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NATURAL HAIR REMOVAL | SUGAR WAX: what it is + ingredients,supplies,directions to make your own!

posted in Beauty > Hair
08/10/2016
  • "SUGARING" | You can literally wax anything on your body with the following method. Use these tips for a perfect result. Using a mirror, you can definitely do your own Brazilian! 
    "SUGARING" | You can literally wax anything on your body with the following method. Use these tips for a perfect result. Using a mirror, you can definitely do your own Brazilian
  • SUGAR WAX | What is it?

Sugar Waxing has been around for ages & all it takes to make it is white sugar, water, and lemon juice. You don’t even need to use waxing strips/sticks to wax but they can be helpful at times. Sugar waxing is much cheaper than buying hair removal wax at the store.
    SUGAR WAX | What is it?

    Sugar Waxing has been around for ages & all it takes to make it is white sugar, water, and lemon juice. You don’t even need to use waxing strips/sticks to wax but they can be helpful at times. Sugar waxing is much cheaper than buying hair removal wax at the store.
  • SUGAR WAX | What is it? It is also extremely easy to clean up; the wax dissolves in water (quicker with warm water).  Fear not with sugar wax, you can actually wash it off pain free! Another benefit of sugar waxing, especially for those with sensitive skin, is it doesn’t rip the skin off! 
    SUGAR WAX | What is it? It is also extremely easy to clean up; the wax dissolves in water (quicker with warm water).  Fear not with sugar wax, you can actually wash it off pain free! Another benefit of sugar waxing, especially for those with sensitive skin, is it doesn’t rip the skin off! 
  • SUGAR WAX | Supplies

📌medium sized cooking pot
📌stainless steel bowl
📌several strips of cloth (about 6″ wide and 12″ long)
    SUGAR WAX | Supplies

    📌medium sized cooking pot
    📌stainless steel bowl
    📌several strips of cloth (about 6″ wide and 12″ long)
  • DIRECTIONS | 1️⃣ Pour all ingredients- sugar, water, lemon juice- in a pan 2️⃣ Stir & bring to a boil.  3️⃣ Once it's boiling/bubbling reduce heat to medium, continuously stir. 

You want it to lightly produce bubbles but if it starts bubbling up like Step 2️⃣ lower the heat a bit & stir. 
    DIRECTIONS | 1️⃣ Pour all ingredients- sugar, water, lemon juice- in a pan 2️⃣ Stir & bring to a boil.  3️⃣ Once it's boiling/bubbling reduce heat to medium, continuously stir. 

    You want it to lightly produce bubbles but if it starts bubbling up like Step 2️⃣ lower the heat a bit & stir. 

  • DIRECTIONS |  4️⃣ Cook until wax is a medium golden brown (takes 5-10 minutes) 5️⃣Remove from heat & allow it to sit for 5mins (6️⃣ Meanwhile take a spoonful of wax & put it in the fridge, wait until it has cooled & check consistency. NOTE: if it's still too runny return to heat for couple mins. 
    DIRECTIONS |  4️⃣ Cook until wax is a medium golden brown (takes 5-10 minutes) 5️⃣Remove from heat & allow it to sit for 5mins (6️⃣ Meanwhile take a spoonful of wax & put it in the fridge, wait until it has cooled & check consistency. NOTE: if it's still too runny return to heat for couple mins. 
  • DIRECTIONS |  7️⃣Once you reach correct consistency remove from heat &  pour it into a bowl to cool for about 30 mins. 

NOTE: once cooled, the mixture should be thicker than honey & you should be able to roll it around in your hand. 
    DIRECTIONS |  7️⃣Once you reach correct consistency remove from heat &  pour it into a bowl to cool for about 30 mins. 

    NOTE: once cooled, the mixture should be thicker than honey & you should be able to roll it around in your hand. 

  • APPLICATION | USING HANDS Press the ball onto the area you're waxing; using your hand (or popsicle stick) smooth out & flatten the wax over the area until the wax is about 1/4″ thick. 

Now, take a breath & pull! You should be able to pull wax off with your fingers if you are not using a waxing stri
    APPLICATION | USING HANDS Press the ball onto the area you're waxing; using your hand (or popsicle stick) smooth out & flatten the wax over the area until the wax is about 1/4″ thick. 

    Now, take a breath & pull! You should be able to pull wax off with your fingers if you are not using a waxing strip.

  • APPLICATION | You can reroll the same wax you just used & apply again or you can start a new one. *I usually re-use the same one until it's not pulling as well. 
(If you do use the waxing sheets you wont be able to reuse the wax)

    APPLICATION | You can reroll the same wax you just used & apply again or you can start a new one. *I usually re-use the same one until it's not pulling as well. 

    (If you do use the waxing sheets you wont be able to reuse the wax)


  • TIPS | For moist areas, such as underarms, apply a small amount of baby powder to absorb the moisture prior to waxing, but you can do this on any area (don't forget to CHECK OUT MY BABY POWDER RECIPE TIP!) 

NOTE: it is also very soothing when you apply it to the areas after waxing.
    TIPS | For moist areas, such as underarms, apply a small amount of baby powder to absorb the moisture prior to waxing, but you can do this on any area (don't forget to CHECK OUT MY BABY POWDER RECIPE TIP!) 

    NOTE: it is also very soothing when you apply it to the areas after waxing.
  • TIPS | Continued For more tender areas like underarms or if you are waxing bikini line it helps to pull the skin and then apply the wax.

ALSO To ease pain apply pressure with your hands to just waxed area
AND if you do need to remove the wax just run it under warm-hot water until it dissolves
    TIPS | Continued For more tender areas like underarms or if you are waxing bikini line it helps to pull the skin and then apply the wax.

    ALSO To ease pain apply pressure with your hands to just waxed area

    AND if you do need to remove the wax just run it under warm-hot water until it dissolves

  • It's reusable: stick the leftover portion in a ziplock or jar & put it in the fridge. 10secs in microwave (make sure whatever you put it in is microwaveable!) when you want to use it later.

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