Here, how to smooth things out safely—at home
New, improved technology allows women with dark hair on their bodies to safely eliminate that unwanted fuzz with an at-home laser.
Because hair on limbs decreases with age, less aggressive modes of removal, such as an in-shower depilatory, are useful options.
Strip-free kits keep things simple for at-home waxers. How they work: Wax hardens on the skin, and then you pull it off, along with unwanted hair.
To erase face hair (a side effect of aging), you may like the efficiency of a facial depilatory, $21, olay.com.
Got skin that’s becoming increasingly sensitive? Choose a razor with three or more blades; it will give you a close, chafe-free shave.
If regular waxing inflames your skin, a sugar-based remover may be your solution. It sticks to skin less than wax does, reducing the risk of irritation.
Want MORE fashion and beauty articles like this? Click here to sign up for our weekly newsletter!
Click here for anti-aging skin myths and tips
First Published Thu, 2012-04-05 09:28
Find this story at: