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From your tresses to fingers and toes to glows, our Get Right For Summer series has been your guide to LA's best spots to get beautified for bikini season. Natch, we've left the most painful prettifying procedure in our series for last: waxing.

From mom-friendly beauty spots to just-for-gents services, here are the top eight waxing salons for getting your hair down there (and everywhere else) stripped off as pain-free as possible this summer. Bonus: they all adhere to a no double-dipping policy, making your experience a swift and clean one.


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1. Benefit Cosmetics

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8387 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 944-0600
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Known for their instant face fixers and adorable packaging, the cute cosmetics company's West 3rd St boutique also boasts a top-notch brow bar. Benebabes swear by the eyebrow shaping and lash tinting gurus at the pink-loving brand's whimsical beautifying wonderland. Pricing: $20 to $23 brows. [Photo: Benefit Cosmetics]

2. Plush Beauty Bar

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7879 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 656-0030
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Bring the kiddos for free babysitting at this mom-friendly insider backed beauty salon, which pampers clients using non-toxic and three-free products. Estheticians use European waxes—and antiseptic lavender wax or a hard stripless wax—made for sensitive skin. Pricing: $49 Brazilian/$28 bikini. [Photo: Plush Beauty Bar]

3. Sashay Wax

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338 North Cañon Drive #15
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 961-1551
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Get your vagizzle "vajazzled" at this full-body hair removal salon (second floor, suite 15), where waxing pro Mistey Saffore will get your lady parts glittering with your colorful crystal hearts, stars or any other shape that suits your fancy. In addition to offering ingrown hair treatments, the studio also treats clients to a glass of bubbly with every service. Pricing: $65 Brazilian/$45 bikini. [Photo: Sashay Wax/Facebook]

4. Stark Waxing Studio

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12324 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604
The waxers at this trusted fave will remove hair using hard blue wax and cream wax from France that is specially formulated for gentle removal on sensitive skin. With locations in Silver Lake and West Hollywood, this chainlet's Valley spot gets brownie points for being a few doors from fellow Beauty 38 member Face Haus. Pricing: $65-$80 Brazilian/$35-$45 bikini. [Photo: Stark Waxing Studio/Facebook]

5. Totally Smooth Skin

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1633 Talmadge St
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 664-3000
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Exclusively for the guys, this Los Feliz wax studio also offers speed waxing, emergency hair removal, airbrush tanning and a pampering menu of massages, facials and more. Pricing: $70-$100 back and shoulders/$20-$70 chest. [Photo: Totally Smooth Skin]
2502 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 581-2800
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The super clean salon's Santa Monica boasts same stylish aesthetic, unpretentious atmosphere and top-notch services as their Katy Perry-faved Melrose location, offering men's and women's treatments from head to toe (with numbing spray!) using a cream-based wax from Australia. Pricing: $57 Brazilian/$35 bikini/$50-$90 chest or back. [Photo: WAX]

7. Wax Candy

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756 S Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90014
(213) 228-2639
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With the goal of making every waxing experience as "clean, comfortable and fun as possible," this eco-friendly DTLA salon uses bio-degradable materials and caters to both guys and girls. Pricing: $39 Brazilian/$25 bikini/$37-$45 chest or back. [Photo: Wax Candy/Facebook]

8. Wax Poetic

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3206 1/2 W Magnolia Blvd
Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 843-9469
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Part salon, part spa and part art gallery, this Burbank beautifying studio will artfully remove your hair down there and everywhere else at an affordable price. Frequent waxers love their money-saving points program. Pricing: $49 Brazilian/$39 bikini/$42 face. [Photo: Wax Poetic]

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1. Benefit Cosmetics

8387 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Known for their instant face fixers and adorable packaging, the cute cosmetics company's West 3rd St boutique also boasts a top-notch brow bar. Benebabes swear by the eyebrow shaping and lash tinting gurus at the pink-loving brand's whimsical beautifying wonderland. Pricing: $20 to $23 brows. [Photo: Benefit Cosmetics]
8387 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90048

2. Plush Beauty Bar

7879 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046
Bring the kiddos for free babysitting at this mom-friendly insider backed beauty salon, which pampers clients using non-toxic and three-free products. Estheticians use European waxes—and antiseptic lavender wax or a hard stripless wax—made for sensitive skin. Pricing: $49 Brazilian/$28 bikini. [Photo: Plush Beauty Bar]
7879 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046

3. Sashay Wax

338 North Cañon Drive #15, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Get your vagizzle "vajazzled" at this full-body hair removal salon (second floor, suite 15), where waxing pro Mistey Saffore will get your lady parts glittering with your colorful crystal hearts, stars or any other shape that suits your fancy. In addition to offering ingrown hair treatments, the studio also treats clients to a glass of bubbly with every service. Pricing: $65 Brazilian/$45 bikini. [Photo: Sashay Wax/Facebook]
338 North Cañon Drive #15
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

4. Stark Waxing Studio

12324 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604
The waxers at this trusted fave will remove hair using hard blue wax and cream wax from France that is specially formulated for gentle removal on sensitive skin. With locations in Silver Lake and West Hollywood, this chainlet's Valley spot gets brownie points for being a few doors from fellow Beauty 38 member Face Haus. Pricing: $65-$80 Brazilian/$35-$45 bikini. [Photo: Stark Waxing Studio/Facebook]
12324 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604

5. Totally Smooth Skin

1633 Talmadge St, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Exclusively for the guys, this Los Feliz wax studio also offers speed waxing, emergency hair removal, airbrush tanning and a pampering menu of massages, facials and more. Pricing: $70-$100 back and shoulders/$20-$70 chest. [Photo: Totally Smooth Skin]
1633 Talmadge St
Los Angeles, CA 90027

6. Wax

2502 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
The super clean salon's Santa Monica boasts same stylish aesthetic, unpretentious atmosphere and top-notch services as their Katy Perry-faved Melrose location, offering men's and women's treatments from head to toe (with numbing spray!) using a cream-based wax from Australia. Pricing: $57 Brazilian/$35 bikini/$50-$90 chest or back. [Photo: WAX]
2502 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405

7. Wax Candy

756 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90014
With the goal of making every waxing experience as "clean, comfortable and fun as possible," this eco-friendly DTLA salon uses bio-degradable materials and caters to both guys and girls. Pricing: $39 Brazilian/$25 bikini/$37-$45 chest or back. [Photo: Wax Candy/Facebook]
756 S Main St
Los Angeles, CA 90014

8. Wax Poetic

3206 1/2 W Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91505
Part salon, part spa and part art gallery, this Burbank beautifying studio will artfully remove your hair down there and everywhere else at an affordable price. Frequent waxers love their money-saving points program. Pricing: $49 Brazilian/$39 bikini/$42 face. [Photo: Wax Poetic]
3206 1/2 W Magnolia Blvd
Burbank, CA 91505