The words " bikini wax " automatically sends a shudder down our spines. It's always painful , often pricey and can potentially lead to STIs. But this hair removal treatment is how we avoid having a Miranda Brazilian moment when Samantha calls her out for sunbathing with a "hairy bush. To get physically and mentally prepared for bikini waxing , we asked Uni K Wax founder Noemi Grupenmager to share all she knows about waxing "down there.
Everything You Need to Know Before Your First Bikini Wax
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Waxing short hair can be tricky. When hair is very short, the wax cannot adequately grip the hair. The key is using the right wax. Hard wax works best. It goes on smooth like pot wax, but hardens and doesn't require strips for removal. Hard wax will wrap each hair, even the very small ones and allow you to pull them out from below the surface. Heat hard wax.
How to Wax Short Hair (And When to Wait)
Before a recent trip to Los Angeles, I decided to embark on a womanhood rite of passage: get my very first bikini wax. Not knowing that you must grow out your hair beforehand, I shaved two days earlier. The aesthetician who shall remain nameless began ripping strips of hot wax over and over from the same areas, like a five-year-old opening presents on Christmas morning.
Looking back on beauty firsts feels nostalgic. I broke into a nervous sweat the moment my wax specialist started. It was an oh-shit-I-can't-turn-back beauty moment. It was so painful, and I distinctly remember feeling like I hadn't grasped the "beauty is pain" thing until then.