Sugaring paste: to heat or not to heat? That is the question
Many beginners often wonder if they need to warm the paste up before the use.
A trimmer in the epilation room: does it help or not?
Imagine that you made an appointment, came into the beauty salon but the practitioner, instead of getting everything ready for the procedure, takes out this buzzing device.
Turn it off! Or should you microwave the sugar paste or not?
First, I'll give you a short crash course on how microwave oven works
A microwave oven is an appliance that heats up the water-containing substances with electromagnetic emanation (magnetron). It was invented for warming up and defrosting food.
There are so many sugar paste manufacturers. How to choose the right one?
I often hear practitioners say "all sugar pastes are the same" or "I gained so much experience that I can work with anything: be it honey or tar". That's an erroneous statement and it always makes me laugh. I would love to give you a jar of honey and send you to a client.
Talc for sugaring:safe or harmful?
Recently you may be finding many contradictory articles, where talc is described as either the only right and neutral base for various cosmetic products, or is proclaimed to be a "forbidden" ingredient. Let's try to figure out what's really going on.
10 ways to turn bikini epilation into a nightmare for your clients
The right sugaring method is the one without pain, traumas, ingrown hair, or other unpleasant outcomes. However, there are some "professionals" who can scare clients away from sugar epilation for a long time. Here are 10 methods to make the sugaring experience unbearable.
Bikini design: what is it?
Women just love to beautify themselves. Makeup: for routine "decoration". Body-art: for those who are brave. Bikini designs: for special occasions...to spice up the relationships. In this article, we will talk more about that type of body art.
Bikini zone epilation: pros and cons
To do or not to do bikini zone sugaring? This question is so controversial that you may find it impossible to read the endless debates on this subject across the internet. Most of those comments are too emotional. If you want to form your opinion based on facts, this article is for you.
Skin reactions to sugaring: reasons and treatment
We are all different. This fact has been well known for a very long time. That's why we react differently to the same stimulant. In this article, we'll talk about reactions to sugar paste and procedures in general.
Bikini design: meanings and symbols
In our article about bikini design, we were talking about body art in general. It is interesting to know the meanings of various bikini designs and symbols that are created with the help of decorative elements (rhinestones, sequins), paint (with or without sparkles), henna (traditional or multicolored), and a borderline between hair and the skin.
How to choose sugaring specialist?
You can remove your hair by yourself or let the professional do the job. If you decide to do it by yourself, then your success depends on the quality of the products you are using, as well as your skill level (which can be obtained at the beauty salon, youtube sugaring videos, or any other sugaring forums). It is possible to learn, but not all areas of the body can be easily reached in order to provide a quality sugaring to yourself. Your other choice is to trust a sugaring specialist and "feel loved". Let’s talk more about this option.
When sugaring is prohibited: truth and myths
Sugaring is a unique procedure that removes all extra hair from your body and has almost no contraindications. Let’s repeat – almost. In other words, there are situations when it is prohibited for medical reasons (forbidden by doctor), and there are situations when you are allowed to do it, but with certain precautions.
Excessive body hair. Doctor, is it normal?
A presence of body hair – is a normal fact, although it does not always meet up your aesthetic preferences. But what to do in case of excessive body hair? Isn't it a sign of a health problem?
How to choose paste for bikini zone sugaring?
Half of your success in bikini zone sugaring depends on the right choice of paste. It's obvious that it should be a well trusted brand, made from natural ingredients (without any chemicals), and of course with the right density. But the question still persists: how do you choose the right paste for bikini line sugaring?
Top 5 reasons for losing your client
Everyone who is in any business knows a simple dogma: the customer is always right. But what if he is wrong? A sugaring specialist is also a person, and has the right to have his "moments". This is what an unqualified specialist might think, trying to hide his lack of skill behind meaningless words. Here we have put together the Top 5 reasons why customers are leaving so called “specialists”.
Leg epilation: pros and cons
To remove or not to remove hair from your legs is a very personal decision. But it's quite difficult to imagine a representative of the beautiful half of humanity in a mini-skirt with undone (
read: hairy) legs. That's why majority of women prefer to remove unwanted hair. Leg sugaring is becoming one of the most popular procedures.
How to quickly restore your face skin after sugaring?
If the face sugaring was performed by a professional, then there is no chance of negative results. But there is always the chance of an unusual occurrence. The goal of a specialist is to perform the procedure professionally and to protect the client from potential risks. What do you need to know?
What is not allowed to do during face sugaring
Face skin is very gentle and sensitive, and requires special care all the time – between your visits to the cosmetologist and during any facial procedures. Sugaring is no exception. The so-called T-zone (forehead-nose-mouth-chin) has a very intensive blood flow. Any minor trauma in this area can become inflamed very quickly. What are the restrictions for face sugaring?
How to prepare face skin for sugaring
To become a sugaring professional, it's not enough to only know about paste differences and the various techniques – you also need to guide and help your client. There are several necessary procedures that clients should do at home prior to sugaring to get the best results after epilation. So what does the client have to be informed about?
Is it necessary or not to have face scrubbing before sugaring?
One more question that sugaring specialists and beginners can't decide on is whether or not to scrub their face in preparation for the procedure. Let's find out.