Beauty is pain?
It doesn't have to be…
Molly's Wax Shop is a locally-owned waxing boutique located in the Person Street business district of historic Oakwood of Raleigh, specializing in anxiety-free, stressless waxing. From brows to Brazilians, first-timers to seasoned waxing pros, our desire is to create a warm, friendly, and professional environment where any fear of pain or awkwardness is diminished as soon as you walk through the door.
At Molly's Wax Shop, only professional-grade, kinder-to-the-skin hard (stripless) waxes are used, as well as natural, organic healing and soothing skincare, leaving you and your skin feeling refreshed and renewed.
From the blog
Just a quick reminder to get your New Year’s Eve primping and preening in before the official start to 2017! OR even shortly thereafter, what a better way to start the new year than a little self-care:) I know this has been a rough year for many, it’s been crazy actually, and for many [...]
When I opened Molly’s Wax Shop nearly five years ago, I had no idea the popularity that would ensue. So three years after working alone, I hired Arianna and Carly. I was terrified of being a boss, but I knew I needed help. And shortly afterwards, I was no longer terrified. These gals have made [...]
Just wanted to send a quick note about parking. With our busy season starting to be in full bloom (pun intended) here at the Shop, and with our funky little neighborhood of Person Street getting more and more popular, this means we’re seeing lots and lots of people who all need a place to park. [...]
Hey there and Happy November-ing! I hope you all are enjoying the cooler weather (yes!), shorter days (no!), and plentiful cornucopia of gourds (yum butternut!) So a couple of new things here at the Shop: The one thing that all concerned business owners hate to do, but have to do: after nearly four years, the [...]
Greetings and happy September! For most of us that means an end to summer and an end to beach vacations and sitting poolside. Unfortunately to many folks that means an end to bikini waxes – a little extra hair keeps you warm for the winter, right? No!!! Here’s the scoop on why you really should [...]
In the hot hot months of summer, our body sweats - yes, duh, but did you also know that with this sweat, you can lose essential oils that are vital in keeping your skin supple and hydrated? Yes! And that’s where shea butter comes in. Not a petrolatum product which can clog your pores but [...]
So I’ve been hesitant to post any thoughts about this particular issue as I’d like to try and stay positive about women, femininity AND feminism, and the mere mention of the word feminism throws people into fits of epilepsy. But I feel that the topic of bikini/Brazilian waxing – as it relates to feminism – [...]
Well it’s been about one month since we moved into our new digs and we are LOVING it! We’ve enjoyed entirely too many lattes and cinnamon scones at Yellow Dog Bread Company, imbibed in some delicious local brew at The Station, indulged in one or two chicken curried potpies at Piebird, and now my most recent indulgence [...]
After delay after delay, after all the snow and ice, after all the setbacks, we have finally arrived at our beautiful new space. And just in time for spring! We are so thrilled to finally be here: 715 N. Person St. of Raleigh (close to downtown) So excited for you to see it! Google map Coming from Peace [...]