bikini wax


: a procedure for removing pubic hair from the skin near the edge of the bottom half of a bikini by applying hot wax, covering the wax with a cloth to which the wax and hair adhere, and then peeling it off quickly

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web This included getting her hair colored, a mani and pedi, and bikini wax. Audrey Noble, Allure, 3 Jan. 2023 If a long-lasting method is the number one on your priority list, a bikini wax may be your best option. April Franzino, Good Housekeeping, 26 Apr. 2022 It’s a bikini wax, not an audition to be a pubic-hair model. Amber Katz, Glamour, 11 May 2021 The most in-demand services currently are bikini wax, Brazilian wax and eyebrow wax. Parija Kavilanz, CNN, 16 Mar. 2021 Four Seasons Total Landscaping is also my secret code name for a bikini wax. Michelle Santiago Cortés,, 10 Nov. 2020 The fields these employees work in are often intimate, as Ledbetter says, her clients are nude from the waist down during bikini wax sessions, and involve close contact and touching. Jeff Forward, Houston Chronicle, 28 Aug. 2020 The latest complaint comes against She Point Beauty Studio, which offers Brazilian bikini waxes and leg waxes. John Gage, Washington Examiner, 7 Jan. 2020 There's nothing worse than going on a vacation (especially somewhere tropical), and have bikini wax irritation. Shalwah Evans, Essence, 26 Nov. 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1973, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bikini wax was in 1973

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“Bikini wax.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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