Sugar vs Waxing

Sugaring VS waxing

Sugaring works in a similar way to waxing, it is a natural, less painful and less irritating form of hair removal.

At Face It we have been sugaring for over 25 years. Being one of the first to offer the Sugar in London .
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The differences between LED and IPL skin treatments

When looking at resolving skin concerns you may find yourself looking at LED light therapy and IPL skin rejuvenation treatments. These are popular as they are both proven to be effective in drastically improving your skin’s appearance. Although they both offer a ‘photofacial’, there are subtle differences between the two. So what does each different treatment do for the skin? Continue reading

The Face It Interview: an IPL client 10 years after treatment.

Being from an Asian background, I was blessed with long, thick, dark hair. Every girls dream! However I was unfortunately (blessed?) with thick hair across my face and body. I had previously tried every form of hair removal to deal with it: waxing, shaving, depilatory creams, threading and bleaching!

I suffered from polycystic ovaries which I was told contributed to the hair growth and I’m IPL treated Hair Free legs sure all the interfering I did, couldn’t have helped. Being hairy at a young age really knocked my confidence, going on holiday and wearing a bikini was not an option. I would be hair free for all of 24 hours before regrowth kicked in and I would have to tackle the hairs all over again. I had read about Lasers and IPL, but had my reservations. I had my first IPL appointment in 2003 at Face It and was hooked.  It changed my life. 10 years and 2 children later and I am still hair free!

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Does IPL hair removal work?

Many people will have asked this question when wondering if they should get IPL hair removal treatments or laser hair removal . 

Specifically, does it really work and when can I expect to see results? After all, there are so many different machines and treatments on the market; how can you determine which ones have the highest success rate?

Here we will highlight how IPL removes your unwanted hair and what you can expect from a course, before determining how successful it can be for you.

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Sugaring hair

Sugaring hair waxingSugaring 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. Continue reading