Apr 14, 2016

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Why Waxing Is Becoming The Preferred Hair Removal Technique

Why Waxing Is Becoming The Preferred Hair Removal Technique

While it is a personal choice, most people will agree there is nothing very attractive about a woman’s body when it is covered in hair. The same adage can also apply to guys, and men are becoming increasingly aware that removing excess hair not only enhances their appearance, but is also practical, especially during the warm summer months.

There are many ways to remove unwanted hair from the face and body, including plucking, shaving, applying a depilatory cream, and waxing.

Waxing is an exceptional temporary hair removal solution. Unlike conventional hair removal techniques, waxing does not leave unattractive spiky hair stubble behind. Waxing is the ideal and preferred method of hair removal for many men and women, because it leaves the skin soft, supple, and hair-free for a long period of time in relation to other hair removal methods, with most areas of the body not showing a regrowth of hair for around 4 to 6 weeks.

Another benefit of waxing is that unlike plucking or shaving, it can be used on any part of the body. It offers great results within just a few minutes. Commonly waxed areas include the upper lip, bikini area, legs, and in the case of men, the chest and back.

While you can wax at home with a DIY waxing kit, it is far easier to visit a salon as the treatment is very affordable and having a professional do the job will ensure you get optimal results.  In addition hot waxing can be rather messy and painful, and salon staff know how to remove the hair in a way that will minimise pain.

While the basic strategy remains the same, the wax can be either icy or hot. The temperature of the wax does not play a big factor in the final outcome of the waxing session, as either type will leave your skin silky smooth and completely hair free.

Here are the primary advantages of waxing:

-Waxing can remove small and large regions of hair from your body with ease.

-Some conventional hair removal techniques are only useful when it comes to dealing with particular hair texture or colour. Waxing is effective at removing any kind of hair. Hair texture and colour are not obstacles for waxing.

-Waxing is affordable and available at thousands of salons nationwide.

-Hair regrowth is slow.

It is little wonder that waxing continues to gain a tremendous amount of popularity. Contrary to what some people may suggest, waxing does not change the pigmentation of your skin, or cause the hair to grow back thicker. In fact, hair follicles will weaken if waxing is done on a regular basis.