How much accumulated time have you spent dealing with body hair maintenance? It can be exhausting to think about. And if you’re tired of using a razor, then the idea of going to a professional waxing salon can get pretty tempting. But whether you’re getting your legs or more intimate areas waxed, it may be nerve-wracking to trust a stranger with these vulnerable areas. Thankfully, there are a few things to know before getting waxed that will make your experience less painful and awkward. In no time you’ll be an old pro at this.
What are the benefits of waxing over shaving, anyway? According to the Cleveland Clinic, waxing lasts longer and may result in sparser hair growth over time. If you get away from razors, it may also save you a little time in the shower each morning.
Although loads of people get waxed every day, it’s totally normal to feel a bit apprehensive about going under the strip for the first time. After all, the procedure is more intimate than the average haircut. But as long as you make sure your skin is primed for wax, and you visit a reputable salon, chances are you will have a fine experience. Who knows? You just might throw away your razor for good.