Waxing Tips Unsure of what to expect? See our tips for preparation and aftercare below.

Slide Before Your Appointment First Time? Waxing stings! It is a quick surge of pain that does not last long. The results are totally worth it. Your skin will be baby soft and beautiful for about a month after the appointment. Good News: The pain lessens as you get waxed regularly. The hair follicles do not grow back as fast or as thick. Slide Before Your Appointment Make sure the area to
be waxed is clean.
1. 2. Hair should be at least 1/8″ long to be removed. That’s
2-3 weeks of growth.
Don't exfoliate the day before or day of your appointment. 3. Try not to schedule your appointment during your menstrual cycle. 4. Take ibuprofen or try a numbing cream like Cortisone cream. 5. 6. Avoid caffeine a two hours before your appointment. It increases sensitivity.

Slide After Your Wax Appointment Avoid hot tubs and swimming pools for at least 24 hours. If you are lucky enough to have a salt water pool or hot tub it’s ok to partake. 1. If your skin is sensitive, many find that an ice pack a couple times a day for a couple minutes on the tender spot works wonders. 2. Do not exfoliate for 24 hours after your appointment. It is important to exfoliate about two days after your appointment to minimize the chance of ingrown hairs. 3. Your skin will sunburn more easily after treatment. Do your best to avoid sun exposure for at least 24 hours after your appointment. 4. Slide After Your Wax Appointment Is it worth it? ABSOLUTELY! Waxing is a clean, quick way to remove unwanted hair. You will never get the same results from shaving and you will love how your body looks after just one wax. Don’t be shy! Don't be shy! We provide professional waxing services for men too. There is no need to be embarrassed. SOS WAX & Skincare Studio offers the utmost in privacy. Take comfort in knowing that you will get an appointment customized to your needs. Everyone is different, your service will be designed to fit you specifically on each and every visit.