Brazilian Wax – what it is and what to expect

Brazilian wax
Brazilian wax also called LA bikini or XXX consists in removing the pubic hair from your genital areas. It can be all hair off or you can leave a landing strip at the front. It was introduced in New York in 1994 by the J Sisters who originated from Brazil. In Brazil the bikinis are so small that waxing the area is a necessity. Your first Brazilian wax can be very daunting. You'll be baring it all to a total stranger and to top it all, it may be painful too. Preparing for your Brazilian wax...
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Difference between Laser and IPL Hair Removal

Difference between Laser and IPL hair removal
I must confess that because of my personal experience I'm a firm IPL hair removal advocate. I think both Lasers and IPLs do an equally great job at hair removal, however I love IPL machines for their flexibility and adaptability. I love the fact that because they use a broad spectrum wavelength (more about that later), even with a hair removal filter in place, you are getting other small benefits for your skin. I'll tell you my story: I started shaving when I was 13. I was staying over...
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Why Choose Permanent Hair Removal?

Laser Permanent hair removal
At Skin Nexus Melbourne we specialise in  IPL / Laser Permanent Hair Removal. Our state-of-the-art machines at our Glen Waverley Clinic use ELOS technology which combines Intense Pulsed Light with Radio Frequency to give you the best results with very little or no pain at all. Think of the freedom of wearing skirts and swimsuits at a minute's notice without having to worry about unsightly hairs on your legs and underarms, or on your back if you are a man. Most people think that laser perma...
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Dark Skin and Laser Hair Removal – Dec 14 Newsletter

Laser Hair Removal for Dark Skin
I have dark skin, can I get permanent hair reduction? It used to be the case that people with dark skin were not able to do laser or IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) permanent hair removal. This is no longer true. There is a new technology called elōs that combines the power of light (laser and IPL) with RF (Radio Frequency). These two energy sources when used in unison are able to treat most skin and hair colours. How does elōs hair removal work? With IPL and Laser the light is attracted...
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Sugaring hair removal…the new Waxing – Nov 14 Newsletter

Sugar Waxing Hair Removal
Sugaring ... The New Waxing Sugaring hair removal is almost as old as civilisation itself. The ancient Egyptians and Romans used to remove their body hair by using a paste made of sugar. For some unknown reason the practice was almost lost in the middle ages, and it is just now that we are rediscovering the advantages of Sugaring. What is Sugaring hair removal? Sugaring or Sugar Waxing is a form of epilation very similar to waxing, however there are some major differences that m...
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