To make hair removal wax home alone, you should start by choosing what type of wax you prefer, if hot if cold, depending on the areas you want to epilate. For example,while the hot wax is great for the regions small of the body or by the strong, such as the armpits or groin, the cold wax is great for waxing wider regions or by the weak, like the back or arms for example.
The cold wax is indicated for those who have varicose veins because it does not promote the dilation of blood vessels, being a great option for those who will be traveling, it can be easily stored and transported. On the other hand, the hot wax is in most cases the more indicated since the heat dilates the pores of the skin, which facilitates the removal of the hair and decreases the pain during the process. It is possible to prepare hot wax homemade, see how to in the How to do wax and homemade hair removal.
Step-by-step Waxing with Cold Wax
To make depilation with cold wax alone follow the following steps:
Warm the wax by rubbing slightly the leaves between the hands or against the top part of the leg, for 10 to 15 seconds, separating then the leaves.
Apply the foil of hair removal in the direction of the growth of the hair, repeating this process for all the regions to waxing and reusing the sheet until it loses the grip.
If this does happen, the by the grow to both sides, you should apply the sheet 1 instead of top to bottom and then from bottom to top, changing the sense to ensure that you remove all hair.
To remove the sheet, this should be pulled quickly and in the opposite direction to the hair growth, as parallel and as close to the skin as possible.
If you have not left all the hair, you can repeat the application of wax or you can choose to remove the remaining hair with tweezers.
This wax is particularly indicated for those who have varicose veins or sensitivity to heat, and should only be used when the by the are already larger. When poorly applied it can not remove the hairs from the root, eventually the from.
Step-by-step waxing with hot wax
Place the wax to heat up and when you are through to the liquid, test the texture by applying a few drops on a piece of paper. If you think that is with the texture right, you should apply a little on a small area of the body, such as the arm, for example, to test the texture and the temperature of the wax.
To perform the waxing, you should apply the wax with roll-on or trowel in the direction of the growth of the hairs.
Apply a sheet over the top of the location where you placed the wax, and pull quickly and in the opposite direction to the hair growth, as parallel and as close to the skin as possible. If you have not left all the hair, you can repeat the application of wax or you can choose to remove the remaining hair with tweezers.
To reduce pain at the time of waxing and to reduce the adherence of the wax to the skin, can be applied a little talcum powder on the skin, applying then the wax for hair removal. In addition, after waxing you should spend a little bit of baby oil to remove the remains of wax, larval region shaved and spend a little bit of moisturizing cream.
After waxing it is normal to feel discomfort and irritation in the region shaved, and it is common the appearance of redness on the skin. To alleviate these symptoms, it is recommended that you pass a moisturizing cream and soothing after epilation, but can also be applied a cold compress on the affected region to reduce the irritation and discomfort.