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THE SENSE K-SOLSHADE LINE IS HERE-The new skin care product line you will love

Uni K Wax is proud to introduce its new line of skin care products, SENSE K-SOLSHADE, formulated and designed to protect, rejuvenate and refresh your skin against the influences of the sun. While easy to apply, they offer satisfying benefits by delivering a burst of essential minerals that your skin needs to stay healthy.

The K-Solshade line consist of a Sunscreen Facial Cream, Sunscreen Body Spray and Hydrating Mist, all intended to provide essential minerals and active ingredients for UV protection which are fundamental to your skin’s long lasting well-being.


  • - Sunscreen Cream – Face

Look and feel fresher with this silky nourishing cream, the perfect complement to your daily regimen.

The K-Solshade Face Cream protects and moisturizes your face with a broad spectrum of UV protection. It can be applied underneath your makeup or as your barrier to the effects of the sun.

  • - Sunscreen Spray – Body

Indulge yourself and enjoy the great outdoors while defending your skin against the effects of the sun.

K-Solshade Body protects your skin from the influences of the sun. This sunscreen body spray is appealing for its quick application, even coverage, transparency and extended duration while resulting in healthy benefits for you.

  • - Hydra Mist

Look good and feel good by giving your skin the pick-me-up it needs while fitting into your busy lifestyle.

The K-Aguafresh Mist moisturizes your skin and hydrates your face and body to stay healthy longer. This lightweight spray hydrates with a fresh, comforting mist of enriched moisture.

Next time you visit your Uni K Wax Center make sure you try these products; you will simply love them! And they can be the perfect gift for mother’s day, especially now that the sunny days of Summer are approaching. You can purchase them at your Center or if you prefer you can buy them online now.







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CELIAC AWARENESS MONTH – New to Uni K Wax or not? We have a special for you during the month of May

May is Celiac Awareness Month, a condition also known as gluten intolerance disorder. Uni K Wax is using its monthly promotion to help spread the word and raise awareness about this disease.

“We are very proud that all our products, including our all-natural elastic wax, are gluten-free” says Noemi Grupenmager, Uni K Wax founder and CEO, who is herself gluten-intolerant.

During May if you are new to Uni K Wax you can get a FREE Upper Lip (for her) or Shoulders (for him). If you are already a customer, you can receive $5 off when you spend $25 or more during your visit. Be aware that these offers are valid only Sundays and Mondays during the month of May.*

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder that can occur in genetically predisposed people where the ingestion of gluten leads to damage in the small intestine. Celiac disease cannot be cured. Strict adherence to a gluten-free diet for life is the only treatment currently available. This involves the elimination of wheat, rye, barley, and derivatives of these grains from your diet.

According to the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness, “Celiac disease affects 3 million Americans, yet 83% of sufferers don’t know they have it.”  It is considered to be the most under-diagnosed common disease today, potentially affecting 1 in every 133 people in the USA including men and women of all ages and races.

In May we also celebrate Mother’s day…  and what better present for her than the gift of Uni K Wax – a gift card or a gift certificate for her to use towards any of our services or products!  Gift cards are available for purchase at any Center. Personalized Gift certificates are available online and via Facebook.

You can choose from multiple designs including ones specially created for Mother’s Day! You simply pick the card you like, the dollar amount you want to give, who it’s from and who it’s for, put in a unique message, and you are done! Best of all, you can print it on the spot, e-mail it right away, or schedule a specific day in the future for it to be sent via e-mail. So go online now or visit our Facebook page and buy a gift certificate for your mom to be sent to her on May 8!!



