Madame Wax Recommends – Outback Organics Gold Wax

Those of you who follow me on either Twitter or Facebook will know that earlier this week, I undertook a little training course to brush up on my male waxing knowledge. The course I took was with Andy Rouillard, who is an all round darling. And he’s not just a pretty face either, because he […]

Madame Wax on the Radio!

This week, I took a tiny step towards fame. No, you wouldn’t have seen me on the red carpet at the Oscars (one step at a time eh?). Yesterday, I was lucky enough to be invited onto the Jason Mohammad programme on BBC Radio Wales to talk about – well, yes you guessed it – […]

Waxing Pet Peeves – Laziness

Why do people go to get waxed? To remove hair obviously! Well, you’d think it was obvious but sometimes I have my doubts. I’ve lost count of the amount of salons I’ve visited where I’ve had a leg or bikini wax, the therapist has finished, I’ve checked and there’s still hair! That’s plain laziness. It’s […]

How to Treat Ingrowing Hairs

This post assumes that you haven’t followed my fabulous advice from last week, you naughty things. Should you find yourself with a pesky ingrowing hair, pop a flannel into some hand-hot water, wring it out and put it on the area to warm and soften it. After a few minutes, exfoliate with a scrub or […]

How to Prevent Ingrowing Hairs

I don’t think I can ever say this enough – EXFOLIATE! Exfoliating is, without doubt, the best way of preventing ingrowing hairs. Exfoliating will get rid of the dead skin that clogs follicles and help to lift individual hairs. But don’t do it too much, as it could aggravate the area. Two to three times […]