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12 Years! 🎉

One of my favorite things to talk to business owners and entrepreneurs about is the early days of their business. What is the reason it was started? What is the incentive...the "why?" I began Urban Waxx for one simple reason: I wanted to create a place that was...

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Our favorite All Natural Product lines at Urban Waxx

Our favorite All Natural Product lines at Urban Waxx

At Urban Waxx, we spend a lot of time thinking about what retail products we want to add to our beautiful line-up.  We gravitate toward lines that have a similar mission statement as we do, and of course, we love an all-natural or organic line. But...what exactly does...

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Serious Serum and Fresh Wipes

Serious Serum and Fresh Wipes

Necessity is the mother of invention. Necessity is what caused me to make so many choices when it came to my business. In fact, necessity is what pushed me to open Urban Waxx. I wanted to work in a salon that only waxed, with a fun upbeat atmosphere, that embodied...

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You booked your wax…now what?

You booked your wax…now what?

So you have finally decided to book your first wax with us. Maybe you have been thinking about it for a while and decided that today is the day. Maybe you have been going elsewhere and want to see what it's like at Urban Waxx. Or maybe you have been coming to us for...

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Self-Talk

Self-Talk

The power of self talk is an incredible thing.  Who else has our attention 24/7 besides...ourself?  No one! Is your inner monologue a cheerleader? Or is it your own personal "shitty committee?" How do you talk to yourself? If you try something new and fail, do you...

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Our Most Popular Wax Service is…

Our Most Popular Wax Service is…

At Urban Waxx...ALL we do is wax.  And, we wax everything! We often get asked: "What is your most popular service?"  The answer is easy: The Brazilian! Out of all the services that we offer, and you can see the entire list right here, the Brazilian wax is by far the...

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The Urban Waxx experience – How are we unique?

The Urban Waxx experience – How are we unique?

At Urban Waxx we say: The wax will bring you in the door, but the experience will last a lifetime.  We believe that to be true, because we see it every day. Urban Waxx is a group of women and men that have been brought together for the same purpose.  We all love to...

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After Wax Care at Home – How to Soothe Bumps after your wax

After Wax Care at Home – How to Soothe Bumps after your wax

Consistency is key, and we love to be consistent at Urban Waxx!  If you have ever received a Brazilian wax with us, you probably hear us ask you: "What are you using for aftercare?"  The most common answer is: Uhh, what do you mean?So, what is "Aftercare?"  Aftercare...

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Body Waxing – How long does it last?

Body Waxing – How long does it last?

How long waxing lasts is probably the number one question that we are asked (aside from does it hurt). One of the most delightful benefits of routinely waxing is that you do not need to remove hair everyday. You stay smooth for a long time, which is reason enough to...

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Now is the time for Barre3!

Now is the time for Barre3!

Barre3...you must have heard of this workout right?  Have you tried it?   Well, what are you waiting for? Barre3 was started in Portland, OR, and now there are locations ALL over the United States.  There are 5 locations in the Portland area! From the Barre3 website:...

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