How to reduce pain before application of epilator

How to reduce pain before application of epilator

The vast majority of girls deletes excess hairs not only in zone of armpits, but also standing, in the field of bikini and even on pubis. The safety razor yields only short-term result, and vegetation from it only gets stronger. For more productive removal the electric epilator is used.

It is required to you

  • - Lidocaine spray;
  • - ampoules "Lidocaine";
  • - Menovazin ointment;
  • - Emla cream;
  • - ice;
  • - cold damp towel;
  • - alcohol.


1. Naturally, upon purchase of the device all are interested, how to make epilation painless. If you have not got epilator yet, choose model with the thinned-out disks. Vyryvany the smaller number of hairs causes smaller pain. It is also possible to use the massage or cooling nozzle and the nozzle which is pressing skin, not allowing it to rise together with hair.

2. If you already have device and it is not equipped with such nozzles, national recipes will help to reduce sensitivity before epilation. In principle, it is possible to simulate action of nozzles, pulling hand skin on growth of hair, pressing cold wet towel to legs or having slightly massaged them before the procedure to improve blood circulation. And here you should not steam out skin. Though it will also facilitate wrest, therefore, having reduced pain, but it will be more difficult to take hairs.

3. To reduce pain during epilation, it should be taken into account that the procedure cannot be carried out during monthly. It is better to start session for the third day of new cycle and to do epilation in interval between four and six o'clock in the afternoon.

4. To optimum delete hairs 0.5 cm long. If to grow their longer, the epilation will bring bigger discomfort.

5. Some girls, to make epilation painless, drink 50 g of cognac before the procedure. The effective method, but is better if session someone carries out another. Alcohol can break coordination. In general you should not risk, and just to wipe skin with alcohol – evaporating, it cools and kills pain.

6. Cosmetologists in salons to reduce sensitivity before epilation, process necessary sites solution of "Lidocaine". This medicine in the form of spray can be used also at home. It is necessary to spray it on skin and to wait 3-5 minutes. When the pain threshold to decrease, it is possible to start the procedure of removal of hair wax, electric or mechanical epilator. At very high pain threshold and epilation of supersensitive sites, for example, bikini zones, are injected "Lidocaine".

7. Also will help to reduce pain during epilation Menovazin ointment. This local anesthetic is used at muscular pains, neuralgia and joint pains. It is possible to apply it to epilation only after consultation at the doctor. Menovazin is good the fact that it removes irritation and the naggers which quite often accompany the procedure of removal of hair.

8. Emla cream is considered more sparing anesthesia. However, it is necessary to wait for effect of anesthesia more than an hour.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team