Yes, you can go for the razor or depilatory cream. Dermatologists are unanimous in saying that scraping the leg (or other area) does not thicken the hairs, the fear of most waxed women. However, both methods will take you longer to remove waxed wires. "They need to be at least 0.5 millimeter for that," says Ana Paula. Waxer Advice: Control anxiety and think that you are the only one who is seeing the hair - from above, they always seem more obvious.
"A product with mild formula does not clog pores. Prefer oil-free lotion, gel or mousse with moisturizing and soothing substances. Urea, lactic acid, rosehip oil, aloe vera, azulene and alfabisabolol are some examples, "suggests dermatologist Marcelo Bellini, from São Paulo. To avoid staining, do not expose the area to the sun for 24 hours. And apply a sunscreen (even if the day is cloudy) if you have waxed the fluff.
"The ones that are based on honey better involve thick and resistant hair, removing them completely," explains waxer Marina Tamoto. Chamomile, algae, calendula and mint are great for sensitive and delicate skin because they soften the irritation and refresh. The propolis has healing properties and helps in the regeneration of the skin. One successful brand among international celebrities, such as Demi Moore and Victoria Beckham, is the Australian Lycon wax. She has already landed in Brazil and has the advantage of being able to extract hairs from only 1 millimeter. Versions with coconut oil, chocolate, strawberry (it's pink!) And vanilla are part of the brand's portfolio