Depilation by hot wax is a method of removal of undesirable hair from a body by means of the warmed wax. On the temperature wax not such hot, usually it is warmed up to the temperature of 45-55 OS.
Another thing is that in a cold state such wax firm and to start using it, it at first it is necessary to heat to a liquid state. We "heat" it call because in comparison with other types (for example, with warm) warm it up to the greatest temperature.
- It requires the smallest quantity of expendables, only the pallet and capacity for heating.
- Due to high temperature hot wax warms skin and facilitates removal of hair therefore depilation by hot wax is the most sparing way of removal of hair and the least painful.
- As hot wax without use of fabric strips is removed, its application requires a certain skill.
- If to warm hot wax in a microwave or on a water bath, that is risk to overheat it and to get skin burn.
Generally hot wax is applied to removal of hair from face skin, axillary hollows and a zone of bikini. But it can quite be used for an epilation of skin of hands and feet.
Video: Warm and hot wax
First of all, it is necessary to get all necessary for procedure:
- voskoplav or special capacity for warming up of wax on a water bath;
- hot wax for depilation;
- necessary cosmetics for preparation of skin for procedure and for drawing on skin after removal of hair.
Pallets it is best of all to take disposable wooden as bothers to wipe wax after each procedure simply.Photo: pallets for putting wax
Voskoplav if you plan to do an epilation independently constantly, it is better to get as it will significantly facilitate process of carrying out procedure. Modern voskoplava not only warm it up to the necessary temperature, but also all maintain the set temperature that time while it is necessary for you.Photo: voskoplav
Usually there is a voskoplava on 400 gr wax quite enough. In it, as required, it is possible to warm also paraffin for carrying out a parafinoterapiya of hands and feet. Paraffin in this case is applied with a brush.
It is possible to warm, of course, wax on a water bath and constantly to keep capacity with wax in hot water. But here to transfer such design not absolutely conveniently. There is a probability of that wax will gradually overheat or on the contrary will start cooling down earlier, than you finish procedure.
The most inconvenient of ways is a warming up in a microwave. It is necessary to heat wax so that it didn't burn skin, and periodically to warm up it during procedure as cooling down, wax hardens and ceases to be applied on skin easily. Hot wax for depilation now can be bought the different.
The most popular brands are Veet, Depilflax and Caramel.
Usually hot wax is on sale in packages in the form of the formed whetstones, plates or granules. If you plan to depilate from big sites of skin, it is possible to take it in whetstones or plates.
Wax in granules should be chosen as that who is going to carry out an epilation of small areas. Anyway, wax which remains unused after procedure it is possible to warm repeatedly, its quality doesn't suffer from it.
For preparation of skin for depilation it is necessary to use the special degreasing lotion and talc. After procedure it is possible to choose or the calming and cooling lotion, or the lotion which is slowing down growth of hair.
Video: Warm wax from Veet
Contraindications for removal
Before depilating, pay attention to that on skin wasn't:
- integrity damages: cuts, scratches, grazes;
- manifestations of viral, bacterial or fungal diseases;
- papillomas, condylomas, warts;
- irritation, irrespective of the reasons which could cause it.
Preparation for procedure
Some days before removal of hair you shouldn't sunbathe. One days prior to procedure it is necessary to use a srub. Peeling of the died-off cells of skin facilitates removal of hair.
Before removal of hair it is better not to carry out peelings, not to sunbathe as it can worsen restoration of skin after procedures.
Depilation performance by hot wax
It is necessary to apply the preparing lotion on dry and clean skin. If skin it is inclined to dryness, a peeling or irritation, not superfluous will zatalkovat or to powder children's powder an epilation place.
The wax warmed to a liquid state is applied on skin with a wooden rake in the direction of growth of hair. It is at the same time possible to apply at once on some sites of skin not to spend time for expectation when one "flat cake" of wax stiffens enough that to remove it.
Here it is important to leave sufficient intervals that then it was possible to take and remove each of the stiffened wax plates separately between sites of putting wax. Wax after hardening against growth of hair is removed.
Video: Technology of putting hot wax
Very well the technology of drawing and removal of hot wax is shown in this video. It is unlikely you will be able to repeat still accurately from the first, but gradually and to you the same ease and confidence of movements will come.
Here it is important to pay attention to the following basic rules of putting wax:
- wax it is necessary to gather enough, the consistence of wax has to be the most liquid, but it is important not to overheat wax;
- the first layer of wax is always put in the direction of growth of hair, then wax can be distributed by roundabouts, the eights, etc. irrespective of the direction of growth of hair;
- you shouldn't try to stretch wax on the maximum square of skin, the layer of wax has to be rather dense that it was possible to remove wax with hair, differently he will tear, but not thick that during removal it didn't break;
- edges of wax "flat cake" have to be created roundish and rather dense, differently wax can't be taken and removed together with hair, plus still it is necessary to wash away from themselves the wax remains;
- right after removal of wax with hair it is necessary to press or with pressing to iron places of remote hair that pain decreased.
After all are depilated, it is necessary to apply the calming lotion or oil on skin. If you use the means which is slowing down growth of hair, it is better to apply it on skin before oil.Photo: depilfleks - wax for depilation
At first it is better to be trained on simple for removal of hair by wax sites, for example, on shins. Only when you learn how to use hot wax on simple sites of skin, it is possible to pass to difficult, such as areas of armpits or deep bikini.
For bikini it is better to choose wax in granules. It is more economically spent and put with thinner layer, sufficient to form an elastic flat cake and to depilate.
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|Wax||Cost in rubles|
|depilflax of 1 kg||650|
|depilflax 500 gr||320|