Wax Facts

Wax Where

From legs and toes to arms and nose anywhere can be waxed! Velvet Patch operates from a private residential practice in Ruddington, South Notts. See bookings page for further details.

Wax Why

Clients wax for a variety of reasons from improved feel, sensitivity and appearance, to sports, hygiene and healing benefits.

Wax How

Waxing involves applying a coat of warm wax on the skin which is then removed, taking the hair with it. Waxing has been around for centuries but rest assured waxing products have come a long way since the ancient use of sugar and lemon juice and new techniques are now used to minimise discomfort.

Wax Appeal

In order to get the maximum benefits from waxing and enable maximum hair-free periods, clients do need to persevere and remain wax loyal – it promises to be worth it!

Wax Off

All clients will undergo a consultation on their first visit to ensure potential contra-indications are identified and appropriately acted on. There are however certain situations/scenarios where waxing will not be able to take place

Wax Appeal

In order to get the maximum benefits from waxing and enable maximum hair-free periods, clients do need to persevere and remain wax loyal – it promises to be worth it!

Wax Know

All clients react differently to waxing depending on skin type and pain threshold. 
Pesky hormones also play their part too – time of the month can contribute to increased sensitivity and lowering estrogen levels as we age can make skin thin and fragile “downstairs”, particularly for peri/menopausal woman.