*FREE Upper-Lip (Her – Code:P-MAY16-NC-FULH) and Shoulder (Him-Code:P-MAY16-NC-FSM) wax offer valid for NEW customers only. Offer not valid for existing customers, discount will not be honored at time of service. The $5 OFF (Code: P-MAY16-$5OFF-SM) offer valid for Uni K Wax Rewards Members (Her/Him/Teen) when spending a total of $25 or more in products and/or services. Both offers valid on Sundays and Mondays only between May 1 – 31st 2016, and not valid during blackout dates from May 23rd – 29th 2016. Must be a valid Uni K Wax Rewards Member (Her/Him/Teen) at the time of service. Must present valid Photo ID. To learn more about the Uni K Wax Rewards program, read full terms and conditions visit http://www.unikwax.com/rewards-program/. Cannot be combined with any other offers. $25 spend can be made online or at any Uni K Wax Center. No Cash value. Uni K Wax Centers are independently owned and operated.


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Go Green! Get Points!

This April, lets celebrate “Earth Day” all month long with DOUBLE REWARDS POINTS for every service and product you purchase! *

On April 22nd each year there are Earth Day celebrations held in more than 192 countries around the world. Earth Day is meant to show support for protecting the environment.

At Uni K Wax we are proud to be environmentally conscious and to offer our customers a “Green” alternative for hair removal. We have developed a proprietary eco-friendly natural wax which took three years of in-depth laboratory research to perfect:

-  Made from 100% natural ingredients
-  Environmentally friendly
-  Hypoallergenic, biodegradable and non-toxic
-  Vegan friendly and gluten free
-  Made in the USA with a low carbon footprint
-  And it happens to also have a green color…

A wax that today is referred to as the Elastic “Ouchless” Wax because when it is removed, it provides little if any discomfort.  Applied at body temperature and specifically made for sensitive skin, it gently removes hair and at the same time exfoliates and nourishes the skin leaving it smooth and silky.

So this April, “Go Green”, go to Uni K Wax and get twice the points for every dollar you spend on services and products. To get those double points you must be enrolled in our Uni K Reward or TeenClub Programs.  If you are not, don’t worry, you simply sign up at your Center, it is FREE and you can start earning points!



* Valid for new and existing Uni K Wax Rewards and TeenClub Members. Double points are rewarded on sales and services purchases from 4/1/2016 to 4/30/2016, after checkout. This double reward points offer is not applicable to the purchase of packages, series or gift certificates or actions such as: Appointments booked on-line, Pre-book, Customer Birthday, or Customer Referral. Cannot be combined with other offers, and points are not rewarded at the time of series redemption. No cash value. Uni K Wax Centers are independently owned and operated.






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Spring is almost here and so is Spring Break! It’s time to get ready and show off your smooth and silky skin! We want to help your skin glow with a special promotion throughout March. We are offering a $10 off gift when you spend $85 or more during a single visit in March! The gift will be applied as a discount at checkout*.

This promotion is valid for all new and existing Uni K Reward and TeenClub Members only, so make sure to sign up for and start building up points! It is FREE and you can do it at your Center.

As we start to shed our winter wardrobes and break out our sleeveless shirts, shorts and skirts, there couldn’t be a better time to visit Uni K Wax to pamper your skin.  Uni K Wax Centers are centers solely dedicated to waxing and committed to providing you with the most comfortable and hygienic spa-like hair removal experience.

The secret of Uni K Wax success is the unique combination of:

- A proprietary all-natural and elastic wax, applied at body temperature to smoothly remove the hair while exfoliating and moisturizing your skin.

- Exclusive waxing techniques perfected over 20 years.

- Rigorously trained waxers that you will find only at Uni K Wax Centers.

- Each Uni K Wax Center has its own on-site lab, where the wax is prepared fresh for each individual customer and discarded after use to ensure the highest standards of hygiene.

No wonder Uni K Wax Centers are known to be the place where you can enjoy a professional and truly “Ouch-less” waxing experience.

So make your appointment today and enjoy the $10 off gift.  Receive an additional 2,000 reward points (equal to $2) if you book online. Why wait? Click here to book online now.



