Car detailing is a very important activity and in todays world one of the most important parts of detail in your car is the shine that it gives off. There really is no point in making individual details within a car stand out for everyone to see if the car is not shining properly because it is the overall shine of a particular car that a person notices first and it is the detail work that they notice second. To that end, finding the best car wax and then using that car wax to properly make your car shine like brand new should be the first thing you do once you are in the area of making the details on your car nicer.
In terms of selecting the best wax for the job, it is often the case that the best wax for the job is different for different people. With that rather important point in mind, it is then important once again to take a close look at what type of wax seems to work well with your car (details about this can be found from manufacturers and the internet) and then using a brand name of that wax type for your waxing job on the car. Because different cars and different finishes respond differently due to their chemical compositions, discussing a specific type of best car wax is self-defeating and misses the main point that you need to find a type of wax that works very well with the car you are going to be waxing.
Once you have the wax that you need, the next step is to take note of any safety precautions that come with the wax. Some wax is hot and requires safety precautions along those lines while other wax is bad for the skin and requires that you cover your hands when you are using it and pay close attention to making sure that you do not get any of it on your clothes or skin. Of course, if you would rather just have a simple waxing experience without having to worry about all of this you can just invest in a case of wax that is completely safe to use. The trade-off on this front however is that while that wax may be safer to you, chances are very good that it is going to be far less effective in actually making your car shine.
That is essentially it when it comes to the basics of waxing your car. As you can see, waxing your car is much more involved than simply pouring the wax on and rubbing it in as they do in a lot of the movies that involve cars.