Vajacial: What is It and Why You Need It

Vajacial: What is It and Why You Need It

/ Post by EBONY BURNS
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VajacialVajacials are all the rage nowadays. Here's the 411 on what you need to know before you book yours.

Spa treatments for the nether regions are nothing new to most spa-goers, although it is often limited to hair removal. Have you ever considered the aftereffects in that area after you receive your monthly Brazilian? The skin can often become red and uncomfortable. If you aren't willing to skip the wax, then consider adding on an additional service to your spa day – a vajacial.

 

What is a Vajacial

 

A Vajacial is a newly coined term for a spa treatment that can be described as a facial for the vagina. The goal for this service is to improve the appearance and health of the pubic area through cleansing, moisturizing, and exfoliating the skin. A Brazilian waxing treatment can be completed before the actual vajacial begins, or you have the option to wait one week after your waxing service.

The Benefits of Vajacials

Are you feeling shy about exposing your unmentionables to a stranger? If you are already comfortable with waxing, then adding on this extra step should be a bit easier for you. Even if you blush at the thought, consider the advantages of treating yourself to a vajacial. The entire purpose of this spa service is to pamper your vulva, which is often neglected through continuous waxing and tight-fitting clothes. A vajacials will help decrease razor bumps, ingrown hairs, and discoloration in the area as well as improve the overall appearance on your skin.

What to Expect

Now that you have your heart set on pampering your girly bits, familiarizing yourself with the necessary procedure can help soothe any anxiety you may have. For both waxing and vajacial, you can expect to spend an hour in the spa; if you are only interested in the latter, the treatment will take fifteen to twenty minutes. First, you will be asked to remove your clothing from the waist down. Once you are comfortably positioned, the aesthetician will begin by cleansing vulva and then gently exfoliating. After these steps, the third is to remove ingrown hairs and acne impactions, often by use of lancets. For women with acne or ingrown hair below the belt, the area is treated with a high-frequency light to reduce inflammation and kill the bacteria that cause lesions. The final part is often a moisturizing mask for the entire area; this will help calm and soothe your tender skin.

Aftercare

After a vajacial, it is essential to consider the following tips to ensure you get the most out of the treatment.

  • Avoid direct sunlight on the area for 24 hours.

  • Exfoliate the area regularly to help remove dead skin cells and prevent ingrown hairs

  • Abstain from sexual activity for 24 hours

  • Between treatments such as waxing and vajacials, be sure to keep the skin moisturized.

  • Choose loose-fitting clothes for the next couple of days.

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