waxing vs shaving

Waxing vs shaving

Each process has its benefits (obviously we have a particular preference), but let’s take a look at why waxing beats shaving when it comes to comparing each process…   Waxing removes dead skin cells Waxing not only removes hair, it also exfoliates your skin. When you pull out the wax from your skin, it takes away dead cells and leaves …

regular wax

Are you a one-off waxer? The benefits of regular wax treatments…

As specialist waxing therapists, here at NKD ( ) we believe waxing isn’t something you do now and again as a luxury, it should be part of your body maintenance routine, it’s certainly not just a vanity thing. We believe it makes you feel better, inside and out – knowing how good we look underneath makes us all feel more …

waxing facts

Waxing the Facts…

If you’re tired of dealing with unsightly hairs under your arms, on your legs, or on your face, consider the benefits of waxing to get rid of unwanted hair on any part of the body and keep yourself hair-free for a few weeks at a time! It’s a much more convenient and affordable alternative to laser hair removal, electrolysis, and …

intimate waxing

Are you ready to pop your intimate waxing cherry?

Intimate waxing is a pretty standard grooming habit for thousands of women (and men) who routinely book a session every month or so without batting an eyelid. But if you’re a waxing virgin you may be a little unsure as to what happens once you get over the basic embarrassment of showing your pants to a total stranger! Here we …

Lashes and Brows Age Too You Know

Eyelashes and eyebrows age too. It can feel like another depressing sign of getting older. Just like our skin and hair, eyelashes and eyebrows get thinner, sparser and more brittle as the years pass by, and the colour fades out of them. Ageing eyebrows will often become patchy in places. As they become lighter in colour, they will start to …

Lash Lifting – the must have treatment this year…

If you haven’t heard of lash lifting, where have you been? you better keep reading! Lash Lifting is taking the beauty industry by storm, with clients everywhere looking for trained technicians (like our amazing staff here are NKD) to enhance their natural lashes without the application of extensions. A lash lift is a natural lash enhancement treatment that gives the …

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Abbey Louisa Rose reviews “The Big One” at NKD

After having the pleasure of her company at our Leicester salon opening in October last year, we decide to invite blogger Abbey Louisa Rose to experience our ultimate treatment package – “The Big One” which includes:   Lash Lift (plus semi-permanent mascara “The process of having the lashes permed and tinted obviously requires up-close-and-personal work on your eyes, manoeuvring the lashes into the …

nkd milestones

8 Fabulous nkd ( ) Milestones

It’s that time of year to look back and reminisce. Here’s us since we first opened back in 2009.  We thought we’d share with you nkd’s 8 biggest, most interesting, notable milestones. Enjoy! Milestone 1 – December 2009: nkd flings open its doors to the great Nottingham public It was back in a very cold December 2009 when we first …

blogger reviews

Local Blogger Gets (not so ) Nkd At Our Leicester Salon

  It was a complete delight to welcome local blogger Kirstie, from Behind The Scent, into our new Leicester salon to try, for the first time, waxing, LVL Lash Lift and HD Brows and review her experience. “Feeling like a new woman after my first wax, HD Brows & LVL Lash Lift treatments…” It was great to see salon-virgin Kirstie …

nkd’s top tips for sprucing up your Norwegian Fir

Here at nkd we are well known for our expertise in pubic horticulture. Having tidied up the nether regions of tens of thousands men and women in Nottingham and Leicester since we opened in 2009, we consider ourselves well qualified to comment on the best ways to make this area look its best. In line with our mission to carry …

Happy 8th Birthday To Us!

Happy birthday to us, happy birthday to us, happy birthday dear n-k-d, happy birthday to us! That’s right, we’re very excited to be celebrating our 8th birthday here at nkd this week. Eight whole years eh… doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun. There’s even cake in our Nottingham salon to celebrate! We would like to take this chance to …

nkd ( ) Leicester is Open! Come and Take a Look…

Leicester Waxing Salon Opens in St Martins The award winning nkd ( ) waxing specialists open in Leicester. Here’s a sneak peak around the newly renovated salon on Silver Walk in the heart of the vibrant city. The night before the official opening on Friday 13th October (lucky for us!) we held a VIP evening to say hello to Leicester. …

Sneak Preview – See the First pictures of nkd ( ) Leicester Here!

Whoa, it’s not long now until the opening of our brand new Leicester city centre salon. How did that happen? We thought we had ages to go still. Now, it may look from some of our pictures like we’ve got a fair way to go with it, but ever the optimists we’re confident that wonders will be worked in the …