With the Coronavirus Outbreak, everybody is locked up at home and going to a salon is impossible, as we know the conditions outside today. When it comes to facial hair removal, there are multiple types we can get into. Shaving, tweezing, threading and of course, the most common one being facial waxing.
All the girls have some embarrassing facial hair problems which they have to deal with. Be it the side locks, upper lips hair or stray hair on the chin. Deciding to wax your face may seem like a bold step and every hair removal technique has its pros and cons and so does facial waxing.
Here are some things you need to know before waxing the facial hair from your face:
Choosing The right kind of wax
Having a wax that suits your skin type is crucial to long-lasting favorable results. Choose from regular wax, chocolate wax and Persian wax. Persian Wax is excellent for those with sensitive skin. If your skin isn’t sensitive you can experiment and figure out what works best for your skin.
Do a patch test
Prior to waxing, it is best to do a patch test on your any skin part besides face to ensure there are no reactions. If there is no reaction for 24 hours, go ahead and wax that hair off.
Use Aloe Vera Gel
One of the simplest remedies to deal with skin irritation after waxing is to let it recuperate with the help of Aloe vera gel. If your skin is irritated, has red spots or just feels itchy, apply some Aloe Vera gel on it. It will help to ease out the inflammation and irritation and cool the area.
Prepping is key to smooth waxing
Before waxing you should Clean, exfoliate and moisturize your skin well so that your skin hydrated and well prepped for a wax. This will help the hair come out more smoothly. Prepping well also helps prevent a bad reaction.
Dealing with breakouts
After waxing If you have breakouts on your skin, it is better to consider other forms of hair removal. This is simply because the wax could break open the acne which could, in turn, cause a massive bad condition of your face.