Whether you’re taming your facial hair or going all out with an intimate wax, these studios are on hand to sort you out.
When it’s done right, waxing is virtually painless and it certainly has plenty of perks. Not only is it quick, but it’ll leave you with silky smooth limbs for up to two weeks because the regrowth is wonderfully slow – and even when the hair does come back, it’ll be softer and less noticeable than before. But where can you get one in Leeds and what sets each salon apart? We’ve got the answers…
If you’re on a budget and prefer organic products, head to Millie’s. This beloved health store and beauty studio uses Australian Bodycare tea tree wax for their strip waxing treatments, which cover facial, body and intimate waxes. Alternatively, you can upgrade to a hot wax to reach each and every hair. They may be cheap and cheerful, but you’ll be well taken care of, with aftercare lotion and personal advice to help you avoid ingrowing hairs.
Millie’s, 109 Vicar Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6PJ. Facial waxes start from £5 and body waxes start from £9.
Waxed Off caters for both men and women. They use hot wax and strips by Perron Rigot in their smart studio on Meanwood Road, just two miles from Leeds city centre. Intimate waxing is their forte here and it’s available to everyone. From a Hollywood to a Manzilian wax, they do it all, plus all your usual arm, chest and leg waxings. It goes without saying that if you’d just prefer a trim, you can always go for a body clipping or manscaping service.
Waxed Off, Meanwood Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS7 2LP. Facial waxes start from £8 and body waxes start from £7.
The Waxing Lounge
If you’re a first timer, The Waxing Lounge are on-hand to ease you into your first ever intimate waxing. Hollywoods and Brazilians are their speciality, but you can also get facial and body waxes. Men are welcome too, so why not pop in for an ear, nostril and brow tidy or go for a back waxing treatment? You’ll find their little studio on Albion Street, and believe us when we say, their low-lit treatment rooms feel a world away from the hustle and bustle of the streets below.
The Waxing Lounge, 1st Floor, 2 Albion Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6JL. Facial waxes start from £8 and body waxes start from £9.
Tranquil Moments is a beauty salon that offers a range of treatments, including waxing. You’ll be in the capable hands of Stephanie Blackman, who has over 10 years of experience under her belt. You can go for a variety of leg, body and facial waxes or get more bang for your buck with one of their bundle packages. Go all out with a back, chest, stomach and shoulder wax or keep it simple with a lip and chin tidy. Couple this with a cosy treatment room to keep the atmosphere relaxing. They even do student discount.
Tranquil Moments, Masters of Craft, 7 Blenheim Terrace, Woodhouse, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9HZ. Facial waxes start from £7 and body waxes start from £11.
KC’s Unisex Salon
KC’s is a bustling unisex salon where you can get every beauty treatment under the sun. They have a dedicated waxing service that covers male and female waxing. Men can get an eyebrow, leg or body wax, while women can choose anything from leg waxing to a full Hollywood treatment – you can even go for an ultra-smoothing facial wax. Whatever you choose, you can expect a friendly, professional service in one of Leeds’ only unisex salons.
KC’s Unisex Salon, 132 Burley Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS3 1JP. Facial waxes start from £6 and body waxes start from £15.
Q61 Studio offers expert waxing services for both men and women. They have 16 different strip treatments, which range from half and full arm waxes to intimate waxing, like Brazilians and French Bikinis. Their attention to detail is second to none, as is their respect for sensitive skin, which is why they use Australian Bodycare wax, made with anti-inflammatory tea tree. Prefer hot wax? They use it for intimate or underarm waxing.
Q61 Studio, 5 Duncan Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DQ. Facial waxes start from £8.50 and body waxes start from £15.
Wax For Men
Wax For Men is a private studio in Leeds city centre, and it’s miles away from your typical bustling salon. You’ll get a therapist who specialises in male intimate waxing, and his priority is to provide a high-quality service in a relaxed, low-key setting. He does it all, from nostrils and hands to your standard back, sack and crack. Got other areas to tame? You can get a full chest and back waxing too.
Wax For Men, Basement Studio Suite, York Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 2DS. Facial waxes start from £5 and body waxes start from £15.