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How much does a Hollywood Wax cost in the UK?

How much does a Hollywood or Brazilian wax cost? Hollywood waxes are more expensive than Brazilian waxes as they are more involved, take longer and use more product (check out the difference between Brazilian, Hollywood & Bikini wax here).   Across the UK, Brazilian & Hollywood waxes can vary between…

Can I have a Hollywood Wax on my period?

Can I get a Hollywood wax during my period? Yes – you can get a Hollywood Wax whilst on your period!    We advise it might be a little less comfortable during this time as your skin might be more sensitive. We also recommend that you wear a tampon for…

Where is BodySecrets and what services do you provide?

What treatments and services do you provide? I aim to provide the best waxing (including Hollywood Wax & Brazilian Wax), gel nails, brow & lash tinting and massage (including Indian Head Massage, and Hot Stone Massage).   Where is BodySecrets?   I am based in Mereworth, Kent, a small village…

Is it safe to have waxing during pregnancy?

Can I have a Hollywood Wax, even though I’m pregnant? Yes, it’s perfectly safe to have a Hollywood Wax during pregnancy. Some therapists err on the side of caution, and avoid providing treatments in the first trimester.  However, there is no link between waxing and negative effects to either mother…

What is an ingrown hair?

Ingrown hairs… what are they? An ingrown hair is where a hair has become trapped underneath skin as it is growing. Ingrown hairs can arise whether you wax, shave, or even leave your hair au natural.   There are different types of ingrown hairs you might find, whether or not…

Is a Hollywood Wax painful?

Do Hollywood, Brazilian & Bikini Waxes hurt? The worried expression across a new clients face when they ask… “Does it hurt?”. I won’t lie, it’s not the most comfortable experience, especially on your first wax! (Find out why your first wax is the worst, and why it gets better each…

Will I get a rash after a Hollywood Wax?

Will I get a rash after a Hollywood, Brazilian or Bikini Wax? One of the greatest benefits of waxing rather than shaving is that you don’t get shaving rash! Yay – finally! With waxing, you can say goodbye to painful, itchy and bumpy skin!   This is where my reference…

How long will a Hollywood Wax last?

How long will a Hollywood Wax last? The question on every woman’s lips, what will my hair regrowth be like after a Hollywood, and how long will it take? When you start waxing, a Hollywood Wax will last between 3 & 6 weeks.    In the first week after your…

How often should I have Hollywood Waxing?

How frequently should I have a Hollywood wax? If you’re new to Hollywood Waxing, I would recommend you book your waxes one month apart. This will allow your hair to grow back sufficiently to ensure you get the best results (if you wait too long between your waxes, or even…

When will I start seeing results from waxing?

How long will it take for my hair growth to reduce? You will see the results immediately – you will return from your waxing treatment hair free! The exciting bit is when your hair grows back, the regrowth will be reduced and the hairs will be finer. Most of my…