Tips for Waxing Your Bikini Area

Are you thinking about waxing your bikini area?  If so, then you should be cognizant of the fact that there are risks associated with waxing bikini area. Below are some of the risks that come along with waxing your bikini area yourself:


A qualified professional knows how to keep the wax hot enough without burning your skin. However, if you try to do wax your bikini line yourself, then you are at an increased risk for suffering a burn. Furthermore, if you are using a retinoid cream, then your chances of suffering a burn will be even greater.


Waxing irritates the skin, which can make it more susceptible to scarring. However, the chances of scarring are minimal if you get this treatment done by a professional. It takes a certain level of skill to properly wax the bikini area. Therefore, you will be more likely to suffer scarring if you try to wax the area yourself. In some cases, scarring is permanent.


Waxing leaves tiny tears in the skin. Bacteria can enter the skin through the tiny tears in the skin. That is why bikini waxing may increase the risk of infection. If you get bikini waxing done by a professional, then your chances of suffering an infection will be a-lot lower because professionals know how to minimize the risk of infections.

Benefits of Getting a Professional Waxing

Not only is professional waxing safer than home waxing, but there are also a number of other benefits that can be reaped from getting a bikini wax done by a professional. Waxing has a tendency to be very painful, but if you get this procedure done by a professional, then it will be a loss less painful.  Professionals know how to minimize the pain of bikini waxing.

The results of professional will also last longer than home waxing. In fact, if you get this procedure done at a salon, then the results may last more than six weeks. Many people choose to perform waxing at home because they want to save money.

However, you may be able to save money if you get waxing done at a salon because you will not have to get your bikini line waxed as often. Getting a bikini wax at a salon also allows you to relax. You will be able to get yourself pampered. Furthermore, getting your bikini line waxed at a salon will save you a-lot of money.

If you are interested in a career in the beauty industry, we at Evergreen beauty school can help you. We offer various beauty courses in our three campuses. Contact us today for more information.


Frank Trieu
Vice President of Business Development & Industry Relations

Frank Trieu is a cosmetology industry leader, and despite his accomplishments and accolades, he still prioritizes students on the Evergreen campus. Through building relationships within the community and local salons, retail stores, and spas, he helps facilitate job placements for aspiring beauty professionals using his expansive network.

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