Whether you’re jetting off to a chic tropical getaway or simply praying to Mother Nature that she’ll bring summer weather stat, we can pretty much guarantee you’ll be breaking out your bathing suit sometime soon (if you haven’t already). Choosing to rock a high-cut one-piece, sexy string bikini or a more modest high-waisted number usually comes with the realization that you haven’t groomed your bikini line since the first snowfall (no judgements here). If you’re all for going au natch, all the power to you, but if you are feeling like it’s time for a little refresh, we’ve rounded up the best places to get a bikini wax across Canada, so you can get you ready for the warm weather, no matter how you like to wear your hair down there. After all, a beach day shouldn’t involve ingrown hairs and razor burns, amiright ladies?
Best Bikini Wax in Vancouver
Find it: 424 Homer St.,
The low-down: Also known as #thepussyshop, this self-described intersectionally feminist company prides itself on its body positivity, because women are truly meant to be in love with their vaginas. (Yaaaas!) Plus, their seriously chic is an artful array of tasteful photographs where the nether region gets the attention it deserves.
Price: $25 to $35
Bare Wax Bar
Find it: 1828 W 1st Ave., 2065 W 4th Avenue, Unit #101,
The low-down: This friendly wax bar is dotted with botanical touches, from the lime green accents to the chic metallic wallpaper (talk about a calming environment to get your wax on). Plus, they use natural, Canadian-made, cream-based wax, which is perf for sensitive skin.
Price: $25 to $32 (, $7 extra for hard wax)
Stripped Wax Bar
Find it: 1016 Mainland St., 1990 W 4th Ave., 50 Lonsdale Ave. #207,
The low-down: This popular spot is a staple amongst Vancity’s waxing veterans because of the knowledgeable aestheticians, cleanly rep and playful interior. Each room is decorated with bold black and white striped walls which feel more chic boutique than wax bar.
Price: $25 to $40
Find it: 4857 Main St.,
The low-down: From the exposed brick to the geometric accents and artwork lining the walls, this upscale waxing boutique, which specializes in Brazilian waxing, has the most elegant touches. The talented team will immeds put you at ease throughout the treatment with a complimentary bevvie before you get started and an all around relaxed, upbeat vibe.
Price: $32 to $47
Sugar Box Waxing Boutique
Find it: 1025 Cambie St.,
The low-down: With pale pink walls and vintage furniture, every inch of this chic waxing boutique screams cuuuuute! The aestheticians are all about celebrating womanhood and making waxing a fun, enjoyable experience. If you’re looking to take your bikini wax to the next level, you can add some hair dye or Swarovski crystals (vajazzling, duh) for an OTT lewk.
Price: $36 to $48
Best Bikini Wax in Calgary
Golden Peach Wax Bar
Find it: 815 1 St. SW, Suite #502,
The low-down: The “waxing rockstars” at this is adorable wax bar want getting groomed down there to feel like you’re getting ready for a night out with your closest girlfriends: it should be fun, easygoing and judgement-free. The team also offers vaginal facials, which helps smooth out ingrown hairs and refreshes sensitive skin around your bikini line. Turns out, your “peach” needs pampering and primping, too.
Find it: 2105 4 St. SW, 244-7337 Macleod Trail SW, 420 11 McKenzie Towne Ave. SE, 1106 3 Ave. NW, 550 6 Ave. SE, 150 Crowfoot Cres. NW, 19 – 12424 Symons Valley Rd. NW, 232 – 70 Shawville Blvd. SE, 133 – 339 Aspen Glen Landing SW, 1939 33 Ave. SW,
The low-down: Whether you’re looking for the Hawaiian (perf for a g-string bikini) or the Alaskan (a little off the sides), this feminine waxing boutique has a range of styles for you to choose from. With 14 locations across Alberta alone, it’s safe to say this spot is a go-to for ladies on the West Coast. Bonus: they also have their own line of to help with maintenance in between appointments.
