If You're Going to Wax at Home, Read This First

This time of year, when your entire body is hidden under layers of clothing, shelling out your hard-earned cash for a professional wax seems like a waste of money. However, letting your hair run wild doesn’t seem like a very appealing option, either. Enter: the at-home wax. While it’s certainly a more cost-effective solution, the at-home wax is not without drawbacks. Luckily, you can overcome many of the obstacles associated with at-home hair removal if you enter the experience armed with a little know-how.

Keep reading for all of the dos, don’ts, and need-to-know facts of hot wax situations!