The following local contraindications will not prevent treatment but your therapist will avoid the contraindicated area:

  • Cuts/Abrasions

  • Bruising/Swelling

  • Scar tissue (6months minor operation, 2 years major operation)

  • Undiagnosed lumps and bumps

  • Sunburn

  • Heat rash

Please seek medical advice prior to booking a threading treatment if you have any of the following. Medical permission in writing would need to be obtained:

  • Check any condition that is already being treated by a GP or another practitioner

Please do not book for a Threading treatment or reschedule if you currently have any of the following:

  • Contagious diseases (Impetigo, Scabies, Chicken Pox, Mumps)

  • Infectious diseases

  • Under the influence of (alcohol, drugs, prescribed pain medication)

  • Fever


  • skin can be red following a threading treatment so try to book a few days prior to a special occasion to give the redness time to go down


  • Avoid touching the treated area for 2-4 hours

  • No make-up or perfumed products should be applied for 2-4 hours

  • Avoid steam treatment or heat source like sun bathing/sunbed/hot baths or sauna for at least 24 hours

  • Avoid swimming of spray tanning for 24-48 hours post threading

  • If you have any problems with your treatment please contact us.