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I'm not normally a shrinking violet but I have had my bikini line waxed for the first time. Normally just have eyebrows but had legs & bikini line done. When she did my bikini line I actually left the be she had to go over it 7 times yes ladies 7 times then just as I thought I might die of wmbarasssment she said because you are dark haired the hair is coarser so takes many times in differetn directions. Ok I thought then she turned round with tweezers in her hand and plucked for a good 10 minute (felt like longer).
Is this normal or have i stumbled on a sick individual who does this for fun.
For the record I will never ever ever even consider a brazilian after this!!!!!!!!!!!!
As someone who is about to go and get hers done this afternoon, sounds reasonable to me. Was this the first time? The more you have it done, less hair grows back eventually. My therapist usually gets her tweezers out for the odd stray hair or two!!!
if the hair is long they usually cut it first just so its easier for the wax to work, they usually use tweezers after just to tidy up and get rid of any stray hairs. i usually use home waxing kits now - the pre waxed strips are very easy to use and work out alot cheaper.
the funniest was when i was waiting to get mine done when i used to go to hairdressers and a really FIT bloke walked out in a suit all professional and stuff. the woman who does the waxing called me in and could see id been looking at this bloke. she then took great delight in telling me he'd had a back, sack and crack and was as gay as they come!!
why are all the nice men gay?
It's SO worth it, though! A good tech will do a lot of preparation work the first time so the hair comes off in one go. I've been having Brazilians since long before they were fashionable and it doesn't hurt much at all now.
how do you stop ingrowing hairs though ? thats what always put me off about having one done. a friend had it all off and had so many ingrowing ones that it ended up looking ugly down there instead of nice
i just keep it nice and tidy. too risky t ohave it all off if it ends up like hers
she shouldn't have went over the same area so many times with fresh wax-- no more than twice. but it is normal to use the used wax strip a few times to get all the hair up. Tweezers are normally used after to get stuborn/ stray hairs. pubic hair normally grows in different directions so you would have to use alot of different strips and or different directions of pulling up strip. dark hair is coarser than light hair and curly hair can be stuborn.
Quick q on this topic. Once I got round to it after DD was born I shaved my bikini line but now have what I think are ingrowing hairs that I can't get rid of. What do I do about this? Would like to get it sorted so that I can go get it waxed.