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« Reply #25 on: 03/08/2007 21:14:12 »
Ryan, when you get your eyebrows waxed, they take warm wax and cover the unwanted hair with it, then they take a piece of fabric and press over that, then they yank the fabric off, which takes off the wax and the unwanted hair.  It's much faster than plucking and, IMO less painful.  It does sting a little bit, but it's over quickly and you get used to it.

Karen's right, you can do it yourself rather inexpensively.  However....if you don't know what you're doing you can REALLY mess up your eyebrows and it'll look worse than a unibrow.  Most anyplace that you go get a hair cut can wax your brows.....even the wal-marts that have hair salons can do it. 

Walmarts have Hair salons???? I have only been to one walmart and it is about 2hrs away, up North of here!In crescent city! No salon there!

The ones around my area do, but I've been WAY to chicken to get my hair cut there.
 

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« Reply #26 on: 04/08/2007 04:17:56 »
our walmarts all have salons... but yeah i wouldn't go there. they have eye doctors too
 

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« Reply #27 on: 04/08/2007 04:58:07 »
LOL - so much fuss over a bit of eyebrow.

And poor Nic, I feel sorry for the guy, having his mother tell him where he should and should not have hair.  Of all the things important in a person, I cannot see that a little too much hair is really such a bad thing (after all, I'm sure he doesn't quite look like Leonid Brezhnev.

 

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« Reply #28 on: 04/08/2007 12:46:17 »
I'm sorry Another I just don't like it. LoL.
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HAHA to that picture. Mine aren't that bad. It looks good on some people. Not on me. HAHA.
 

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« Reply #29 on: 04/08/2007 17:03:46 »
george... girls are constantly being told where we should and should not have hair... not that i mind, i'd really rather shave, but still...
 

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« Reply #30 on: 04/08/2007 17:05:16 »
Oh that's Another_Someone's name. George! I see now. LoL Thanks Kadie!
 

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« Reply #31 on: 06/08/2007 02:34:35 »
LOL - so much fuss over a bit of eyebrow.

And poor Nic, I feel sorry for the guy, having his mother tell him where he should and should not have hair.  Of all the things important in a person, I cannot see that a little too much hair is really such a bad thing (after all, I'm sure he doesn't quite look like Leonid Brezhnev.



LOL.....Oh George!  Nic doesn't like bushy eyebrows either.  Yes, I insisted in the beginning, but now, most of the time he lets me know when it's time.  I don't make him wear his hair short, he prefers it.  I don't make him shave everyday, though I really wish he would....he's only 14 but everyone thinks he's between 16 & 18, especially when he doesn't shave.

I'm really a pretty easy going mother....I even let him get his ear pierced, but I do draw the line at tattoos!

And no he doesn't look like the above picture, but his eyebrows do after about a month of letting them go.
 

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« Reply #32 on: 06/08/2007 14:11:06 »
Haha yeah I have to shave a whole bunch to and I'm still 13! I ain't ever going to pierce my ears or get a tattoo though. I cut my hair when school let out a little over 2 months ago and I didn't like it. I think from now on I'll just maintain my long hair so it looks better then a bowling ball. LoL.
 

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« Reply #33 on: 06/08/2007 17:46:19 »
I have pierced both ears and have been considering a tattoo.. I don't have a problem with them as I see them as an individual choice.. Although I would recommend one think seriously about tattoos before they choose the one they want! After all they will be permanent! I like hair.. and eyebrows thick or thin it adds character! LOL...
 

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« Reply #34 on: 06/08/2007 19:20:45 »
HAHA Karen..Yeah girls pierce there ears. IDK why, but they do. LOL.
 

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« Reply #35 on: 07/08/2007 00:12:56 »
I DID INDEED AND WHEN I FEEL LIKE IT I CAN WEAR EARINGS, I RERELY DO, BUT ONCE IN A WHILE I GET ON A ROLE AND FIND SOME I LIKE!
 

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« Reply #36 on: 07/08/2007 02:18:53 »
Huh?
 

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« Reply #37 on: 07/08/2007 04:14:06 »
HAHA Karen..Yeah girls pierce there ears. IDK why, but they do. LOL.

So that we can wear pretty earrings of course!  These happen to my favorites at the moment.

 

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« Reply #38 on: 18/08/2007 13:07:20 »
I went to the place and forgot to ask to get it removed, but I went mom and mom gave me something called Nair. That didn't work that well. Its already growing back. :(
 

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« Reply #39 on: 18/08/2007 13:20:31 »
Nair is a depilatory cream and is not as long lasting as waxing, though is much less painful.  Depilatory creams have high ph levels that dissolve or "melt" hair at the skin surface.

Waxing and tweezing remove the hair below the skin and lasts long longer.

Ryan, neither of these are going to be permanent.  If you don't want bushy eyebrows you're going to have either use a depilatory cream, probably twice a month (possibly more) or wax approximately once a month.
 

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« Reply #40 on: 18/08/2007 13:24:22 »
Thanks for the information! That's not a problem. How much does Waxing cost again. It is just for my hair between the eye brows.
 

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« Reply #41 on: 18/08/2007 13:28:53 »
I'm not sure what it would cost in your area, but I would guestimate that it's somewhere in the neighborhood of $5.00.  Ask BEFORE you have it done, and don't forget to tip.
 

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« Reply #42 on: 18/08/2007 13:32:38 »
OK thanks! When we go back!
 

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« Reply #43 on: 18/08/2007 13:38:55 »
OK thanks! When we go back!

Good luck, but you probably better make sure it's ok with Mom before you wax.
 

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« Reply #44 on: 18/08/2007 14:17:17 »
I told her about it. She said yeah I can.
 

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