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The Horror Of My First (And Worst) Brazilian Wax

Alyson Herzig | Posted 01.17.2015 | Women
Alyson Herzig

How bad can this be? I thought. I've had some pretty painful moments in life and I survived. This is gonna be fine, she's just exaggerating. I quickly learned she wasn't.

The Self-Administered Bikini Wax Is A Huge Rip-Off! (Don't Try This at Home)

Jolie Jenkins | Posted 10.01.2014 | Comedy
Jolie Jenkins

I have a pair of strappy sandals that to put on requires a contortionist's skill. It involves sitting down, bending over, hinging a knee sideways a...

Men Get Bikini Waxes For First Time, Have No Regrets

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 09.18.2014 | Women

Many women have gotten bikini waxes for years -- but what would happen if men were subjected to hot, ripping wax in their nether regions? Well, now...

5 Things Every Brazilian Waxer Wishes You Would Stop Doing

Ravishly | Posted 10.25.2014 | Women

Have you ever imagined what it's like being thisclose to vaginas all day -- no, not like that sadly -- you know, for work? The life of a Brazilian waxer is never dull! In fact, sometimes it's downright disgusting.

Could You Die From Shaving Your Bikini Area?

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.25.2014 | Style

Just about everybody has had an ingrown hair at some point. But did you know that that little irritation could possibly kill you? On a HuffPost Live s...

Survey: 51 Percent Of Women Don't Groom The Hair Down There

Posted 11.20.2013 | Style

If you dread your regular visit to the waxer, you might find some solace in knowing you're not alone: A new study has found that many women are choosi...

What You Need To Know Before Waxing 'Down There'

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 05.31.2013 | Style

The words "bikini wax" automatically sends a shudder down our spines. It's always painful, often pricey and can potentially lead to STIs. But this hai...

Gwyneth Paltrow Bikini Wax Requires Cameron Diaz

Posted 05.14.2013 | Style

In case you hadn't heard enough about Gwyneth Paltrow's bikini line, the actress has spilled a few more details. Gwyn sat down for a casual, alcohol-f...

Men's Bikini Wax Preference? NOT A Brazilian, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.12.2013 | Style

Raise your hand if you've ever gotten a bikini wax. Now raise your hand if you've ever gotten a bikini wax simply because you thought that's what g...

A Bikini Wax Could Lead To This?

Posted 03.19.2013 | Women

You might want to think twice about taking it all off.

Beauty Horror Stories: The Most Painful Bikini Wax Of My Life

Posted 01.19.2013 | Style

One of our editors definitely learned HER lesson.

No More Waxing, Lasering Or Vajazzling, Physician Says

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.06.2012 | Women

Kim Kardashian lasers with her boyfriend; Kate Winslet has waxed for years; and Jennifer Love Hewitt proudly vajazzles so she can shine "like a disco...

Are Tween Girls Getting Waxes Before Summer Camp?

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.08.2012 | Teen

If you're headed off to summer camp this month, you're probably familiar with the basics of getting ready. Sunscreen? Check. Sleeping bag? Got it. But...

Wax On, Wax Off: How I Conquered The Bikini Line At Home

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When I was in my twenties and living in New York, "Sex And The City" was my bible. So when Carrie got a Brazilian wax, I figured it was time to check ...

7 Ways To Keep It Smooth 'Down There'

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

I used to think that if I could make it through a bikini wax appointment without kicking or laughing hysterically, that I've overcome the hardest part...

Boyzilian Wax: Manscaping Goes Brozilian

Posted 04.12.2012 | Weird News

Women have long endured the pain of hot wax to leave bikini lines smooth and keep stray hairs at bay. Now, men are getting in on the bathing suit ...

Not Your Mother's Hem Lines

Elise Sax | Posted 05.27.2012 | Fifty
Elise Sax

If you're still worrying that the rug doesn't match the drapes, have no fear. Get rid of the rug.

Too Drunk For A Bikini Waxing? | Posted 10.24.2011 | Weird News

An Iowa City woman was arrested for allegedly snapping a towel at a spa employee after workers refused to give her a bikini wax because she was too dr...

Campaign Asks Women To Shave Pubic Hair For Cancer Sparks Controversy

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.31.2011 | Women

Locks of Love it's not. A new campaign designed to raise money and awareness for cervical cancer has sparked some controversy among Canadian health ex...

Looking Through the Bushes: The Disappearance of Pubic Hair

Roger Friedland | Posted 08.13.2011 | Style
Roger Friedland

In the avant-garde literature of the 1960s, female pubic hair was everywhere. Pubic hair marked the site we all wanted to see, to touch, to enter. It marked pleasures yet to come. Not today: Pubic hair has gone missing.

A Pain-Free Bikini Wax?

The Huffington Post | Grace Gold | Posted 08.02.2011 | Style

They may say that death and taxes are the only guarantees in life, but women know the electric jolts of pain during a bikini wax fare a close third. ...

WATCH: Field-Testing The 'Guyzilian', A Brazilian Bikini Wax For Men

| Brooke Porter | Posted 06.15.2011 | New York

"Ouch." "What man in his right mind would do that to himself?" "Ouch." These were the first thoughts that ran through my mind upon hearing that Bliss ...

HuffPost Divorce Roundup: Blockbuster Posts Of 2010

Huffington Post | Ashley Reich and Sara Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

In the two short months since Huffington Post Divorce launched, the site has sparked plenty of debate, inciting both praise and vitriol from readers, ...

Your Recession-Proof Entertainment Guide to Finishing Out the Summer

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ashley Wren Collins

How do you have summer fun, with 6 more weeks still looming? It's time to hearken back to simpler times and gain more pleasure out of the everyday.

Go Green With Your Bikini Wax | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Instead of succumbing to painful, environmentally-taxing waxing treatments, we've got a couple of tricks to make your coiffing experience green and pa...