If the brazilian waxing is too painful, ask the technician to apply strips to smaller areas at a time. Brazilian Waxing usually starts in the front and moves toward the back. (Brazilian Wax) You may be asked to help hold skin taut. (Brazilian Wax) The procedure, like any waxing, can be very painful at first, but frequent visits usually cuts down on the pain factor. (Brazilian Wax) I suggest taking 2 Advil an hour before your procedure. (Brazilian Wax) As for the embarrassment factor — we like to think getting a Brazilian can’t be any more embarrassing than a typical visit to your gynecologist’s office. These technicians have seen it all before. Brazilian Wax.