Price: $25 to $68
Find it: 6455 Macleod Trail,
The low-down: Located in the , this quaint locale uses soft wax for sensitive skin, which helps make the process and the aftercare much more painless. Owner Kenia Fuentes has over 14 years of aesthetic experience and a dedicated clientele who swear by her for their every waxing need.
Price: $35 to $45
Best Bikini Wax in Edmonton
Icon Hair & Body
Find it: 129 10150 Jasper Ave.,
The low-down: This elegant hair salon and beauty boutique uses sustainable, environmentally friendly products and services that are not only good for the environment but good for your bod, too. With marble floors, high ceilings and chic silk curtains, the monochromatic space has everything you would want in your new fave beauty spot.
Book online: No, call 780-757-4266 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
Buff Wax Spot
Find it: 9220 Ellerslie Rd. SW,
The low-down: As Edmonton’s premiere wax bar for both ladies and gents, this cheeky, playful destination truly knows how to #buffyourfluff. Right as you walk in, there’s a shelf of carefully curated with a sign saying, “Spring Weed Control” hanging above. Plus, they have the hook-up with vajacial services for a few weeks before or after your bikini wax appointment.
Price: $25 to $35
Best Bikini Wax in Saskatoon
Definitely You Spa
Find it: 715 47 St. W,
The low-down: With 15 years of experience as a business, this supes affordable waxing destination won’t break the bank for babes on a budget. As the name of this veteran spa would suggest, it’s all about you (and your pubes) when it comes to your bikini wax.
Book online: No, call 306-244-5588 to book an appointment
Find it: 3130 8 St. E #9,
The low-down: This rustic-chic medical spa offers laser, cosmetic, spa and wellness services, which makes this spot a one-stop-shop for all of your beauty needs. Award-winning aestheticians Tara and Shawna specialize in waxing, making it as painless as possible.
Best Bikini Wax in Winnipeg
Advanced Body Sugaring & Aesthetics By Maria
Find it: 837 Corydon Ave,
The low-down: Although this *technically* isn’t waxing, we are literally obsessed with sugaring (using a sugar paste to remove hair—owner and aesthetician extraordinaire Maria Volcke created her own all-natural version). It’s a less painful alternative that leaves your skin soft and supple sans itchy bumps and painful rashes.
Price: $35 to $39
The Magic Room Spa
Find it: 264 Edmonton St.,
The low-down: This spacious, brightly lit day spa (it’s over 7,000 sq ft., nbd) offers a range of aesthetic and spa services, including waxing and sugaring for your bikini line. With over 50 years in the industry, this spot is the OG of luxe spas in the city.
Book online: No, call 204-943-6702 to book an appointment
Bare Body Sugaring
Find it: 580 Academy Rd., 36 Barberry Rd.,
The low-down: If you’re tired of waxing, this sweet sugaring spot is perf for you. The talented team has done over 4,000 Brazilians using a sugar, lemon and water mixture to remove hair, so you could basically say they have mastered the art of grooming vajs.
Best Bikini Wax in Toronto
Slick Wax Bar
Find it: 97 Scollard St.,
The low-down: Located in the heart of Yorkville, this chic wax bar uses six different types of top-of-the-line wax from French brand . When it comes to waxing at this high-end spot, it’s all about customizability, comfort and cleanliness in a luxurious environment.
Price: $30 to $40
Fuzz Wax Bar
Find it: 488 Bloor St. W, 701 Queen St. W, 934 Queen St. E, 2654 Yonge St.,
The low-down: This popular wax bar is no stranger to the 6’s beauty scene and they have the rep to prove it. If you want to take your waxing sesh to the next level, the “Fuzzologists” can give you a (yes that’s right, a vagina facial). The luxe treatment (which includes a soothing mask for your vaj, btw) is perf for in-between appointments to prevent ingrown hairs and soften your skin.