*Valid for new and existing Uni K Wax Rewards members (Her/Him/Teen) from March 1 to 31, 2016. Customers must spend $85 or more on services and/or products, during a single visit to benefit from a $10 off gift to be applied as a discount at the time of check out during any single visit Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays in March, only. Does not apply to series, packages, gift cards or gift certificates. Offer valid for one customer only, cannot combine services of another customer to reach the $85 spend value or limit. The $10 off gift is not transferrable. Cannot be combined with other offers, packages or series. Uni K Wax TeenClub members are restricted to services offered on the TeenClub menu unless authorized for additional services. No cash value. Uni K Wax Centers are independently owned and operated.

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Uni K Wax is celebrating Valentine’s Day, love and friendship all month, with two great offers:

1. Receive a $25 Gift Certificate when you spend $100 or more in Services and/or Products. Gift certificates will be emailed after February 29, 2016.

2. Double your Rewards Points ($10) for each friend you refer.  Every friend receives 10% off her/his first visit*  There is no limit to the number of friends you can refer, the more you refer the more points you can earn! This offer is great for both you and your friends.

Our Uni K Rewards Program is the most “rewarding” in the waxing industry!  Our program is designed to reward you for everything you do at Uni K Wax Centers, from booking online to purchasing services and products.

-  For every 1,000 points you earn you get $1 of value.

-  On your Birthday earn 5,000 ($5) rewards points.

-  Refer a friend and earn 5,000 ($5) rewards points.  (This month – earn double the points – 10,000 ($10))

-  Pre book your appointment and earn 1,000 ($1) rewards points.

-  Book online and earn 2,000 ($2) rewards points.

-  Double the points when you buy a Series

If you are not enrolled in the Rewards Program yet, it’s not too late. Sign up at your local Uni K Wax Center, it’s FREE!

Looking for a gift to give your friend, colleague or a significant other this Valentine’s Day?  Uni K Wax has a specially designed Valentine’s Gift Certificate available online and can be emailed or printed, in a matter of minutes.     Click HERE to buy a Gift Certificate for that special someone.

You can also order a Gift Card online and it will be delivered to any destination within the USA. Online ordered Uni K Wax Gift Cards are shipped gift wrapped in a gift bag, with a nail file, pen, brochure, gift card holder and tissue paper.  Gift Cards are also available to purchase at any Uni K Wax Center.

Last but not least, we have a Valentine’s Ready Package - Full Brazilian Bikini (front and back), Full Face and Full Arms.  The price of the package for Her is $124 (regular price $155) and $168 for Him (regular price $210).

We look forward to Celebrating Love with you all month long, with our February 2016 promotion.  Don’t forget to book your appointment early leading up to Valentine’s Day, many Centers have extended their hours, check with your Center for details. Have a wonderful month and a very Happy Valentine’s Day!


*  Valid for Uni K Wax Rewards Members (Her/Him/Teen) only from February 1 – 29, 2016. Double points do not apply to services, products, Series, on-line bookings, pre-bookings or customer’s birthday. Must be a valid Uni K Wax Rewards Member (Her/Him/Teen) at the time of service. Must present valid Photo ID. Refer a friend points during non-promotional periods are 5,000 per referral, during this promotion the refer a friend points increase to a total 10,000 per referral. 1,000 points equates to $1.00 to be redeemed at any Uni K Wax Center towards services. No limit to the number of friends you can refer, but the friend must not be a current Uni K Wax Customer or have a Uni K Wax Rewards or TeenClub Membership, or be on the Uni K Wax Customer database. To learn more about the Uni K Wax Rewards program, read full terms and conditions visit http://www.unikwax.com/rewards-program/. To receive the $25 Gift Certificate spend $100 during any single visit, on products and/or services. Gift Certificates will be emailed by UKW Franchising Company LLC, after February 29, 2016 and must be redeemed by August 31, 2016. Unused Gift Certificates with full or part value, after August 31, 2016 will not be honored. Gift Certificates cannot be redeemed for cash and must be used at any Uni K Wax Center or online at www.unikwax.com. $100 spend is valid on services and/or products and excludes Series, packages, gift cards and gift certificates. Cannot be combined with any other offers. $100 spend can be made online or at any Uni K Wax Center. No Cash value. Uni K Wax Centers are independently owned and operated.

