Sun Safety.

August 19, 2009 by  
Filed under Waxing, Waxing Safety

It surprises me to learn that many individuals still do not realize the danger in getting waxed before or after sun exposure.  Just recently, I had a client come in for an eyebrow wax and some other minor facial waxing.  She had just come from the beach.  Of course, she was more than disappointed when [...]

Can You Get Waxed If You Were Once Burned By Wax?

August 18, 2009 by  
Filed under Brow Waxing, Waxing, Waxing Safety

NJ Eyebrow Waxing Expert Answers: Question: Hi Valentine, please help! My daughter got her eyebrows waxed and her skin was torn a little, it was nearly infected.  Does this mean she can’t be waxed again?   She hates her bushy brows! Valentina:  I am sorry to hear of your daughter’s experience.  Whenever you go for waxing [...]