Smooth Operator: 4 Waxing Routines For The Leg Up (Pg. 3)
LEGS → Despite Mo’Nique’s preference, hairy legs are better left to critters. Once hair has grown out to a quarter of an inch, chuck the razors and opt for a hard wax that comes strip-free with tea tree oil to prevent irritation. Pop an ibuprofen 30-minutes beforehand to fight the sting, but don’t exfoliate— it lifts skin. Always wax small areas at a time, pulling opposite hair growth to ensure stems look their best in shorts and skirts.