Maybe you’re packing for a trip to the Maldives, and you need to get a bikini wax in for the beach snaps you’re gonna take, or maybe you’re just looking to pop your waxing cherry but you’re apprehensive about the pain.
So, let’s cut to the chase, and get into the ugly truth: there is no waxing solution that is completely pain-free. You’re pulling hair out of follicles, so a certain level of discomfort should be anticipated.
The good news to redeem it all? There are ways of going about it to achieve the least amount of discomfort and pain.
Call me an intrepid journalist, but I’ve done the legwork for you. Over years of consulting with my waxing therapists and testing out these solutions, here are some of the top tips that I’ve found works my low tolerance of pain, to achieve the lowest amount of pain.