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How to Prepare for a Waxing Appointment

If you have a waxing appointment coming up soon, there’s no doubt that you want to prepare in the best way you can. By doing just a few simple things, you can make sure you get the very best results (and the smoothest skin) possible. Below, we’re breaking down how to prepare for a waxing session at Tommy’s Wax Center. Examine Your Skin The number one thing you need for waxing is healthy skin. So, be sure to check all of the areas you’re planning to wax to make sure you don’t have any inflammation, cuts, or otherwise broken skin. These problems mean that your skin is too sensitive for waxing right now, so you’ll have to let it heal first. Ordinary beauty marks and…

How to Maintain Your Eyebrow Shape After Waxing

Waxing your brows is one of the quickest, most effective ways to keep them looking fabulous. However, you have to allow sufficient time between appointments to ensure your hair is long enough for removal. But how do you keep your brows under control during this time? The Tommy’s Wax Center team is here to help. Below, we’re breaking down a few simple tips for maintaining flawless brows in between waxing appointments. Let’s take a look! Keep a Visual Record Immediately after your brow waxing appointment, snap a selfie that provides an excellent close-up view of your brows. Because your brows never look better than when they’re freshly waxed, this is the perfect time to create a visual record to use as a guide in between…

What to Look for When Choosing a Waxing Salon

Have you noticed the price of disposable razors lately? It’s no wonder that both men and women have turned to waxing for silky-smooth legs, underarms, and more. Imagine being stubble-free for weeks or even months! Research confirms that American women prefer waxing treatments over all other hair-removal methods. And while at-home waxing kits exist, there are too many ways it can go wrong. Instead, make a point to see a licensed esthetician who has specialized training in safe waxing techniques. But with so many spas offering body waxing as a service, how do you choose the best one for you? Below, we’re breaking down what to look for when choosing a professional waxing salon. 1. Stellar Reviews One of the best ways to determine the quality…

Both Men and Women Are Welcome at Tommy’s Wax Center

Historically, it's been women who have made waxing and grooming a priority. For centuries, women have been removing hair in order to improve their appearance and to prepare themselves for encounters with men. Today, however, equality is on the rise and men are taking more interest than ever before in grooming and personal maintenance. At Tommy's Wax Center, everyone is welcome, and we encourage both women and men to indulge in our waxing services. We have recently expanded our list of services to meet the needs of all of our clients. We also have incorporated more lotions and oils into our waxing center so that we can best prepare all types of skin. We use the best products possible for each individual client, focusing on...

Self-Care for Your Newly Waxed Area

Whether you have your eyebrows routinely waxed or you are having a bikini wax treatment for the first time, you will need to know how to care for your skin after waxing. The skin can be left swollen, red, and raw in the moments immediately following the wax. However, with the right after-care regimen, this will subside quickly. Rather than dealing with the uncomfortable aftermath of waxing, make self-care a priority and enjoy the results sooner. These tips will help you care for your newly waxed area: Prepare Your Skin for a Waxing Treatment Sometimes, the best thing you can do for your skin is to actually prepare it for the waxing treatment rather than begin to care for the inflamed skin after the fact. Most…

Summertime Isn’t the Only Time for a Professional Bikini Wax

When bathing suit season is in full swing, a bikini wax is likely a priority for you. For many, bikini waxing becomes a pivotal part of their grooming routine during the summer season, but then they quit coming to those regular appointments in the fall and winter. However, it’s important to remember that bikini waxes are not only beneficial in the sunshine-filled days of June or the beachfront days in July. Bikini waxing should remain a part of your beauty regimen throughout the entire year. Here’s the top reasons why you should keep going in for those bikini wax treatments in the fall and winter months: It Allows You to Feel Comfortable and Confident There’s nothing like a bikini wax to get you ready for…

Sideburn Waxing Can Change Your Life

If our title seems over the top, that’s only because we are enthusiastic about our profession! Today, we’re calling all clean-cut types in the CT area! Do you love a clean and smooth face? If you fall into this category and you’re here in Connecticut, you need never ask yourself “where can I find sideburn waxing near me?” Your nearest full-service Tommy’s Wax Center is likely just down the street. We specialize in quick and gentle waxing techniques for all body wax needs, including sideburn waxing on females and males. Sideburn Waxing for Women Yes, you read that right. Sideburn waxing on females IS a thing! Even though women might not call the fine facial hair in front of the ears “sideburns,” we get lots of female clients interested in this service. Many…

Stop Your Search for “Waxing Near Me” and Visit Tommy’s Wax Center in CT

When you are in need of a wax, whether for your bikini line, your eyebrows, or something else, chances are you pull out your phone and ask Siri or type into Google “waxing near me”. We get it. While you want a quality wax salon, you also want somewhere that is conveniently located. At Tommy’s Wax Center, you don’t have to choose between quality and convenience: you get both. Here are just some of the reasons why you can finally stop your search for “waxing salons near me” and come to Tommy’s Wax Center. We Only Hire Certified Techs Did you realize that Connecticut law does not require waxing technicians to be certified? That is just crazy to us. After all, the process takes meticulous…

Take It OFF the Chin, With a Chin Wax. The Secret to a Fresh Face.

Let’s face it — tweezing is tedious, and daily shaving is time consuming (for men) and unappealing (for women). That’s why so many women and men prefer waxing for chin hair removal. Chin waxing provides smooth facial skin for the long term, with a simple, quick — and conveniently infrequent — visit to the chin wax experts here in CT. Chin waxing saves you time and avoids the extended discomfort involved with daily shaving or the frustration of plucking of those annoying chin hairs. Don’t just “put up with” unwanted chin hair. With professional chin waxing at our local salons, a few-seconds-long chin wax treatment keeps you hair free for a month or more. Why Women Choose Chin Waxing in Connecticut Women often request chin waxing when they want to…

Gentle, Effective Underarm Waxing Near YOU? — It IS Possible, at Tommy’s Wax Salon in CT

Do you ever find yourself wondering, “Where can I get underarm waxing near me?” Today we’ll answer that question! At Tommy’s Waxing Centers all over CT, we do underarm waxing, with the longest-lasting results (and least discomfort) of any salon you’ve ever tried. How does our underarm waxing salon achieve these stellar results? Our tactics are simple: we hire only the top professionals in the waxing profession. To ensure that we offer the best underarm waxing experience, our skilled Connecticut waxing aestheticians are focused on your comfort, as well as your underarm beautification. Why Try Underarm Waxing? Men and women all across Connecticut trust Tommy’s Wax Centers for expert underarm waxing. If you haven’t yet indulged in the luxury (and smooth skin effects) of an underarm wax at one of our local Tommy’s…

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