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By Wax Daddy, Jun 13 2018 11:02AM
An area many waxing therapists struggle with when starting out is removing hot wax without resorting to picking.
Here’s a short little video from Andy Rouillard at Axiom Wax Academy, demonstrating various ways of lifting that first bit of non-strip wax... no flick required!
By Wax Daddy, May 8 2018 09:59AM
Let’s be honest: until someone invents the Ultimate Wax Bar, where every pull of the strip is accompanied by an intravenous shot of gin and chocolate, it’s unlikely that waxing is going to feature on many peoples list of ‘fun things to do’. The unfortunate fact is that pulling hair out by the root is always likely to have an element of some discomfort about it.
But it doesn’t need to be dreaded - and neither should it be an exercise in endurance!
By Wax Daddy, Feb 3 2018 08:35AM
During a back wax, it can be a struggle to reach all of the hair on the sides of the torso with your client lying flat on the couch, especially on more hirsute customers where their back and chest hair connects. That darn table top keeps getting in the way!
But there is an easy and comfortable way to reach these areas without the need for any awkward twisting.
By Wax Daddy, Jan 17 2018 06:53PM
Oil is one of the most versatile tools in a modern waxer’s bag of tricks. Many waxing brands now include a pre or post-wax oil in their line-up, but there is more to this wonder product than first meets the eye.
Here are some ideas for getting the most out of our slippery chum…
By Wax Daddy, Jan 9 2018 07:09AM
When finishing a waxing service in areas like the lower back, upper arms, buttocks and speedo line, it can be tricky to create a natural looking transition between freshly waxed skin and the remaining body hair.
Blending is a great way to soften an obvious line between hair and hairlessness, and clients appreciate the attention to detail. You can use wax or electric clippers, or a combination of both.
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