Aug 05, · To understand the relationship between acne and waxing you first have to understand acne. The grading scale for acne is on a scale**. 0- Is the skin is clear which indicates no inflammatory or noninflammatory lesions. 1- The skin is almost clear and has rare noninflammatory lesions with no more than one papules/pustule. Frequent Waxing Sometimes, acne occur after waxing due to the sensitivity of the skin. Waxing in intervals of four to six weeks every time will make your skin adapt to the procedure and save you from breakouts.