Summer Ready with Easy Waxing Kits!

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I’ve been shaving and waxing my body hair for a long time and I’m here say right off the bat that It’s okay to have hair! It’s not a “BAD” thing. I should of listened to my mother when I was 12 years old, she told me “Don’t start shaving”.  I wish they taught these things at school to be honest. Back then they didn’t teach about puberty and hair growth until grade seven and I feel it should start at grade five. Well that’s when things started to change for me.  So when I was participating in gymnastics one girl said “You’ve got hair on your legs”.  It was never a problem until that one girl pointed it out and I felt really bad. So I started shaving and never stopped shaving until I started waxing when I was in my twenties. I was introduced to waxing from a close friend. Thank goodness because at least I didn’t have to shave for three weeks but it can get expensive.

When I started waxing It was bitter sweet with the process because it hurts but the results last longer. I  only wax in the summer because in the winter I don’t show my legs as much unless there’s a party to go to and I have to wear a dress. That being said I like to have smooth skin and prefer not to have hair on my body. It irritates me. I don’t know why I just don’t like it on me. So I use to go to a lady to get waxed but I moved from that location and I haven’t been back to her for 4 years. It’s the only lady I go to and I feel really comfortable with. That being said I haven’t been able to go back for a while so I started shaving my legs again. Annoying really because my skin gets itchy and then I look like a cat has used my legs for a scratching post. I’m rambling. Let me get back to the topic.

I have some dark facial hair on the upper lip and on the chin and as I get older I’m finding more which is annoying to me. For my upper lip I use a hair removal cream.  I also use a hair remover machine on my arms. It hurts a little and I get red bumps but the bumps go away after a day. It’s hard being a girl! I’ve never tried laser hair removal. I wonder if the hair grows back? Please let me know in the comments. I’ve had electrolyses done on my upper lip and chin and it hurts so so much! I don’t recommend it at all!

So I kindly received  SWEETEASE FACE WAXING KIT & PARISSA BROW SHAPER for review purposes. I was worried about receiving the waxing kits because I’ve never waxed my own hair before.  I accepted the review challenge. Yes I call it challenge because lets face it, when it comes to pulling out your own hair its a challenge! For those of you who don’t wax its like pulling a band aid off the skin with the hair still attached to it! OUCH!

So I received the PARISSA BROW KIT and the kit comes with the instructions, the waxing strips and the after oil.

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Brows are SO hot right now and our ready-to use Brow Shapers make DIY eyebrows a breeze. Parissa Brow Shapers are pre-lined with our gentle formula cream was-perfect for those delicate areas around the eye. But don’t stop there! These little beauties are also perfect for fingers and toes during flip-flop season. Perfectly sized to snug right up under your brow for the perfect arch-nothing makes brow shaping easier or faster. Parissa Brow Shaper is a complete kit with everything you need for salon-style brows (without the salon price tag!) including 32 mini wax strips, one vial of soothing Azulene Oil Aftercare and easy to follow instruction. That’s enough for 5 complete treatments-less that $2/treatment.

Available at Shoppers Drugmart $10

-parissa 

I followed the instructions and cut one strip. I then opened it slowly like a butterfly. Each piece I cut off has two strips. One for each eyebrow.

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I really don’t like to make my eyebrows thinner. I’m actually trying to grow them in as much as possible but I just like to clean up the area around the eyebrow so I used the strips for this reason.

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I applied the strip underneath the eyebrow.  I then held and  pulled back my skin at the temple area. I then pulled the little strip off really quickly. It was super easy! I actually really enjoyed doing it! I then applied the lovely oil to soothe the area. 4412

I’m very impressed by this kit and feel it is super easy to use. I didn’t put the strips close to my eyebrows because I’m trying to grow them out.  I wanted just to clean them up a bit and these work fantastic! Have you ever used parissa before?


 I also received SWEETEASE face waxing kit.

This retails for $5.99

Website is

sweeteasegirls.com

I saw these at Walmart the other day. You can check them out there.

