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WAXING FAQ

Rio Bodywaxing uses seasonal wax to remove all unwanted hair. Fall with Honey, Summer with Coconut, Winter with Chocolate and Spring with Tea tree wax. Seasonal wax keeps skin hydrated and well treated all year.

Ingrown hairs occur in the large majority of women who have high levels of masculine hormones or those who are born with hairs that are less straight. Since you can not modify this characteristic, what happens is that, when the hair is removed from the root, the hair becomes weaker. If the client’s skin is not well hydrated and the layer of keratin (dead cells that line our skin) is thick (dry) & will not pull from the skin. The secret is to take care of the skin using exfoliation and moisturizing.

We recommend that you stay away from tanning, working out, or putting lotion on for 24 hours after your service. We also recommend that you exfoliate three times a week between appointments. The only time you don't want to exfoliate are the day before, the day of, and the day after your Waxing appointment.

No. Weather it’s hot wax, warm (tepid), roll-on or cold does not cause varicose veins which are dilated and tortuous veins that do not have the ability to return the blood. They are located far beneath the hypodermis, but if the symptoms are advanced inflammation with ulcers and phlebitis, waxing is not recommended nor shaving.

We do not recommend putting any lotions, deodorant, or oils on your skin prior to your appointment.
Brazilian includes as much or as little you want off the front and the butt strip. Brazilian Bikini includes as much or as little you want off the front. Bikini Line is only 2 fingers beside your panty line.

Yes, the facial skin does become red after a Brazilian waxing, as this region is very sensitive. Avoid sun exposure & if you chose to not, we suggest you use sun block it prevents staining. It is also normal for your legs to feel itchy because circulation was activated with the application and removal of waxing.

The dark spots may appear if there is exposure to the sun without sunscreen used after Brazilian waxing or If the hot wax is applied on any kind of injury. Waxing strips the protective layer of the skin, leaving it more exposed and vulnerable, therefore, requires extra care.

Yes, the hot wax acts as a relaxant on the skin, dilating the pores, which facilitates the removal of the hair with more ease and less painful.

Yes. Never use the same wax on more than one person.

We recommend:
Avoid exposure to the sun and using creams and deodorants that contain alcohol in their formulation, within 24 hours after waxing not to cause skin blemishes.
・ Do not use tight jeans after Brazilian waxing your legs and groin to not cause skin irritation.
・ After Brazilian waxing of any body part, always use sunscreen, even on rainy days.
・ If you have a rash or irritation or some kind of abnormality in the skin, we suggest you to wax another time.
・ Exfoliate or do a body scrub up to 3 days before Brazilian Waxing as a way to prevent ingrown hairs.