Just cleanse the area you want to wax with a soap and warm water and dry it thoroughly - for best results the area to be waxed must be clean, dry, and free of creams or cosmetics.
1. Take your wax strip and rub it between your hands to warm up the wax.
2. Carefully peel the strips apart and put one aside, then apply one strip to your skin and rub several times in the direction of
3. Hold the skin taut. Grip the bottom end of the strip, and pull it back as quickly as possible against the direction of hair growth. Keep close to the skin rather than pulling away from it. The faster the strip is pulled, the more hair is removed.
4. Wash away any residue with a wipe.
Ta da! You are now hair free and (fairly) pain free - and here are a few great wax strip choices:
Nair Moroccan Argan Oil Wax Strips - 40 strips - $14.99 - features Moroccan argan oil along with jojoba for ultra moisturizing and is ideal for dry and sensitive skin. Effective on hair as short as 1.5mm and offers long-lasting results for up to 4 weeks. What makes it really neat though is they've taken the guess work out of when the strip is ready to use with PerfectTemp technology - rub it between your hands as usual, when the logo fades, it's ready!
Available now at drug and mass retailers across Canada.
Available exclusively at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Available at drug and mass retailers across Canada.
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