Hair removal especially by waxing has become the most sought after thing mostly for women. Waxing is however, extremely painful although women have learnt to withstand the pain of waxing. They dismiss it and even compare this to cramping. Chocolate wax is now frequently used in hair removal treatment. Chocolate wax constitutes natural nutrients that are tender to the skin. They include: cocoa the principle constituent, almond oils, glycerin, sunflower oil, soya bean oil and vitamins.
It is thus in every ones’ interest to learn how to make chocolate wax hair removal as it has an outstanding record not only in performance, but also in the fact that the hair removal procedure is less painful compared to normal waxing.
Benefits of Chocolate Waxing:
- This new variety of waxing significantly reduces the pain associated with waxing. The constituting elements of this wax are the reason to this. They soothe the skin causing the pores to relax and enlarge in a bid to make the hair removal process much easier.
- Unlike other waxing methods, the wax is not hot. It is instead, warm and makes the hair removal process feel like a body pack placed on one’s skin thus making the waxing a less painful procedure.
- In the case where waxing is not done properly, then this may cause one to have ingrown hairs, Chocolate waxing however takes care of this, by effecting a clean growth.
The chocolate Wax Making Process
For one to learn how to make chocolate wax hair removal, then he or she will require chocolate or cocoa powder, sugar, lemon juice and water. Additional ingredients include Almond oils, honey, sunflower oils, soya oil and glycerin. These additional ingredients are however not a MUST HAVE. This means one can do without them. The honey can be used in place of the sugar so one can go with any one of them.
The next stage after gathering all the required is to mix together the ingredients in a saucepan or any other container and bring them to a simmer. Microwave heating is not recommended as some portions may become hotter than others. The best way for reheating the remaining wax is to put in a plastic container and then place it in hot water. This way it becomes only warm enough to use and too hot to burn the skin.
The simmering has to go on until the whole mixture becomes thick. After this, one cools the mixture and if the wax is too thick for one to spread on their legs or arms, then they can reheat it again. Due to the mixture, then one can easily wash it off.
Chocolate wax is thus not an exorbitant affair that is only available in luxurious spas. Chocolate waxing may not be available in one’s local spas but once you have gained the know-how on how to make chocolate wax hair removal, then waxing becomes cheaper and one can wax at the comfort of their own home.
When applying this home-made chocolate wax for hair removal purposes, one will need to follow a certain procedure to attain the satisfactory results. First, one will need to apply talcum powder over the particular area of interest. Then one needs to apply the wax in the hair growth direction this is done to ensure complete and even hair removal. Chocolate wax is not applied hot but warm and it is thus in one’s interest to not overheat the wax thinking it will work best hot. Finally use cotton patches or swabs and pull against the hair growth direction for good results.