• Waxing in Hoboken: European Wax Center

    Summer is {almost here} and while the debate about waxing, threading, and laser will continue — we’re here to tell you all about the European Wax Center in Hoboken because, essentially, it’s awesome. Locally-owned and located at 1135 Maxwell Lane {on 12th Street by the water}, this spot is a prime locale to offer hair removal and waxing services for men and women. Here’s a peek inside our visit to European Wax Center in Hoboken:

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    Upon walking in, you’ll be greeted by the receptionist who will get you situated for your appointment. They’re very busy but usually take appointments right in.

    Highly recommend making an appointment in advance {in fact, it doesn’t appear walk-ins are even allowed unless you ‘walk-in’ to make your appointment for a later time}. But when you get on that waxing flow {aka schedule}, you’ll probably want to make an appointment anyway. They allow online booking here.

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    The wait was quick for the appointment, as Marjorie, the esthetician, was ready very quickly and came over to greet me. We walked to the treatment room {there are several}, and chatted about eyebrow structure, length, and got to work.

    READ: Massage Envy Hoboken: Facials + Massages 

    What’s unique about European Wax is that they use purple wax, which for any scaredy-cats {like yours truly} who are nervous about waxing versus threading {threading junkie right here 🙋}, you’ll feel calmer knowing the esthetician can see exactly where the wax is going more easily than a clear wax formula.

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    Purple wax for the win.

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    Real talk — Irish/Eastern European roots mean that you can’t forget the middle. Le sigh.

    Marjorie was phenomenal — super helpful, patient, and of course, talented in the hair removal department {and even let us take a pic of her adorable self!}. While we’ve only been to her, in our Hoboken Girl Insiders group on Facebook, we shared the experience there and many people reported back how they love European Wax, and Marjorie, as well as several other staff members there. Not to mention 4.5 star reviews on Yelp.

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    Marjorie!

    See More: A Visit to Amazing Lash Studio in Hoboken

    Pricing

    As far as pricing, an eyebrow wax is $21, so it’s affordable but not super cheap {however, quality-wise, you’re getting amazing work and won’t have to do it as often as threading = score}. For waxing newbies, you’ll need to come in every 3-6 weeks depending on the treatment, and once you get into a schedule it will be easy to re-book your appointment — which can also be done online — based on how fast your hair grows.

    Waxing Services Offered

    For Women:

    Arms, Back, Bikini, Butt, Chest, Hands, Legs, Nipples, Shoulders, Stomach, Toes,  Underarms, Cheeks, Chin, Ears, Eyebrows, Full Face, Lip, Neck, Nose, Sideburns

    For Men:

    Arms, Back, Chest, Hands, Legs, Nipples, Stomach, Toes, Underarms, Cheek, Chin, Ears, Eyebrows, Full Face, Lip, Neck, Nose, Sideburns

    Wax Passes

    European Wax also offers waxing passes, including a pre-paid wax pass, an unlimited wax pass, and a discounted student wax pass. Click here for pricing.

    Hours + Booking Info

    The space is open Monday 9AM-8PM, Tuesday through Friday 8AM-8PM, Saturday 9AM-8PM, Sunday 10AM-6PM. You can book an appointment online here. First one is FREE if you register online here! You can also call (201) 420-3300 to get more info.

    The Giveaway

    We’ve teamed up with European Wax Center to give away $100 gift certificate towards waxing services at their Hoboken location. To enter, head to our Instagram @HobokenGirlBlog [ends Friday]!

     

    This post is sponsored by European Wax Center, but we LOVED our visit and would never steer you wrong.

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    Written by:

    Jen is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of HobokenGirl.com. She started the site to discover the wealth of fun things happening in Hoboken and Jersey City and surrounding Hudson County areas. When not planning the next Hoboken Girl event or #HobokenGirlHelps volunteer project, she can usually be found shopping at local boutiques, eating an Insta-worthy meal, walking her French bulldog Pierre, or watching some really bad {but oh-so-good} reality TV and ordering takeout with her husband.


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