If you are considering waxing as a way to have that unwanted hair removed, we have some really bad news for you, it will hurt. That is, if you decide to have that unwanted hair removed by way of waxing, then you will suffer pain. But hey, there is some good news. There are some things you can do to reduce the pain you will suffer during a waxing procedure. However, if you choose laser hair removal at your Greeley medical spa, you will suffer no pain. But if you insist of waxing, here is a list of what you can do to ease your pain.
Dull the Nerves
Before your waxing appointment, take a couple pain relievers, like ibuprofen for example. This will help reduce the amount of pain you will suffer waxing. Taking these types of medications is even more helpful when you are having very sensitive areas waxed.
Alcohol and caffeine creates a lot of acid in your body, which tends to make your skin more sensitive. Counter the effects of high acidity by taking and acid reducer before your waxing appointment. Something like Tums works rather well in reducing acid.
Scrub That Body
Get a gritty body scrub and start rubbing away on all the parts you plan on having waxed. You see, that body scrub will rid your body dead skin cells around the hair follicles on your body. thus making the exit of the hair easier and less painful.
Really, if you aren’t receiving laser hair removal, you might want to reconsider. The alternative is rather painful, even if you do follow these tips.