For the majority of women, waxing is a very important step in their beauty routine. Whether it is more or less important, the hair is generally not well accepted by the female sex who tries by all means to get rid of it, especially if it is facial. To help you get rid of the unwanted hair of your body and face, here is the recipe of oriental wax very effective that requires only three natural ingredients available in your kitchen.
This eastern hair removal trick has been used for centuries and has proved its effectiveness in hair removal. In addition, it does not contain chemical substances and is used warm, it is adapted to all parts of the body, even the most sensitive, and is generally better tolerated by women who do not support hot wax. It also limits the risk of burns, irritations and allergic reactions. Moreover, by pulling the hair out of the root, it slows down its regrowth and prevents the growth of ingrown hairs, which allows to benefit from a soft and healthy skin for a longer time. How, then, can one prepare oriental wax?
The method of preparation of oriental wax:
To do this, you need the following ingredients
- 50 g of sugar or the equivalent of 2 glasses
- ½ glass of water
- The juice of a lemon
In a saucepan, pour the water and the sugar and put on gentle fires, without ceasing to stir, until the mixture begins to caramelize. As soon as its color becomes blonde, take a small drop and pour it on the work surface of your kitchen, after making sure that it is clean and very dry. If your caramel drop gets bulging, easy to handle and does not sink, your wax is almost ready. Add lemon juice, stir and remove from heat. Once warm, take a ball of this mixture, then knead it between your fingers, for a few minutes, adding a few drops of cold water. Continue this way until it becomes supple and hardly sticks to your fingers.
On the area to be epilated, spread out your oriental wax ball in the direction of hair growth, then remove it with a sharp and precise movement. Repeat if necessary until all hairs are removed. As soon as your ball is full of hair, change it, because it would no longer be effective.
In addition to leaving your skin soft and hairless, Oriental wax allows you to lighten your skin, exfoliate and cleanse it. Thus, as applications progress, you will notice that the appearance of your skin is improved and hair growth slows down.
You can rinse the wax residue with lukewarm water, before applying a soothing and moisturizing cream or oil.
Tip to slow hair growth:
This technique of depilation allows to benefit from smooth skin for 2 to 3 weeks, according to the hair of each woman. To further slow the hair growth, you can apply a drop of nutgrass oil to the waxed area. Thus, you will keep your skin smoother for longer. In addition, the nutritive, soothing and healing properties of this oil will allow you to repair your skin, nourish it, hydrate and soften it.