Project Monkey Trousers: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Hairiness

Sian Hughes | Posted 05.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Hughes

Once upon a time, when I was a not-so-sweet sixteen year old, I quit shaving my legs. I can't remember the exact reason - it was probably more to do with youthful contrarianism than feminism - but I do remember that unlike other acts of teenage rebellion, my shaggy young forelegs were a transgression too far.

Hope For Jing-Jing As Surgeons Pledge To Treat Excess Hair Growth (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

A four-year-old Chinese girl who is covered in excess hair is to receive treatment to curb her affliction. Surgeons have agreed to help Jing-Jing,...

A Hairy Gathering - British Beard and Moustache Championships (PICTURES)

Tahira Mirza | Posted 13.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Brighton brought out the sun for this year's British Beard and Moustache Championships which featured some of the best bewhiskered faces imaginable. ...

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...