Tweezing and Waxing FAQs
Tweezing and waxing may cause sensitivities, even in clients with no prior instances of sensitivities. If you have experienced sensitivity to scented cosmetics, tea tree oil or other topical treatment, it is important to inform your Brow Artist.
We recommend that you do not have the tweezing and/ or waxing services if you have any of the following scenarios:
If you have been or will be exposed to sun 24 hrs prior and/ or after waxing/ tweezing services.
If your are using ANY kind of Renova, AHA, Retin A, Differin or retinoid/retinol or acid-based product.
If you have a history of prior reactions to tweezing or waxing, or if you have allergies, diabetes, flat moles, phlebitis or fragile capillaries, as this may make you more sensitive to these procedures.
It is important that you do not undergo these services if you have inflammation, suspicious growth, active herpes, or using Accutane or related product. Professional peels, microdermabrasion or AHA products should be avoided 48 hrs before waxing. You may also be more sensitive to these services if you are pre-menstrual or taking antibiotics.
Avoid sun exposure for 24 hrs, abrasive products on treated areas, saunas, steam rooms, application of Retin A, Renova AHA products for 48 hrs.
Waxing services can cause irritation and sensitivity, even on clients who have never experienced any issues in the past. There are conditions that require your Brow Artist to take care or might require refusal to perform certain services on a particular client. Please inform your Brow Artist of any sensitivities, irritations or conditions that my affect your service. If you are pregnant, please consult your physician before undergoing services.