Price: $15 to $35
Her Majesty’s Pleasure
Find it: 556 King St. W,
The low-down: Nestled in the Fashion District, this elegant spa combines two of our favourite things on this earth: beauty and booze. If you’re nervous for your bikini wax and need a little (alcoholic) courage, grab a glass of champagne at the in-house marble-topped bar before your appointment.
Naked Beauty Bar
Find it: 889 Dundas St. W,
The low-down: Every inch of this beauty bar is just begging to be captured for your Instagram feed. It’s a minimalist’s dream with the timeless black, white and wood palette, shelves of beauty prods that you probably saw on your Tumblr feed and vases of fresh foliage on the tables (not to mention the impeccable nail, eyelash extension and waxing services).
Price: $25 to $35
Find it: 643 Queen St. E,
The low-down: For those looking for a more environmentally friendly, sustainable beauty biz (aren’t we all?), we cannot recommend this place enough. The nail salon and beauty bar prides itself on its use of all-natural waxes that aren’t filled with harsh chemicals and damaging ingredients. You can finally feel good about what you’re putting on your bod.
Best Bikini Wax in Ottawa
Find it: 1366 Clyde Ave.,
The low-down: With a team of five upbeat, experienced sugaring and waxing specialists, this hair salon-meets-spa-meets-beauty bar can do hair removal for both men and women. The welcoming atmosphere, modern décor and diverse range of aesthetic services make this spot a beauty no-brainer for babes in the West End.
Price: $17 to $33
Book online: No, call 613-695-5893 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
Flirt Wax Bar
Find it: 2297 Elmira Dr.,
The low-down: This hidden gem in the Ottawa beauty scene is run by beauty expert Ashley Eheler out of her home. She has transformed her space into a colourful oasis (think: bright turquoise walls adorned with the word “flirt”) for her relaxed, yet chatty waxing sessions. This spot won’t be a secret for much longer.
Price: $16 to $25
Book online: No, call 613-894-1780 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
The Upkeep Shoppe
Find it: 358 Preston St.,
The low-down: This award-winning beauty bar in Centretown West is truly a one stop “shoppe” (see what I did there?) for all of your beauty needs, whether it’s getting a with your fave lady or cleaning up your bikini line for your brand new swimsuit. If you want to de-stress before your appointment, hit up the tea lounge upstairs and cozy up to a cup of their own line of leafy brews.
Best Bikini Wax in Montreal
NStyle Beauty Lounge
Find it: 1500 McGill College Ave.,
The low-down: From nails to facials and waxing (oh my!), this contemporary beauty lounge and day spa has mastered the art of getting your glam on. After you’re all smooth from your bikini wax, add the salt glow and detox treatment, which can help your hair grow back softer and leave the sensitive skin around your vagina glowing.
Price: $12 to $35
Find it: 3833 St Jacques St.,
The low-down: This playful day spa is adorned with the cutest décor, from cartoon hands with fresh nail polish painted on the walls to the bright mustard couch in the reception area. This St. Henri spot started off as strictly a spray tanning biz, but has since expanded to nails, eyelash extensions and waxing, too.
Price: $29 to $35
Find it: 677 Saint-Catherine St. W M24A,
The low-down: If you’re looking for a beauty pick-me-up on-the-go (a.k.a. the morning of your beach vacation you realize you haven’t groomed your bikini line and need to get waxed ASAP), this modern beauty bar is perf for you. Run in for a quick mani touch-up or bikini wax and you’ll be onto your beach trip in no time.
Price: $20 to $30
Book online: No, call 514-600-0464 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
Clin d’Oeil MTL
Find it: 380 Guy St.,
The low-down: With the affordable prices, friendly staff and warm, modern atmosphere, this beauty salon can give you a chic mani, rejuvenating facial and bikini wax all in one visit. It’s the perf place for a total head-to-toe beauty moment when you’re in desperate need of some TLC for the summer season.
