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Best Places For Waxing In New York City

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In New York City, staying well groomed is as important as keeping up with being on trend with fashion. Along with well-coifed hair, flawlessly applied make-up and perfectly manicured nails, waxing the body is an integral component to being ready to look one's best in a New York minute. Salons specializing in waxing make hair removal for both men and women a comfortable task. The best places for waxing in New York specialize in expertly removing hair and keeping one smooth and fashion-forward ready.

Dolma Waxing
134 W. 26th St., Suite 903
New York, NY 10001
(646) 286-2168

Serenity meets New York City at Dolma Waxing. Dolma graduated from Shahnaz Beauty School and Princess Beauty in Bangalore, India. She brought her learned techniques to Dolma Waxing specializing in using only organic ingredients for waxing, like lemon and sugar. Dolma provides full body services for men and women in a comforting environment.

Waxing By Grace
133 E. 58th St., Suite 311
New York, NY 10022
(212) 585-2800

Privacy and gentle comfort is presented at Waxing By Grace. Waxing can be not the most pleasant of experiences, but grace puts an emphasis on getting the hair removal process accomplished with as much comfort as possible. Using Ultra Sensitive Wax, Waxing By Grace specializes in all face-to-toe hair removal for women and men.

Elastic Wax Center
29-09 Ditmars Blvd.
Astoria Queens, NY 11105
(646) 659-0313

The Elastic Wax Center has brought waxing into the 21st Century using specialized practices to achieve excellent results. The licensed experts at Elastic Wax Center are all about providing hair removal services for women and men. Using only wax that is high quality and sterilized as well as capable of providing comfort to those with sensitive skin, the Center aims to give clients a reasonably painless hair removal experience with excellent end results at reasonable pricing.

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Brazilian Wax Manhattan
162 W. 56th St., Suite 406
New York, NY 10019
(917) 543-7501

For those looking for an actual authentic Brazilian wax, Brazilian Wax Manhattan is the place to go. Women and men can get the smooth, hairless skin they desire with Brazilian wax hair removal executed by actual Brazilian experts in the field. In addition to the traditional female Brazilian bikini wax, the salon also offers the male version known as Sunga wax. Brazilian Wax Manhattan uses strip waxing to accomplish its expert hair removal.

Belle Fee
529 W. 42nd St., Suite 3R
New York, NY 10036
(917) 674-5955

A taste of French elegance is in the air at Belle Fee. The salon specializes in hair removal using a special French wax made for sensitive skin. The low temperature wax is non adhesive on the skin, making it less painful than other types of waxing. Adding to the unique Belle Fee waxing experience is its finishing technique. Facial waxing is finished with a spray of soothing oxygen and lavender. After the body is waxed, Monoi and lavender is smoothed onto the body to finish the treatment.

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Carol Ruth Weber began her career as a Theatrical Costume and Set Designer and segued into the world of Interior Design. As an interior designer she has twenty-eight years of experience in all phases of the business. You can read more of her work on and she can also be contacted at WeberLifeDesign.

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