epilation

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Noun1.epilation - loss of hair; the result of removing hair
loss - gradual decline in amount or activity; "weight loss"; "a serious loss of business"
psilosis - falling out of hair
2.epilation - the act of removing hair (as from an animal skin)
cleaning, cleansing, cleanup - the act of making something clean; "he gave his shoes a good cleaning"
shave, shaving - the act of removing hair with a razor
electrolysis - removing superfluous or unwanted hair by passing an electric current through the hair root
Translations
karvanlähtökarvanpoisto

ep·i·la·tion

n. epilación, depilación por medio de electrólisis.
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Waxing strips are easy-to-use, effective and results driven, compared to shaving, epilating or laser - all of which can be aggressive and damaging to skin.
Now we have our own, well-stocked shelf: balms and oils for the beard, hydrating creams, scrubs, masks, epilating strips for the eyebrows, conditioner, concealer, hair-styling powders," Westley says.
Both are easy to use, effective and results driven, compared to shaving, epilating or laser - all of which can be aggressive and damaging to skin.
Traumatic folliculitis of the leg: a persistent case associated with use of a home epilating device.
Personal care appliances is expected to record a positive performance over the forecast period, as it is expected that with the better economic situation volume sales will increase, as women will start giving up traditional methods of hair removal, such as (halawa), waxing and epilating, and seek body shavers.
The ES-ED64 is designed with 48 rotating tweezing discs to remove hair at the root, and a side-to-side gliding head that pivots 30 degrees forward and 30 degrees backward to follow the contours of the user's body and make the epilating experience more comfortable.
Be prepared for a small degree of discomfort with root hair removal, like epilating and waxing, but you'll be rewarded with smooth skin for longer.
Those at the more popular fringes of visual and performing art -- hip-hop and graffiti artists, for instance -- keep at least one foot in the deep well that is popular culture, coursing through a rich and varied soup that includes stuff like bodybuilding, pimped-out automobiles and laser epilating devices.
Here is a simple epilating wax formulation that contains benzocaine to reduce skin pain:
Allergic contact dermatitis caused by colophony in an epilating product.