Do you want to learn how to make a homemade wax to remove body hair? We give you the recipe for a depilatory wax, totally natural, that respects the skin and even makes it much softer. A waxing wax based on sugar and honey that can be used to shave all parts of the body!
Sugar and honey depilatory wax recipe
The ingredients of sugar and honey wax
Waxing with sugar wax is a guarantee of fast and effective hair removal without burning yourself. In addition, we avoid subcutaneous hair . But like any beauty recipe, you need certain ingredients, here’s the (short) list. Hop hop hop, come on!
- 2 cups icing sugar
- 1 half glass of water
- juice of half a lemon
- 2 tablespoons of honey
How to make
- Pour the sugar into a pan, then the water gradually, over low heat, until the mixture is thick and has a beautiful golden color.
- When it is golden brown, pour a drop of this caramel on a flat surface. If it is rounded and you can take it between your fingers and knead it, it means that the caramel has reached the right temperature.
- If you like the consistency, add the juice of half a lemon to the mixture, always on low heat. And that for ten minutes.
- Finally, add the 2 tablespoons of honey and let it warm up. Two minutes is more than enough.
Once the recipe is finished, let this creamy mass cool down, but do not cool too much so that it does not harden. When it is very hot, knead to give it enough elasticity before applying it. The wax must be malleable enough to work between your fingers.
How to use sugar wax?
To do this, just make a ball in your hand, to work it, since it looks soft, apply to the area to be shaved, pressing a little to promote adhesion. Make a strip and pull against the texture with a strong pull.
The same dose of paste is used several times without concern. Note that sugar wax is used on all parts of the body.
The sugar wax keeps very well in an airtight jar. Before each use, just reheat it for a few minutes in a water bath, or a few seconds in the microwave, taking care not to burn yourself. At the end of each of your waxing sessions with sugar wax or any other method, consider applying a post-waxing treatment, this will allow you to soothe your skin and avoid possible irritations.
Sugar wax benefits
The lemon that goes into its composition is an excellent exfoliator. It acts on the pores, with its antiseptic qualities and helps to maintain the pH balance of the skin. Rejuvenates the skin.
Honey is an excellent healing agent; so it must be mixed with the wax sugar, which has soothing properties. Combine honey and lemon and you have your new beauty ally !
And that’s it, you have successfully completed your sugar wax recipe , simple, fast and effective. And know that this wax is very easy to clean, as it melts on contact with water. A simple and voila bath!