Just as important as the waxing itself is making sure you take care of your wax afterward. Redness after waxing This will disappear over time. The bottom line is avoiding infection. The pores that have just been waxed are open and susceptible to bacterial infections. Waxing is also healthier because it provides a physical exfoliation, removing lifeless surface cells. Use a soothing salve like Aquaphor or an aloe vera gel to calm the area and reduce irritation, and therefore the likelihood of ingrown hairs. Proper Preparation How to get prepared for your first bikini wax.
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How to Care for Your Skin Before and After a Bikini Wax
Try to help soothe the area by using an aloe vera gel or our Smooth Me Ingrown Hair Serum to help soothe the skin. Because the skin will be new and sensitive, you must be careful not to cause further irritation by scratching. After getting a fresh wax, your precious flower is delicate. Waxing down there makes you more susceptible to infection because of bacteria, and any products that may be present in your bathwater. However, you may experience more skin sensitivity due to the hormonal changes your body is going through.