Body Hair

'Don't Risk Dudeness': What's the Big Deal About Body Hair?

Rosie Tallant | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rosie Tallant

The removal of body hair is just another thing that women are told they should do to be attractive, which is clearly the sole purpose for our existence on this planet. The scary part is that it has become so ingrained in some of us that we do it automatically.

Compared to the Struggle Faced by Women With Body Hair, Movember Is Really No Challenge at All

Clare Phipps | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Phipps

The tache may have gone out of fashion with Hitler (aside from certain areas of East London, I'm told) but ultimately men are free to grow or shave their hair as they see fit... But for women, any natural or stylistic variation in hair on any part of the body except the head is markedly absent.

The Chore That Is Hair Removal - Saying Farewell to the Fuzz

Claire Lynch | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Lynch

how you remove your body hair is a personal choice to each and every one of us, but one thing that remains the same, it's never, ever enjoyable. It is a chore, there's no getting away from this fact, AND there is always, always a down side to each hair removal technique.

The Changing Landscape of Male Grooming

Dr Patrick Bowler | Posted 14.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Patrick Bowler

After years of controversial rhetoric on the reasons women get their body hair removed, the conversation is now shifting for men, who are increasingly expressing a desire for cleaner and less time-consuming methods for body hair maintenance like their female counterparts.

Hair's Where It's At: Calculating the Cost of Hair Removal

B.J. Epstein | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

If so many people genuinely feel worried about the hairless state of affairs we've found ourselves in, why not do something about it? Imagine the time and money you could save, imagine the other things you could do instead of heading to the salon, and imagine how much better you might end up feeling about yourself.

Body-Hair Backlash: Why Women Need to Pick Their Battles Wisely

Tamsin Crimmens | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Tamsin Crimmens

Is a debate about the rights and wrongs of hair-removal in danger of alienating a new generation of women who don't relate to the old bra-burning feminist stereotypes?

Hair Today, Not Gone Tomorrow

B.J. Epstein | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

How is it acceptable in any way to tell your girlfriend that you'll leave her unless she is completely bare down there? What does it say about your feelings for her? What does it say about you as a person, if hair is such a big concern?

11 Facts About Women You May Have Forgotten

Anna French | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Anna French

It may seem that I am stating the obvious here, but judging by things I've heard recently a reminder may be in order.

Whether it's Chris Evans saying that women are much better at making beds than men or a woman's voice suddenly rising above the murmur on the bus, saying "well duuuh, all women love shoes", everyone seems to have an opinion on what women are like.

Why Do We Find This SO Disgusting?

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

Journalist Emer O'Toole and her whiskered armpits bravely ventured into unknown territory on the groomed armchairs of ITV's This Morning. As part ...

Being Hairy 'Stops Bugs Biting'

PA | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Being hairy helps prevent you being bothered by biting insects, according to new research. Having a lot of hair makes it harder for blood-sucking b...