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How to Sugar Hair using Paste


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Apply Powder for Sugaring at Home
sugaring at home, sugaring hair
Photo © Naomi Torres
Before sugaring at home, apply a light dusting of baby powder or cornstarch and rub softly into skin. Remember, more isn't better. Applying too much powder will interfere with removing the hair. Powder acts as a buffer helping the paste to grasp the hair better and stick less to the skin.
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