Waxing Do's and Don'ts

The Do List:

  • Make sure to have 2 and a half to 3 weeks of growth at time of waxing appointment
  • Do some mild exfoliation prior to your waxing
  • Let us know about any medications or skin treatments you've had before your waxing
  • Ask us about homecare products to help maintain your waxing
  • Some people like to use a pain reliever (anti-inflammatory) a half hour prior to their appointment

The Don't List:

  • No sunbathing a day before or after your waxing appointment
  • No caffeine or acidic foods the day of your waxing appointment
  • No sauna or steam room for a day after your waxing
  • Avoid using Retin A/tretinoin or other prescription topicals 7 days prior to your appointment
  • No shaving for 2 ½ – 3 weeks prior to your appointment
  • No cancellations allowed within 8 hours of appointment