Waxing the City LoDo
Waxing the City LoDo
Waxing the City LoDo
Waxing the City LoDo

Waxing the City Denver, CO – Lodo

Located in the heart of the Lower Downtown district off of the world renowned 16th Street Mall, this upscale studio has a historic ambiance of exposed brick & stone walls and beautiful woodwork taking you back into centuries of architecture. We are an exclusive body waxing studio, focused only on the art of wax. This studio also features our training center, “Waxing University,” which allows for a state-of-the-art educational environment for all employees.

1664 Market Street
Denver, CO 80202
phone: (303) 592-2929

This place is the BEST. The work is outstanding, the technicians are friendly and professional, and the prices are incredibly affordable (and they don't even let you tip)! -Becky R Denver, CO

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Hours of operation:

Monday-Friday: 9:00am – 7:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Sunday – 9:00am – 4:00pm

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Level 1 Stephanie Zissimos
Destinee is a hometown Denver native.  She attended Xenon International Academy.  Hobbies include board games, crocheting beanies and riding her bike. 
Aloha! Greetings from Hawaii....Melanie attended Glenwood Beauty Academy and has been perfecting her skills for several years.  Melanie says, "waxing is my passion....I love it!"  "I love how waxing makes people feel about themselves and I love the gratification as it is so quick. It's like cleaning the house!"  In her spare time Melanie enjoys golfing, hiking, and biking.
Level 1 Christina Palacios
James says her Mom was military so she moved around ALOT...therefore "home is where I take my shoes off"! James received her esthetics degree from International Salon/Spa. We asked James her waxing specialty..her reply was "I love it ALL" and it is instant gratification. Hobbies include rock climbing, hanging with family and "eating yummy food that my husband makes"!  James considers her greatest award in life to be her family and her community/volunteer efforts focus on helping her Mom raise money for childrens cancer research.
Abigail is originally from Scottsbluff, Nebraska and attended both the University of  Montana and College of Body Arts & Sciences.  She says she likes the speediness of the service along with seeing her clients on an on-going basis allows her to develop long lasting relationships.  When asked to tell something interesting about herself she responded, "when I was 24 years old I had the opportunity to travel to India and Nepal....during my adventures, I hiked in the Himalayas.  My experience was life changing."  Hobbies include: cooking, wine, cycling, and book clubs.
Lorin grew up in Lakewood, CO and attended Artistic Beauty College graduating in July 2004.  Lorin has worked in many local well known full service salons throughout the Denver metro area.  Her passion for waxing created a career path that ended up here at Waxing the City (lucky for us)!  Lorin loves long term client relationships as it allows time to see the true benefits of waxing.  "Over time the hair becomes finer leaving the skin feel smooth... and clients love the results", Lorin states.  Married with 3 wonderful children...Lorin told us that most people don't believe her when she tells them that she has a 14 year old.  Hobbies inlcude traveling, hiking, and camping.  Her favorite thing to do on her days off is to explore all the cute little towns in Colorado.
Jessie Dillard brings with her a West Coast influence and we're proud to have her on our team. Several years ago, she left her midwest roots (Go Cornhuskers!) and headed to the sunny beaches of San Diego where she started her health and beauty career. Jessie has many years experience after attending LuRoss Academy and Caring Hands School of Massage. She also has 7+ years of waxing experience and stays current in specific waxing techniques by attending ongoing classes. While in California she attended classes offered by the popular Beverly Hills salon, Anastasia's. Recognizing the importance of "getting involved in her community" she has participated in projects such as Susan G. Koman Foundation's Wax-a-thon. Jessie brings an upbeat personality to Wax in the City and describes her waxing style as "quick & thorough". She looks forward to establishing long-term client relationships and making Denver her home.
Alex Jimenez attended The Marquise Aveda Institute and has worked in up-scale salons in both Chicago and Denver for 8 years, prior to her involvement at Waxing the City. Alex established herself as a leader in the industry and quickly advanced into spa coordinator responsibilities. Alex made her TV debut in 2004 with a staring role in the fun and light-hearted "Elimidate" show. Closer to home she participated along side many local celebrities in the Mutts & Models Fashion Show in 2005, 2006, & 2007. Alex's is a co-owner of Waxing the City, helping to open our doors in November of 2003.
Summer Hartshorn is a graduate of Antoine DuChez Academy and has many (when you get to this many years you don't list the number any more!) years experience in the beauty/waxing industry. She has worked in various spas in Denver and Minneapolis metropolitan areas as an esthetician, waxing specialist, and spa coordinator. Career highlights include featured waxing specialist on TV show "Ambush Makeover", make-up specialist for many fashion shows, participated in Mutts & Models 2006 & 2007, provision of services to many local celebrities and several members of the Denver Broncos cheerleading squad. Summer's latest endeavor is taking on the role of co-owner as she opened Waxing the City in November of 2003.


Sheena Motsenbocker - Manager
Kimberly Arterburn - Regional Manager
Karen Burfeind - Warehouse Manager
Cathy Bain - Office Manager

Level 1 CEROLOGISTS™ with less than one year at Waxing The City

Level 2 CEROLOGISTS™ with 1-2 years at Waxing The City

Level 3 CEROLOGISTS™ with 2+ years at Waxing The City