We've all been there - needing a haircut or a leg wax, but without the time or money to book a salon appointment.
But there are some circumstances where patience is a virtue as trying beauty procedures at home can often end in disasters, the Daily Mail reports.
People have been sharing their home beauty treatment disasters via the secret-sharing app Whisper, and their accounts will make your toes curl.
From missing eyebrows to wax that's impossible to remove from intimate areas, their accounts prove that sometimes beauty treatments are best left to the professionals.
This article was first published on Daily Mail and is republished here with permission.