Brazil-born Raquel Souza founded Sweet Peach in Virginia-Highland in 2012, but now works mostly out of a second location in Buckhead. She’s known for a form of waxing called sugaring, which uses a sticky paste of sugar, lemon, and water. Somehow her technique is both gentle and quick—a combination we have yet to find elsewhere. At the original studio, ask for the manager, Anna. Multiple locations, sweetpeachwax.com
This article originally appeared in our November 2015 issue.