Sugaring hair removal, an ancient middle-eastern practice uses an all natural paste or gel made from food-derived ingredients like sugar, water, and lemon juice to remove the hair follicle from the root. The results can last up to six weeks and is gentle enough for facial hair and upper lip hair removal.
While there are many recipes, only natural ingredients are using real sugaring hair removal recipe. It’s also been called sugar waxing, although not a correct term, because it’s done very similar to waxing.
How Does Sugaring Hair Work?
The two types of sugaring, using the paste and strip are performed differently. Here’s how:
The paste. Considered the traditional technique, a warmed thick mixture is applied first in the opposite direction of hair growth and then in the direction of hair growth using the hands. It’s then flicked off in the in the direction of hair growth
The strip performed similarly to waxing, the sugar is applied in the direction of hair growth and removed in the opposite direction
We have been sugaring hair for over 20 years and we where one of the first to hand Sugaring hair removal in London. If you find waxing too painful or your skin reacts to much then it is worth to try sugaring you will not be disappointed.