How to make cold wax at home?
Before you schedule to your next waxing appointment, you can remove your hairs easily at home with a DIY treatment. In fact, when using cold wax, you are removing hairs directly from its roots, in spite of snapping it off with razor or depilatory from its surface. In conclusion, after waxing the hairs grow back thinner and slower, your skin feels smoother.
Things you will need
• 2 cups sugar
• 2.5 cups water
• Saucepan with Lid
• ¼ cup lemon juice
• ¼ cup mustard oil or olive oil
• 1 tbsp. glycerine
How to make wax?
Make a heavy sugar syrup, by pouring 2 cups of sugar into 2 cups of water. Heat the solution in a saucepan on the cooktop. Cook the mixture on low flame until it becomes transparent and boils it for 60 seconds.
Remove the syrup from heat and let the mixture cool for some time.
Add ¼ cup lemon juice to the saucepan and stir it well.
Add ¼ cup of olive oil/ mustard oil and stir.
Add ½ cup of water into the solution and stir.
Heat the mixture on the cooktop over medium flame for 45 minutes. When the mixture turns brown, remove the pan from the flame.
Stir in 1 tablespoon of glycerine and let the solution cool in the refrigerator. Make sure you don’t forget to put a lid on the pan to keep the ingredients from drying out.