Our Christmas & New Year Opening Times

    Friday 23rd December: 9am – 7pm Saturday 24th December (Christmas Eve): 8am – 4pm Sunday 25th December (Christmas Day): Closed Monday 26th December (Boxing Day): Closed Tuesday 27th December: Closed Wednesday 28th December: 9am – 7pm Thursday 29th December: 9am – 7pm Friday 30th December: 9am – 7pm Saturday 31st December (New Year’s Eve): 8am – 4pm Sunday 1st January (New Year’s Day): Closed Monday 2nd …

A Top Five List of the Results You Can (and Can’t) Expect from HD Brows

HD Brows is an extremely popular treatment here at nkd. HD Brows is a seven-step procedure, which includes eyebrow tinting, waxing, threading and tweezing as well as clever make-up techniques to give the illusion of very defined brows. Generally, customers are thrilled by the results. But to manage expectations, especially for first-time customers who have never had HD Brows before, …

Why Winter Is The Best Time To Start Waxing Regularly

Contrary to popular belief, starting waxing in winter is a fantastic time to get into a regular routine. This is not about aesthetics. It’s completely up to you what lies beneath your thermals and at nkd we would never comment or pass judgment on that. But from an effectiveness point of view, you will reap the rewards from your waxes …

Your First-Time Lash Appointment FAQs answered

We recommend that you read the following advice and follow our top tips to make sure that you get the very best results from your lash appointment at nkd: If possible, please try and come to your appointment not wearing any mascara or other eye make-up. The more time we have to spend removing your eye make-up, the less time …

Help! I’m a Waxing Virgin. What Do I Need to Know?

So, you’re a waxing virgin? Fear not, as here we answer the most frequently asked questions by waxing newbies. Bear in mind though that most of our new customers come for either Brazilian or Hollywood waxing, so not all of these questions/answers are as relevant to your average first-time leg/eyebrow wax!   1.       How long should my hair be before I …

Post-Waxing Aftercare

“Scrub and Rub” is our mantra when it comes to post waxing aftercare. By this, we mean exfoliate and moisturise regularly in order to prevent those oh-so-unsightly ingrown hairs that can blight an otherwise perfectly-preened private part. After all, what’s the point in spending all that time and money finding a reputable salon and the best waxing therapist who can …

nkd Waxing Competition Winner Shares Her Story

Earlier on in 2015, one lucky lady, called Catherine, won a year’s worth of treatments at nkd, after she entered our Christmas 2014 advent calendar competition. Cat turned out to be an existing nkd customer, but one who lives some 200 miles away from our Nottingham salon, in West Sussex! We were intrigued to find out more about Catherine and …

Best HD Brows Ever!

Nottingham-based Emma, the Nerd Bird, wrote about nkd waxing over at Nerd Bird Beauty Blog way back in 2013, but she’s kindly thought of us again in her round-up of the Best of 2014, with the phrase “best HD brows EVER!”. Read more of her round-up of the best of 2014 over at Nerd Bird Beauty Blog.           About nkd ( ) nkd ( …

Brows for Bros

We recently got together with male grooming blog, Ape to Gentleman, to go over a few ideas regarding Male Eyebrow waxing, threading and plucking. Pop over to Ape to Gentleman for more male grooming tips & tricks           About nkd ( ) nkd ( ) exists to empower its clients by making them feel comfortable and confident in their …

Which Lash & Brow Treatments are for you this Christmas?

These days it’s all about the lashes and brows for many women, and nkd Nottingham’s treatment offering reflects this. We are pleased to offer a range of lash and brow enhancement services and products within our in-house lash & brow bar, meaning that whatever your time and budget constraints, we have a solution for you. The problem is, you see, …

Five years of nkd in numbers

Hooorah, nkd is five years old! That’s a whole lot of pubic pruning, leg hair lopping and eyebrow enhancing we’ve carried out in that time. In fact, would you believe that in the last 60 months we have waxed, plucked and threaded the following:   An incredible 27,971 bikini lines! A whopping 11,434 legs!! Some 29,487 eyebrows!!!   The humble Hollywood wax is still our most …

Nottingham Waxing Salon Wins Small Business of the Year

We Won! You are now looking at the winners of the Nottingam Post’s Small Business of the Year Award. We heard we were nominated back in October but had to wait until last night to discover we’d beat off the competition.         About nkd ( ) nkd ( ) exists to empower its clients by making them feel …