The Pluck-a-phobe's Guide to Eyebrow Shaping

DI Why?

There are plenty of home waxing kits out there, but it's definitely not for the faint of heart. If you're hesitant to tweeze on your own, you probably won't want to rip hot wax strips off your face. That said, it is a cheaper option than the salon (maybe about $10 per treatment), so here are a couple of tips if you want to be brave.

  • The waxing kits with pretreated wax strips are easier to use than the ones with microwaveable containers of wax.
  • Apply the wax or strips in the direction your hair grows and rip it off -- quickly! -- in the opposite direction.

You might not have heard of the next technique on our list, but it could be right up your alley.