Requesting clients to be fully vaccinated and masked at this time – thank you!

Molly’s back! Well, in June . . . but still!

OMG OMG OMG I can’t believe it!   I am so happy to be coming back to the Wax Shop June 16th!   And I invite you all to book now to reserve your spots with me for the summer. At the moment, Arianna is only pre-booking and accepting appointments up to four weeks out, [...]

One of THE best waxing articles ever.

Especially when it seems like everyone wonders, “Why in the hell would you do that?” Well, here ya go…   https://www.thecut.com/2018/11/when-you-get-waxed-for-yourself.html

Waxing is not just for bikini season!

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 [...]

Waxing and Feminism – it’s okay!

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 – [...]

Are you ready to show off YOUR pumpkin?

Ohhh scary!! No, not all the ghosts and goblins – your hair! Look at it! How do you expect to show off your sexy vampire TRICKS with that? And those brows?? Unless your costume has anything to do with Frida Kahlo, you better watch that wicked unibrow! Come in and get shaped up. The kids [...]

Yes, waxing hurts. So let’s talk about pain tolerance…

Waxing is not without its risks, nor without its pain. Your hair is being forcibly removed from your skin – this hurts. But you get used to it, and it’s always worse the first time. Why? Because that hair follicle’s root bulb is extremely thick, built up with years and years of amino acids, protein, and keratin. [...]

Consistency, Consistency, Consistency

Hello and happy June! I hope everyone has been enjoying the summer and surviving the near one-thousand degree days we’ve been having. Ok, it’s not been that bad, actually, and I’m sure we’ll be complaining soon enough about how cold it is, but for the moment, my whining seems to help me feel better! At [...]

To loofah or not to loofah?

To loofah or not to loofah? Well… “Bacterium is attracted to moisture and loves to grow in the nook and crannies of a loofah,” say several doctors and other smart people. So there’s that. Personally I think I’ll stick with my sugar scrub in my hands to do the exfoliating for me… For more gross [...]

Tea tree for what ails you.

Tea tree oil has long been known for its natural antiseptic properties in fighting off those pesky bacteria which cause infection and irritation. But did you know it is also a wonderful astringent as well? As an astringent, tea tree oil helps to absorb excess bad oils and moisture in your skin, and tightens the [...]