Book online: No, call 438-333 – 5565 to book an appointment
Best Bikini Wax in Moncton
Find it: 1579 Mountain Rd.,
The low-down: This eclectic salon and day spa is all about making you look and feel rejuvenated, whether you’re getting a luxe facial, hot stone massage or bikini wax. The friendly aestheticians *deliver* on East Coast charm and personalize the products to fit your skin type, so you’ll be moisturized, exfoliated and smooth after your wax sesh.
Price: $25 to $35
Book online: No, call 506-855-1776 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
Kimberly The Studio
Find it: 139 Archibald St.,
The low-down: Kimberly Gautreau is known among her dedicated clientele as a “vagician” (so cute, right?) because of her holistic, all-natural hair removal services tailored individually to each woman’s body. She uses a body scrub from Canadian-made, woman-owned company and continues to promote sisterhood and female empowerment throughout her practice.
Fingers, Faces and Feet
Find it: 66 Donald Ave.,
The low-down: Not only does this Moncton biz specialize in statement-making manis and personalized facials, they also can get you and your bikini line on point for bathing suit season. The bustling beauty spot has 20 years of experience in the industry under their belt, making them a jack of all trades when it comes to pampering their clients from H2T (head to toe, obvs).
Best Bikini Wax in Halifax
Find it: 5640 Spring Garden Rd.,
The low-down: This welcoming salon, spa and medical aesthetics biz offers both for your bikini line. The talented team uses a combination of hard and soft wax, which makes for the most effective, yet painless hair removal process. Finally, no more tears at our waxing appointments!
Price: $30 to $50
Find it: 5475 Spring Garden Rd.,
The low-down: With 12 locations from coast to coast, this modern waxing bar has depending on your skin and hair type (#blessed). Choose between the gold hard wax for a more painless process without redness, the cream-based superior strip wax for a moisturizing wax experience or the super hero stripless wax which works perf for stubborn shorter hair. Plus, they carry their own line of to help you stay smooth and supple in between appointments.
Price: $28 to $36
Uptown Salon and Spa
Find it: 5521 Young St.,
The low-down: Step inside this colourful, rustic spot where beauty prods, nail polish and hair goodies line the walls and you’ll immeds be in the best mood to get your hair (on your head or below the belt) primped and pampered. The all-female team of aestheticians and hair stylists are here to make you look and feel like the boss that you are.
Price: $45 to $48
Book online: No, call 902-454-6996 or email [email protected] ownchic.ca to book an appointment
Best Bikini Wax in Charlottetown
Find it: 4 Prince St.,
The low-down: Step inside this serene sanctuary and you’ll immediately feel relaxed thanks to the rustic wooden accents, cozy leather seating and breathtaking views of the ocean from the lounge area. This relaxing day spa is all about helping you unwind and unplug after a long stressful week whether you’re getting a pedicure or bikini wax.
The Ten Spot
Find it: 43 Queen St. Suite #102,
The low-down: With roots in Toronto’s Queen West neighbourhood, this buzz-worthy beauty bar has expanded across Canada and landed on the Island. With pops orange décor and an approachable staff, this spot is all about making you #FeelLikeATen. Bonus: they have Netflix in the waxing room so you can have Queer Eye‘s very own grooming guru Johnathan Van Ness shouting “yaaaas honey” while you get your bikini line waxed.
Price: $28 to $42
Best Bikini Wax in St. John’s
Find it: 115 Cavendish Square,
The low-down: Located in the , this cozy downtown spa offers a relaxing, rejuvenating oasis for all of their treatments, including getting your vagina waxed. Plus, complimentary herbal tea and coffee will put you in a zen mood before your appointment.
Book online: No, call 709-739-0923 or email [email protected] to book an appointment
The Signature Salon
Find it: 392 Elizabeth Ave.,
The low-down: This award-winning salon can transform your lewk from your tresses to your toes (and yes, your bikini line, too). There’s a reason the enthusiastic all-female staff has such a dedicated clientele. Plus, the sleek space (think, black leather chairs and dark wood floors) gives off an ultra-cool vibe.
Price: Starting at $27
Book online: No, call 709-579-5496 or email [email protected] to book an appointment