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Buy 10 Get 3 Free – Any Series!

Everyone at Uni K Wax Centers would like to wish our customers and the readers of this blog a very happy New Year, and of course, a year of smooth and healthy skin!

Start the New Year with a resolution, “A Whole Year of Smooth Skin”.  Our January promotion will help you keep your resolution and save money at the same time.  During the month of January, if you purchase a Series of 10 of the same type of service, we will give you an extra 3 services for free!  With a Series, you can wax for a whole year for one low price (Series are valid for 24 months).

January’s promotion gives you 30% more value, so benefit from the saving.  The more Series you buy during the month, the more you save throughout the year.

Any service can be purchased as a Series…even our Touch-up services!  (Excludes TeenClub Services).

Uni K Wax Centers are the only waxing centers to offer over 80 different types of waxing services for women and men, that’s over 160 services combined.

Details about Series and this offer:

- You can buy as many Series of 10 services as you wish, and enjoy an extra 3 of the same services for free.  This offer is only available during January 2016.
- Series can be redeemed at any Uni K Wax Center.
- You have 24 months to use your Series, from the time of purchase.
- You can purchase a Series at Uni K Wax Center or online.
- When you select your Series of 10 + 2, the extra service will be added within 5 business days.
- You can even use some or all of your rewards points to purchase a Series.
- Any type of service from the Menu for Her or Him can be purchased as a Series including Touch-up services.

One more exciting announcement for our customers.  We are proud to introduce our new retail product collection – SENSE by UKW.  A line exclusive to Uni K Wax and not available anywhere else. SENSE by UKW launched the Winter Collections ANANDA for Her and MUKTI for Him. ANANDA and MUKTI have been uniquely crafted to moisturize the skin between waxing visits, and to specifically nourish the skin and protect the body from the elements of Winter. Try them at your Center or purchase them online

We wish you a happy and healthy New Year.

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As we reach the end of 2015, Uni K Wax is very proud to continue to lead and stay at the forefront of the waxing industry.   Thank you all for your loyalty and support!

As a token of appreciation to all our loyal Rewards Members, we want to give you a Holiday Gift –  free underarms service, to be redeemed in January 2016, when you spend $50 or more (him/her) or $30 or more (teen) on services and/or products during any single visit during the month of December. 

Innovation continues in 2015

When Uni K Wax opened its first Center in 1993, the founder and CEO, Noemi Grupenmager, envisioned a waxing-only center to offer services for both men and women which would raise the industry standards.  It is that innovative thinking that allowed Uni K Wax to bring to the market a unique all-natural, hygienic and ouchless body waxing experience. When we read customers’ testimonials, or different media publications, we know Noemi’s vision has become a reality.  Everyone describes their visit at Uni K Wax as “the most comfortable waxing experience they have had”.

Staying on top requires forward thinking and a relentless desire to be the best.  Noemi Grupenmager says: “It is not in my nature to stand still.  I always like to look forward and find ways to make our Centers and the waxing experiences they provide, even better than they already are.  That’s not an easy task as we have set the bar very high.” During the past year, Uni K Wax has been featured in multiple media outlets for the many “firsts” Uni K Wax keeps bringing to the industry. From January to November, Uni K Wax has enjoyed over 2,467,199,789 Circulation and 2,508,488,789 Impressions from the Media.

In 2015, Uni K Wax continued to enrich the “all natural waxing experience” with new innovative services and Center openings.  Some of the key events that occurred during the year included:

     - The launch of the new Boxers and Collar waxing services exclusively for men and only available, for the first time, at Uni K Wax Centers. Read more about these two new services in our June blog

     - The introduction of the new Boyshorts waxing service offered exclusively for women and available, for the first time, at Uni K Wax Centers. The Boyshorts waxing service is designed to provide a comfortable sensation for this area of the body against the softness of the fabric as well as provide an extra level of cleanliness.

