Bikini Waxing vs. Brazilian Waxing
by Tiffany on June 3rd, 2013

We get a lot of questions about Bikini and Brazilian Waxing. I thought it would be good to give you some waxing information before you call in to schedule an appointment for this slightly nerve wrecking appointment :-)
First, we use a low temperature wax that is removed with a cotton strip. This type of wax can be used over the same area in case there is multiple hair growth patterns. It also is the wax that really gets in there and gets the job done.

Second, we wear gloves…it’s not you, it’s us.  No, seriously, gloves are the best way to protect you as well as ourselves. So it’s not that we’re grossed out by what we do, we just care.

Last but not least. Hair grows in different may not all come out with you first trip in. That being said if you have any questions please feel free to ask the service provider.

We have come up with what we think is a comprehensive explanation of Bikini vs. Brazilian waxing and the styles with each type of waxing. For scheduling we break these into two service types Bikini Wax or Brazilian Wax, however, when you come in for a wax you can tell your service provider the "style" of waxing you would like.

Bikini Wax

Regular Bikini Wax:

A Regular Bikini Wax removes the hair outside of your panty line.
When to choose: If it is your first bikini wax, or you are just looking to have no hair show from outside of your panties.

Full Bikini Wax:
A Full Bikini Wax takes the sides of the bikini line deeper than a regular bikini wax. It can also include waxing some hair below the top of the panty line to make a more defined “triangle” area.
When to choose: If you still want to keep hair, but want more definition than clean-up.

Brazilian Waxing

French Brazilian:
A French Brazilian Wax takes all hair off in the front except a small strip. It does not take off any hair from the back.
When to choose: If you want the area basically bare and you do not want any off the back.

A Brazilian Wax takes all hair off in the front except a small strip or triangle and it goes all of the way back (yes to your bum). 
When to choose: This is the perfect option if you wear a thong, or want to be mostly hairless in front and smooth in the back.

Where a Brazilian may leave you with some hair left, a Hollywood removes all of it.  The bottom line, you won’t have any hair from the front to the back or from the left to the right.
When to choose: You would choose this if you want to be a smooth as a babies bum and want absolutely no hair in the front, in-between or in the back. I would not recommend this for a first time Brazilian Wax.

Always remember, you’re in control of your service.  Please tell the service provider your preferences of where and how much hair you want removed or left.  They can adjust the style to make it your own.

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