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I don’t usually wax my face but I remove hair on my chin and upper lip so I thought I would use it for these two areas. I don’t have photos to show you but I’m here to share my experience with you and how I feel about this kit.

“These little strips are perfectly sized for the job and preloaded with gentle cream-wax that will take care of facial hair and sensitive skin. No Stress. No Redness. No problem. Just smooth kissable skin!. Price $5.99”

The kit comes with 16 strips, instructions and two after wax wipes.

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The Directions are

Peel Strips apart, by warming strip in your hands

Press the strips onto any unwanted hair

Pull the strip off quickly. speed counts!

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These were easy to use. The strips didn’t remove all the hair. I had to go in with tweezers afterwards. I really love the after wax wipe. The scent is amazing and they work nicely on the skin.  Overall the kit is really good and I would buy it. It gets rid of the majority of unwanted hair and I will definitely be using the rest of the strips this summer.


Have you tried the PERSIAN COLD WAX? I totally want to try it.

Let me know if you’ve used it.

Familiar to generations of Eastern women, this timeless waxing recipe is a renowned gold standard in hair removal. The authentic formula combines simple, all natural ingredients perfect for women in search of extraordinarily smooth, hair-free skin from head-to-toe. Persian Cold Wax is strong enough to remove even the toughest hair, yet gentle enough to use anywhere on the body, even on your most sensitive skin. The centuries-old recipe is a sugar-based hair removal paste that lifts hair from the root, keeping skin smooth for weeks while simultaneously slowing regrowth. The water-soluble formula rinses away easily with warm water, leaving no residue behind.  The KIT CONTAINS 240ml (8fl oz) Cold Wax, 30 non-woven fabric strips, wooden spatulas, easy-to-follow instructions. The Ingredients are Sucrose, aqua, citric acid. Available Nationwide for $15


My overall thoughts

What I like about wax strips is that they are easy to use and the hair remains off longer then shaving or hair removal cream. I’m very happy with both waxing kits. I do recommend them because they are easy to use and they work. The instructions are simple to read and follow.

Have you used these hair removal kits before? If so, I would love to hear your thoughts about them. I would also like to hear about how you manage and remove your hair. Usually if I were to go on vacation I get a full body wax. Yes it hurts and I take advil before the waxing but then I’m left with no hair for 3 weeks and my hair grows back thinner. When I shave the hair grows back faster and thicker. So I prefer waxing to be honest. I also get rashes when I shave. Not a fun thing but I have to shave for now until I make time to go to the lady that use to wax me. Until then I’ll be using a shaver for my legs, a hair removal machine for my arms and these waxing kits for the eyebrows and upper lip/chin.


INFO

SWEETEASE WAXING KITS
– Bikini Waxing Kit, $5.99
– Face Waxing Kit, $5.99

– Leg Waxing Kit, $6.99
– Available at Walmart and Loblaws


PERSIAN COLD WAX
– Washable Hair Remover for face, legs and body
– Sensitive Skin Formula

– Sugar-based traditional Persian recipe hair removal paste that lifts hair from the root and keeps skin smooth for weeks

– Retails for $15 and is available at Shoppers Drug Mart

PARISSA BROW SHAPER MINI WAX STRIPES
– Perfect for delicate areas around the eye s
– Kit includes 32 mini stripes, Azulene Oil Aftercare and easy to use photo instructions

– Retails for $10 and is available at Shoppers Drug Mart 


These two waxing kits are Bestdayblogger approved!

*PR Samples. Not an AD. Not Sponsored. All opinions expressed are all honest and true.

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Hello my name is Maria and I'm very passionate about blogging and photography. I'm a full time blogger and really enjoy blogging about things that I love. I'm passionate about the Arts and I love to showcase my artistic flare through my writing, photography and written articles.

8 thoughts on “Summer Ready with Easy Waxing Kits!

    1. Thanks so much Joy! I’m glad I tried them because now I can do them my self and it helps because the hair growth doesn’t come back in right away which saves me time as a busy mommy. 🙂 Thanks so much for your support and your wonderful comments. I appreciate it a lot. Have a beautiful day!

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