     - Adding more Touch-up services to the Touch-up menu as well as extending the time for a service to be eligible for a Touch-up, from 12 to 14 days. This means that you can have the same service done within 14 days of your last wax or previous Touch-up at any Uni K Wax Center at special discount prices, as shown in the Touch-up pricing list. Read more in our July Blog.

     - Opening a new Center in Hoboken, New Jersey for the first time.

     - Expanding in Manhattan, with the opening of new Centers in Hells Kitchen, Cooper Square and East Village.

     - Great exposure for our new High Precision Tweezers available in many colors was not only well embraced by customers but the media gave them excellent reviews as well – Girls’ Life, Genlux, Beauty Sweet Spot and Hollywood Life.

     - The introduction of “The Featured Package of the Month.”  A special monthly package which is offered at a discounted price, only for that specific month. This is yet another way we offer our customers opportunities to save on their waxing services.

This month’s featured “Festive Season Package”, includes Full Face, Full Legs and Underarms for a reduced priced of $112 for her ($28 off the regular price) and $144 for him ($36 off the regular price).

Our gift cards or gift certificates make a great Holiday Gift and are available at any Center as well as online or via Facebook. 

Noemi Grupenmager is very optimistic and looking forward to the many exciting plans for 2016.  She takes the opportunity to express, “I am very grateful and appreciative for our customers’ loyalty and the dedication of each Uni K Wax Center”. 

As we reach the end of 2015 and start 2016, we want wish you and your families a very happy Holiday Season and healthy New Year!

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November is officially designated as National Healthy Skin Month in the U.S.  All month long, people are encouraged to learn about the many functions of the skin and how to keep it healthy. The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) first implemented November as Healthy Skin Month in order to raise awareness about the importance of keeping skin fresh, hydrated and healthy all year round.  A vital necessity when waxing, to have hydrated and healthy skin between waxing visits.

Also our special elastic wax, lightly exfoliates the skin, enabling your skin to maintain a higher level absorption when you apply the moisturizer for greater skin hydration.

Healthy and hydrated skin allows for a better waxing experience as the skin is plump and the hair is easily removed from the root when waxed.

Since Uni K Wax’s inception in 1993, its founder and CEO, Noemi Grupenmager, envisioned a waxing-only center to offer services for both men and women, which would raise the industry and marketplace standards. “Having sensitive skin myself, I recognized the need for a wax that was all-natural and relaxing when applied and removed.  A wax that would not aggravate the skin with harsh chemicals and synthetic ingredients,” Noemi explains.

Noemi opened Uni K Wax first location in Miami Beach, FL, using her own proprietary all-natural elastic wax, made of beeswax, essential oils and a special pine tree resin, which took three years of in-depth laboratory research to perfect. A wax that today is referred to as the Elastic “Ouchless” Wax because when it is removed, it provides little if any discomfort.  Applied at body temperature and specifically made for sensitive skin, it gently removes hair and at the same time nourishes the skin leaving it smooth and glowing. Since 1993 to this day, Uni K Wax Centers only use all-natural products.

Uni K Wax’s commitment to healthy skin is further reflected in its highest standards for cleanliness and hygiene. In every Uni K Wax Center there is an on-site lab where the wax is prepared each day and every customer receives their own freshly warmer of wax, exclusively for their service.  When the service is completed the warmer is returned to the lab and the assistants discard any remaining wax, clean, and disinfect the warmer in preparation for the next service.

In celebration of Healthy Skin Month, Uni K Wax is rewarding its customers with a $5 gift when they spend $50 or more and a $10 gift when they spend $75 or more, a great offer which is applied at the time of check-out from the service. The offer is valid during November from Sunday to Tuesday for new and existing Reward members, both men and women.   Ask at the Center for full terms and conditions.

The featured package for the month of November is also in honor of Healthy Skin Month – titled – Healthy Skin Package, featuring:

Full Brazilian Bikini Front and Back, Full Face and Underarms at a great Package Price.  Additionally, each of these services are eligible for a Touch-up service, to keep your skin healthy through the whole month.

