-- Frequently Asked Questions --

4 Hour Cancellation Policy

A credit card will be needed to reserve appointments lasting an hour or more. Missed appointments will be charged the full service price, cancellations within 4 hours of the appointment will be charged half the service price.

*Also please note that gratuities cannot be added to credit card transactions.

Why not shave?

Shaving stimulates potential hair growth and can strengthen the hair follicle. Shaving also cuts the hair at the hair shaft, which not only regrows with a stubbly feel, but it allows the hair to regrow the next day or in some cases the same day.

Does waxing hurt?

There is minimal pain, but if done properly the pain fades quickly…within seconds. The benefits of waxing are very much worth the few seconds of stinginess.

Will I have to get on all fours to have a Brazilian?

Not always. We’ll do our best to preserve your modesty at all times.

Can you do a waxing outcall to my home?

Unfortunately not,  it would make the treatment too expensive.  Wax pots take some time to heat.  We would have to charge for that time.  If we pre-heat the pots, we risk spillage during https://cmp-stage.icrossing.com/transportation.

Is there parking available?

Yes, street parking is available.

Can I book a spray tan after my wax treatment?

Unfortunately no. The after wax lotion will create a barrier between your skin and the tanning solution. You should wait 24 hours.

Can I go to the tanning booth or sunbathe after my wax treatment?

Definitely not! For 24 hours you should avoid heat following a wax treatment it will inflame the skin. This includes hot water try using cool or lukewarm water.

What is the difference between the bikini/Brazilian waxes?

Bikini wax is where we remove the hair from inside the bikini line bathing suit. A modified Brazilian wax is where all the hair is removed except for a small strip in the front, the lip hairs and around the butt. A Brazilian front is all the hair removed in the front including the lips, but not the butt. A full Brazilian is all the hair removed completely from front to back including the butt. Our most popular Brazilian wax is all the hair removed except a strip in the front……this is also considered a full Brazilian wax.

How long should the hair be before I wax?

1/4 of an inch or full growth. Please do not feel the need to trim you may trim the hairs too short.

How long will it last?

Everybody grows hair differently; it will last for two weeks for a clean look. Four weeks is the average time in between waxing.

Is it true that over time I will not have to wax anymore?

No. However, the hair will come in finer and start to thin out over time.

Will I be wearing anything when I wax?

Yes, we offer disposable panties or you can use your own panty.

What if I am sunburned?

It is not a good idea to get a wax for a week after sunburn. Your top layer of skin may come off.

I get ingrown hairs when I shave, will waxing eliminate them?

For the majority of people, yes. However if you still have a problem with ingrown hairs we have ways of treating them.

If I get ingrown hairs, what should I do?

You should use a product specifically for attacking ingrown hairs on the waxed area three to four times a day for up to three to four days consistently. You can also exfoliate the waxed area after showering.

If I wax my facial hair, will it grow back thicker?

No, that is a myth.

Will waxing make me red, and how long will the redness last?

It depends on the sensitivity of the skin. Redness can last up to an hour or longer.

Why do I break out after I wax?

There are a couple of reasons why you may possibly have a breakout after waxing. After the hair is pulled out, the sebaceous gland (oil gland) becomes over stimulated and causes a pimple like reaction. Another reason is that if there is already bacteria present in the lower layers of the skin, the trauma to the skin can cause it to surface. Again, use a product for preventing ingrown hairs and breakouts.

Should anything be applied to my skin after a wax?

Yes, sunblock if you are going outside, try not to expose the waxed area to the sun. If you stay indoors use a product for preventing ingrown hairs and breakouts.

Can I get a bikini wax if I’m on my period?

Yes, just wear a tampon.

Can I wax while pregnant?

Yes, but please understand when pregnant your sensitivity becomes heightened.

Do you wax men as well as women?

Yes.

Why do guys get waxed?

Guys usually get waxed to satisfy their sense of self-image, or because their partners prefer the smooth look; it can be cultural and also attaching itself to certain professions such as: modeling, bodybuilding, athletes and dancers.

What if I get aroused during my Brazilian Treatment?

Don’t worry. A degree of arousal is common when someone is working in the genital area. It has little to do with true arousal and more to do with adrenaline. In any case, once the waxing begins the sensation quickly passes.

When should you NOT wax?

You should not wax if you are on Retin A, Renova, Accutane or any other skin- thinning product that is designed to clear the skin from acne taken topically or orally. Read the ingredients on your moisturizer almost all moisturizers for oily skin contains some product for acne. Please refrain from using your moisturizer at least 24 hours prior to your service. You also shouldn’t wax if you have a systemic disease or if you are sunburned.

Is waxing a permanent form of hair removal?

No. But you may expect thinning of growth with time.

Any topic discussed in this article
IS NOT intended as medical advice.
If you have a medical concern,
please consult your doctor.