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A Wail of a Time Talc-Free Priming Powder

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Who knew dusting could be fun?

Designed to absorb excess oil and moisture, this talc and aluminum-free pre-wax powder primes your skin for the smoothest wax possible. 
  • Vegan
  • Cruelty Free
  • Gluten Free
  • Phthalate Free
  • 24% Organic

Power Players: 
  • Organic Aloe Leaf Powder - moisturizing and soothing to keep formula from over-drying skin
  • Non-GMO Corn Starch - absorbent and gentle on skin
  • Provitamin B5 - protects the skin's barrier and helps shield it from irritation
  • Allantoin - helps protect and soothe skin
Free From:
  • Talc
  • Aluminum
  • Phthalates
  • Parabens
  • Gluten
  • GMO's
  • Synthetic Fragrances
  • Synthetic Dyes
Full Ingredients:

Sodium Bicarbonate, Organic Zea Mays (Cornstarch), Allantoin, Panthenol, Zinc Oxide (CI 77947), Illite Clay, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Organic Aloe Barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice.

How to Use
  • Pre-Wax: Dust powder on clean, dry skin. Focus on areas that need extra moisture removed.

  • Bonus: A Wail of a Time Talc-Free Priming Powder doubles as a dry shampoo for days your scalp needs a little extra oil control.

  • Warnings: Not for internal consumption.  If you’re pregnant or lactating consult with your doctor prior to use.  Discontinue use if irritation occurs.
Why It’s Wussy Approved
  • Helps absorb excess oils and moisture before waxing
  • No synthetic fragrances or dyes
  • Can also be used as a dry shampoo (multi-use products for the win)
Key Benefits
  • Made without Talc and Aluminum
  • 24% Organic
  • Deodorizing Baking Soda and absorbing non-GMO Cornstarch blend to create a lightweight powder with high absorption 
  • Silky-smooth powder is perfect for dusting from head to toe
  • Helps absorb moisture and oil prior to waxing
  • Safe to use on both body and face
Gentle, non-comedogenic, and for all skin types


Find the most frequently asked questions below.

Not necessarily. We recommend powdering anywhere that has extra moisture or oil such as the pubic area or underarms. We do not recommend powdering the face unless the skin is extremely oily. 

The Wail of a Time Talc-Free Priming Powder is designed to absorb excess oil and moisture so the wax can adhere better to the skin. It’s an optional step depending on what area is being waxed.

  • Use the Wail of a Time Talc-Free Priming Powder as the second prep step BEFORE waxing.
  • It’s super important to have clean, exfoliated skin prior to waxing.
  • After the Ride or Cry AHA Exfoliating Splash has dried, use A Wail of a Time Talc-Free Priming Powder to absorb excess oil or moisture.

No, if you have dry skin, we recommend skipping this step.

  • For a natural alternative to aerosol dry shampoo, sprinkle a light dusting of A Wail of a Time directly on to oily roots.
  • Lightly massage into roots and allow powder to absorb for 10 minutes before brushing through hair.