Is getting a Brazilian wax awkward?

So for all of you who are wondering if getting a Brazilian wax is awkward, the answer is no, not really. If you’ve ever gone to the gynecologist, you’re more than familiar with how it feels to show your “lady parts” to a stranger.

Do you wear anything during a Brazilian wax?

You don’t need to remove your pants During the pre-wax, many people fear waxing at their bikini line because they don’t want to be naked and expose their pubic hair. However, you don’t have to remove your panties. … Just be sure to wear comfortable underwear and not your lacy panties.

Should I be embarrassed to get waxed?

It’s understandable that there will be a little embarrassment, especially for a first-timer as you may feel slightly uncomfortable being so exposed. Rest assured, our therapists have seen it all and, like a doctor or nurse, it’s their job.

Are you naked in Brazilian wax?

Before your wax, you will have to strip off your pants and underwear. Some places offer disposable underwear for simple bikini waxes, but if you are having more hair removed than just on the sides, you will likely be completely naked below the waist.

Why you shouldn’t get a Brazilian wax?

Irritation, inflammation and infection can occur, and if you have a lowered immune system, Brazilian waxing could actually be dangerous (more on that later). … “Irritation from the procedure can lead to itching, which can lead to scratching and inflammation, which can lead to infection.”

How can I make my Brazilian wax less awkward?

Here are seven tips I found helpful when taking on this new grooming treatment:
  1. Wear comfortable clothes to your appointment. …
  2. Hit up happy hour beforehand. …
  3. You’re going to feel uncomfortable. …
  4. It will hurt, and you will sweat. …
  5. The worst part is not what you think. …
  6. You’ll leave mystified. …
  7. For overall happiness, YMMV.

What should I expect for my first Brazilian wax?

The waxing starts in the front and moves toward the back. You may be asked to help hold areas on the body that the wax pro cannot reach. Be sure to let your waxer know if you want a landing strip or everything off. When the wax has cooled, she will pull the strip off, in the opposite direction of your hair growth.

How do you prepare for a Brazilian wax?

Brazilian wax prep
  1. Trim: Hair should be between one-quarter and three-quarters of an inch long for the wax to do its job. …
  2. Scrub: Exfoliating the area before a wax can prevent ingrown hairs.
  3. Prevent pain: Take ibuprofen or acetaminophen about a half hour before your appointment.