Come visit our Centers during November to pamper your skin and feel the first and truly only all-natural waxing experience available on the market.




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15% OFF TREAT every single visit during October!

This October Uni K Wax is offering its Rewards members (her & him) the chance to create their own package of 3 or more services every single visit during October and receive a 15% off treat! 

This Halloween month Uni K Wax is treating its customers with a unique chance to create their dream package with the services that uniquely suits them.  The best part is that customers can benefit from this offer more than once, as long as:

1.  They are Uni K Wax Rewards Members (her and him) at the time of the visit.
2.  They choose three or more services during one single visit.
3.  The visits are during October.

This is a terrific opportunity to explore the many services available at Uni K Wax. Did you know that Uni K Wax Centers are the only waxing centers that offer over 80 different types of waxing services for women and men, that is over 160 total waxing services?  And that we offer the most extensive range of bikini services in the market?

Since 1993, Uni K Wax has offered full body and face waxing to meet every one of our customers waxing needs.  We also provide an extensive waxing menu, so that our customers only pay for the waxing service that they need.  For example, we offer a stomach strip service so that the customer pays only to have hair removed from the stomach area and not for the whole stomach.

So this month take the opportunity to explore the comprehensive variety of services we offer.  Ask the receptionist or you waxer for the Body Chart booklet that visually shows every service available for women and men.

Happy Halloween and we hope to see you at one of our Centers during October so our trained waxers can give you a treat!

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TRIPLE REWARDS POINTS at Uni K Wax during September!

This September Uni K Wax is rewarding ALL its customers for their loyalty with TRIPLE rewards points for every dollar they spend in services and products. Women, men and teens can all benefit from this offer, as long as they are Rewards or TeenClub members.

The good news is that membership in our Rewards program (her and him) and TeenClub program is FREE. 

Here are some great features of our Rewards and TeenClub programs:

1.  Enrollment is EASY!  During your next visit to any Uni K Wax Center, make sure the receptionist enrolls you and gives you your Rewards card or TeenClub card.

2.  It’s FREE!  There is no annual fee, no minimum amount of visits.

3.  You can redeem your points at ANY TIME and at ANY Uni K Wax Center!

4.  Not only will you receive points that translate into dollars that can be used at any Uni K Wax Center, but also entitles you to participate in many special offers throughout the year (like the one this month). Learn more about how to earn points at our website.

Make sure to sign up at your next visit if you haven’t yet and receive triple points during the month of September.

The celebrations continue as we commemorate the second anniversary of our TeenClub. A program, unique to Uni K Wax, designed exclusively for teens, 17 years and under.  Our TeenClub offers a select services menu with special pricing and most importantly, we know that when teens come to our centers, they experience the Uni K Wax treatment by our qualified waxers, specially trained to wax sensitive skin.

As a token of our appreciation to our teen customers, who keep making this exceptional program so successful, we are giving every teen customer a FREE TeenClub bag after every appointment at Uni K Wax during September (TeenClub bag shown in the picture above).  No minimum purchase is needed!  These great and versatile bags can be used for school, travel or to carry things inside your purse.  You can return for another service on another day, and receive another TeenClub bag for free.  This offer is valid while supply last, so hurry and make your appointment now.

Last but not least, Uni K Wax is proud to announce the new Boyshorts waxing services offered exclusively for women and available, for the first time, at Uni K Wax Centers!

The Boyshorts waxing service is designed to provide a comfortable sensation for this area of the body against the softness of the fabric as well as provide extra level of cleanliness.  The introduction of this new service follows the Boxer waxing services introduced back in June for men only.

So this September, come visit any of our Uni K Wax Centers and enjoy TRIPLE REWARDS POINTS.  PLUS if you are a teen, get your TeenClub Bag after your appointment; if you are a woman try our new Boyshorts waxing service and if you are a man, and haven’t tried it yet, go for the Boxer or Collar waxing service!!!







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