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DIDS70 Posts: 5,368
12/3/13 1:39 P

i am a waxer. I will never ever have my eyebrows threaded. I have heard too many horror stories.
that being said, i only go to people who have a license- a cosmetology license or an esthetician license. I have had friends who go to the nail mills and have had them done there and got them so messed up.
it is a law in most states that they need to be licensed.

IVYLASS SparkPoints: (196,222)
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12/3/13 1:19 P

I've done both. I think waxing hurts more, and threading lasts longer. Alas, the lady I go to doesn't do threading. I like her enough to keep going, but there is a place in my town that does threading. I may have to check them out.

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 15,971
12/3/13 12:50 P

Hey to each their own. If we want to wax our eyebrows, let us be. Some of us have wild eyebrows and look much better when we get it done.

ELLELARS08 Posts: 404
12/3/13 9:24 A

I think they hurt about the same but I prefer waxing. I think it is quicker and the one time I had threading done my forehead broke out like crazy.

JAMIRBLAZE Posts: 1,605
12/3/13 9:09 A

I've never threaded, but when I was getting my brows waxed regularly (every couple of months - I have light hair), it was a lot less painful than plucking.

DEANNA0725 SparkPoints: (22,611)
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12/3/13 9:03 A

I have no idea which one hurts less since I have never plucked or waxed my eyebrows. I say let them be and save the money for a rainy day.

BEARLYBOO SparkPoints: (13,183)
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12/3/13 8:23 A

My friend told me that threading was more uncomfortable than waxing. I either wax or pluck my eyebrows.

MONIEE2 SparkPoints: (152,211)
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12/1/13 8:35 P

Actually, I've never had anything done to mine!! Let it be!

MONIEE2 SparkPoints: (152,211)
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12/1/13 8:34 P

Actually, I've never had anything done to mine!! Let it be!

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 15,971
12/1/13 8:01 P

I've had skilled people wax and it hasnt hurt at all. And not so skilled and it hurt like the dickens

MISSJANE55 SparkPoints: (42,272)
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12/1/13 7:29 P

waxing is way more painful.

MLEHTO SparkPoints: (141,276)
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12/1/13 6:48 P

I've had my eyebrows waxed and I didn't think it was that bad. No worse than tweezing. I've never had threading done.

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 15,971
12/1/13 6:43 P

Depends on whose doing it.

EOWYN2424 Posts: 8,304
12/1/13 3:17 A

I just use my good old tweezers!

JANIEWWJD SparkPoints: (457,774)
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11/30/13 11:27 P

I've never had either done. My eyebrows are naturally thin and shaped.

AZULVIOLETA6 SparkPoints: (66,733)
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11/30/13 10:30 P

Neither hurts. I would put both at far less than 1 on the pain scale.

JIACOLO SparkPoints: (471,471)
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11/30/13 8:09 P

Sorry I have done neither, but my daughter has and she says threading is more uncomfortable than waxing. Good luck!

FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,868
11/30/13 8:05 P

I'm wondering what hurts less waxing? or threading I believe it's called when they do your eyebrows..... how painful would you say it is for waxing if you've had it done and or threading?

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