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  • Hairless wonders: Who knew getting smooth could be so sweet?

    11/05/2007 11:33:27 PM PST · by skeptoid · 23 replies · 67+ views
    Seattle P. I. ^ | November 5, 2007 4:19 p.m. PT | ATHIMA CHANSANCHAI
    Taking notes while Lara Olsha gives me my first ever Brazilian via the sugaring process provides distraction from the pain. Big breath in, blow out really hard. I'm not gonna even kid with you. Nothing short of several shots of liquor is going to numb the pain. But because the goopy, baseball-size, all-natural mixture -- sugar, lemon and guar gum -- is at room temperature, it doesn't burn. Without using strips, the thick honeylike substance used in sugaring pulls at the hair, but not the skin. Olsha is also molding it and then pulling in the direction the hair grows,...