Eight Tips For Shaving Sensitive Skin

Amanda Elias | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Style
Amanda Elias

My legs are hypersensitive, shaving, waxing, a blade of grass, anything can set them off - it's extremely frustrating. Here are my skincare tips on hair removal, which will hopefully stop, or at least dramatically reduce, the irritation you may experience. These tips are also useful for men who may experience sensitivity when shaving their face.

These Hairy Leggings Take Not Shaving To The Next Level

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.06.2017 | UK Style

If you thought that nearly-naked chest swimming costume was a disaster, wait till you see what else 2017 has in store for your wardrobe. Instead of g...

Achieving The Perfect Shave

Lloyd Hughes | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Style
Lloyd Hughes

Shaving has many brilliant benefits on the skin when done correctly! The perfect shave is about following a four step process, paying close attention to each one with good quality products.

A Giant Back Hair Shaver Now Exists And It's Mindblowing

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 24.08.2016 | UK Style

A genius new invention allows men to shave their back hair with minimal effort, and no help at all. Kickstarter project baKblade 2.0 claims to be “t...

Here's Why You Need To Start Looking After Your Underarms

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Style

When it comes to our daily skincare routine, we might think nothing of deliberating over the right cleanser and moisturiser for our skin-type – but ...

Reflections on Returning Home After Studying Abroad

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

While I was catching up on Made in Chelsea (post-study abroad life) an advert for Wilkinson Sword popped up. It showed a girl talking about jumping in...

Women Are Shaving Their Legs With Peanut Butter

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Style

The sun is (kind of) out and we've finally ditched our tights, which means we want one thing and one thing only: silky smooth legs. And according t...

Should A Woman Ever Shave Her Face?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

We don't bat an eyelid when a man shaves his face, but if a woman admits to trimming down her facial hair with a razor, that's another story. But a...

Feminism and Pubic Hair: Don't Purge the Verge

George P. Simmonds | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
George P. Simmonds

I'd like to see women wear their fur like a medal of honour, a dark and tangled mess that symbolises the years she's had and the experiences she got out of them. Womanhood is glorious, it's natural, and it's very hairy.

We've Moved Way Past The Hairy Pits Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget #pinkhairdontcare, there's a new trend knocking around that's sent Tumblr into tumult. Instead of focusing on the colour of the hair on the...

Leg Make Up Is Just One Step Too Far

Clare Finney | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Finney

We can run, cycle, work, play and flaunt our legs a thousand times more freely than our Georgian equivalents. Yet with this comes the important caveat: throughout - and in spite of - hard work and activity, our appearance must remain without flaws.

Dirty Work

B.J. Epstein | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

Why should women waste their precious time putting on mascara and foundation and shaving their legs? Who has that kind of excess time? Personally, my goal is to get to work as quickly as possible in the morning and to start applying myself to the tasks at hand. Note: I mean applying myself to my work, not applying make-up to myself.

Movember Tips

Patrick Bryan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Patrick Bryan

We all know that behind Movember is a serious message and that the money raised to great causes. But it is also about having fun and celebrating manliness!

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.

Lean Times

Sadie Brown | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sadie Brown

Earlier today I committed the ultimate beauty regime shame; I shaved my legs. I'm appalled at myself reaching this all time low in the sexy stakes. Waxing is the only way. But as I rinse out the razor in my private shame, I have to face it: I'm in lean times.

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.

Can Men With Beards Like Beckham Be Trusted? Or Is That A Gun In Your Pocket?

Alfie Evers | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Comedy
Alfie Evers

The truth is, beards tend to fascinate people in the Western world. Other cultures have the beard built into their social DNA, but here, in this side of the world, a beard raises a question or two. Especially if you're David Beckham.

Be Brave, Don't Shave

Katie Byrne | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Byrne

Shaving is a recent phenomenon. 100 years ago, women probably couldn't have cared less. Five hundred years ago, they certainly didn't (they didn't even wash that often, back then, believing overt cleanliness to be a trigger of disease).

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 ...

WATCH: Is This The Funniest Razor Blade Advert Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Old Spice guys, your time has come. Meet... guy, the funnier, slightly geekier alternative. Where Old Spice guy - and all the ...

Weekend Shopping: Pre-Valentine's Beauty Prep

Sarah McGiven | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

With Valentine's Day looming it's time to spring clean the product drawers and make sure I have everything I need ready to get me looking as hot, or at least as human, as possible in time for date night.

To Shave or Not to Shave: Brown and Bearded in Britain

Ritwik Deo | Posted 14.03.2012 | UK Comedy
Ritwik Deo

I am an Indian living in Britain. I hate shaving. Having never been a creature of habit, I detest the sheer routine of tepid water and lacerated skin. This persistent sanding down of pebbledash on my face; what for? I am content with a bit of beard. Leave me be.