When my birthday rolled around in April I started getting even more concerned with aging. I finally tipped to the other side of my mid-twenties and the looming 3-0 is not far off. While age is all but a number to some, for me it is one very large root in my tree of fears. I started to look into ways I could prevent the appearance of aging even more so and one thing that kept coming back to me was Threading.

I decided that facial waxing was no longer an option for me because there is now solid proof that it is traumatic for the skin. Eyebrows and lips are the areas I would wax and as it turns out, that is the where the most damage occurs because of the sensitive tissues in those areas. Common side effects for facial waxing is increased breakdown of collagen and loss of elasticity so around the mouth that means lip line wrinkles, and for eyebrows it means sagging skin. No thank-you! Continue Reading