when is the best time to wax?
The anagen stage, or the growth stage, is when the new hair starts it growth process. During the anagen phase, the hair grows at its normal rate, an average of one-half inch per month. this is the phase that you want to wax in. it grabs the bulb and follicle allowing for a longer period of smoothness in between waxes . every 3-4 wks is recommended when first starting out. once all your hair is on the same cycle, you can oush to 4-6 wks in between waxes.
what is hard wax?
Bella Rose beauty uses a specially formulated hard wax, also known a stripless wax, that is applied to the skin and removed without a paper strip. once the wax is applied and hardens, it shrink wraps around the hair so no trauma is caused to the skin.
Does waxing hurt?
it can, everyone has a different pain tolerance. some people find it uncomfortable, while others are not. when waxing regularly, it becomes more tolerable . it is like pulling a bandaid off, the initial pull pinches or hurts but then subsides within a few seconds. we will do our best to make everyones experience the most comfortable.
how often should i exfoliate?
we recommend that you exfoliate at least 3 times a week to remove dead skin cells and to keep ingrown hairs under control. we also recommend an ingrown hair serum to be used after you shower to clean out your pores and clear up and ingrowns that might form.
is it safe to wax when pregnant?
yes. it is perfectly safe to wax right up until your due date. waxing while pregnant can be a little more sensitive to pain due to hormone changes. please consult tour physician if you hve any concerns .
how long does my hair have to be to get waxed?
Your hair should be the length of a grain of rice. we recommend at least 2-3 weeks of hair growth after your last shave . please no not shave or trim hair before your scheduled appointment. this will result in rescheduling for when the hair is long enough.
is it ok to wax when sunburned?
No, you cannot wax if you have a sunburn. the skin is too sensitive and can result in lifted skin.
can I wax the same day as tanning?
no, tanning beds are not recommended the same day as your wax. either wax 24 hours befor4e or 24 hours after you tan.
waxing is recommended 24 hours beofre your spray tanning appointment. waxing can remove the spray tan when done after.
can i still wax with my period?
yes, you can as long as you are wearing a tampon. you will be a little more sensitive so i do recommend waxing the week following your period.