I oftentimes suffer from allergic reactions after an eyebrow wax at a different salon. I try out different salons, which opens up lots of possibilities and I learn about new services, products, and techniques...but the allergic reaction kind of spoils the post-experience glow.
I haven't been able to narrow down what exactly causes this rash of watery, white pimples all around my eyebrow area. I believe it's a combination of too-hot wax and talcum powder. I began avoiding talcum powder and corn starch in makeup and face products since the mid 2000s when I realized it caused allergy-related pimples and redness/irritation.
There is something to be said for finding a good esthetician and sticking with her/him. For one, you'd be sure what reaction your skin would or would not have after a treatment. Consistency is key.
Have you ever experienced an allergic reaction after a facial or other spa treatment? Did you complain?