We have more deadly ones!
That being said, the big bad lives over in Sydney, and they're welcome to keep them.
I've had waxing done before, I'm not good at waxing myself though. Nair works well though, though you may need to go over with a razor or tweezers afterwards, for the stubborn hairs.
Spiders... they're ugly. The dangerous ones I'll either smash or release outside - ditto the ones that I declare to be too ugly or evil looking. Others, I seriously just ignore.
For the record, even though, thanks to Elvi, I learned that white-tailed spiders are most likely near-harmless, they still look evil enough to be smashed or released. Spiders tend not to come here these days though, thanks to Jimmy. He views all bugs as potential food.