This antimicrobial solution is formulated to cleanse the skin of any dirt, make-up, or oils before treatment. It is extremely gentle, effective and can be used on all parts of the body and face. This unique formula possesses antimicrobial, cell regenerating and anti-inflammatory properties. These properties have a soothing and calming effect on the skin and help to reduce redness (if any) after treatment. It helps to open the cuticles of the hair shaft allowing the paste to grip the hair even better.