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Why Are Women In Razor Ads Always Shaving Hairless Legs?

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 07.20.2015 | Women

This isn't about women who shave their legs. This isn't about women who choose not to. This isn't even really about companies using shame as a ma...

Nick of the Blade: How Women Can Cut Their Cost of Shaving Tremendously

Clark Howard | Posted 08.04.2015 | Women
Clark Howard

Consumer Reports recently took a close look at women's shaving blades. They had a panel of 18 women shave their legs with a variety of razors and the results are a stunner: Every razor they checked had the same quality!

5 Things Every Woman Needs to Know Before Shaving Her Face

Well+GOOD | Posted 07.08.2015 | Style
Well+GOOD

Last month a New York Times article revealed that celebrity facialist Kate Somerville and many of her female A-list clients (names noticeably withheld) shave their faces.

All You Ever Wanted to Know About Laser Hair Removal

Dina Mikhails | Posted 06.29.2015 | Style
Dina Mikhails

With affordable salons popping up all over the city, this once costly option is now barely more expensive than a high-end waxing salon. So, for those of you thinking of joining me in Laserland, read on for helpful tips for embarking on your own laser journey.

Why Women Shave Their Legs

Alexandra Allam | Posted 06.15.2015 | Women
Alexandra Allam

What if we decided not to follow the crowd? What if it became an option to never shave or only shave if we wanted to? What if we freed ourselves from the judgement of ourselves and others? What if it stopped being radical? What if there was no standard?

This Woman Doesn't Care If You Hate Her Body Hair

Refinery29 | Posted 06.12.2015 | Style
Refinery29

In a piece originally written for her school paper very clearly titled "I Don't Shave and I'm Not Going To Start," the 19 year-old student recounts her personal grooming history, admitting that she started shaving at the age of 10 after boys made fun of her body hair.

How Do You Feel About Body Hair?

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 06.08.2015 | Gay Voices

Today has been dubbed the first annual #BodyHairDay. Writing for Bustle, Erin McKelle Fischer, who coined the holiday, notes: If you’re a woman ...

How To Shave Like Don Draper

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.20.2015 | Style

"Mad Men" might be over, but that doesn't mean Don Draper's well-kept look has to be gone, too. The ad executive's slicked-back hair and smooth face b...

8 Salons That Let Guys Get Their Groom On

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.10.2015 | Style

Salons that cater to men and all their grooming needs are cropping up all around the country, offering guys a place to get a shave, manicure, or a cas...

10 Real World Uses for a Kickass Lightsaber

Carl Pettit | Posted 03.10.2015 | Comedy
Carl Pettit

The feasibility and combat applications of this imaginary weapon not withstanding, let's take a look at some hands-on, practical lightsaber possibilities here on Earth -- assuming one could actually be built.

With This $17 Razor, You'll Never Be Embarrassed Again

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 12.05.2014 | Style

We can all think of a million reasons not to shave, and they're all valid (winter, hello). But that one time we actually really NEED to shave and ther...

Plan Your Next No-Shave November: It's Never Too Late (Or Early)

Marco Medrano | Posted 02.01.2015 | Fifty
Marco Medrano

C'mon, admit it: You already miss No-Shave November. No-Shave NovemberEver thought of growing a vaudeville-style villainous mustache? How about those days you wish you could give your razor a long vacation--like a trip around the world?

Dyed Armpit Hair Is Now A Thing On Tumblr

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.04.2014 | Style

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

Historical Moustaches for Movember!

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 01.18.2015 | Style
Minnesota Historical Society

It is the halfway point of November and as you are out at the grocery store, perhaps doing a little early Thanksgiving shopping or just running errands, you become aware of the presence of many more moustaches than usual. At first you attribute it to the recent cold snap, but then you remember Movember and its awareness of men's health issues! The Minnesota Historical Society is highlighting some of the moustachioed men of the past in its photo collection. Perhaps these images can serve as inspiration for grooming as the end of the month nears? The gentlemen above sport matching moustaches that taper slightly in this 1918 photo.

The Shaving Game

Will Krisanda | Posted 12.27.2014 | Gay Voices
Will Krisanda

I look like a pubescent teenager with a fresh layer of soft black hairs on my upper lip and chin. Although it feels nice to actually feel something there, I've reached my patience with it.

What Every Guy Needs To Do Now To Save His Face

Marco Medrano | Posted 11.16.2014 | Fifty
Marco Medrano

Gentlemen, listen up! Okay, so maybe guys in our demographic don't need to be screamed at, or better yet, told what to do at our age. But for those who aren't paying attention to basic grooming, there's a very good chance our wives, girlfriends or significant others are starting to look younger -- even a lot younger -- than us. Sound familiar? Or, worse, look familiar?

Is It Sexy To Be A Hairy Lady?

Aimee Heckel | Posted 09.15.2014 | Weird News
Aimee Heckel

In order to meet the hairless, pre-pubescent body ideal that the American society sets up for us, women must engage in a constant war against their hair.

Why Women Of All Ages Are Going Bare 'Down There'

Erica Jagger | Posted 11.09.2014 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

My friend Lara whispered loudly to me as she leaned across the table at a restaurant in a part of town high-end enough that women could afford Brazilians, but old-guard enough that they wouldn't talk about it over their pecan-crusted tilapia.

Dana Oliver

Want Smooth Legs? Shave With Honey Shampoo

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.29.2014 | Style

As a beauty editor, I probably pack way more toiletries than the average traveler. And of course on my most recent trip, foaming shaving cream was the...

Men's Biggest Grooming Problems Solved

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.10.2014 | Style

Men, admit it -- you don't know how to groom everything on your body. And everyone can get embarrassed asking for advice about said issues. But, l...

4 Reasons Why No Longer Shaving My Underarms Was the Best Decision Ever

Quora | Posted 10.01.2014 | Women
Quora

My decision to stop shaving was, at first, kind of a joke -- I wanted to take part in No-Shave November. So, I did. And then December passed. And January. And February. And then, I realized that I took no personal pleasure in shaving and decided that I would do away with it altogether.

Here Is The Secret To Achieving The Perfect Shave

Marco Medrano | Posted 10.01.2014 | Fifty
Marco Medrano

When it comes to grooming, nothing is more important (and fundamental) than a flawless close shave. Shaving. We've been doing it forever. But is there room for improvement?

Michael Dubin's Dollar Shave Club Has a Soft Side

Ahrif Sarumi | Posted 09.21.2014 | Impact
Ahrif Sarumi

Many may be surprised to find an often irreverent men's brand that claims its razors "are f***ing great," actually has a soft side. Almost hidden on t...

Sarah Barness

He Promised He'd Shave His Beard For Grandma's 100th Birthday

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.10.2014 | Fifty

"Had a beard for 4 years. And for 4 years Grandma has disliked it," says Scott Cleveland in his video description. "I promised I'd shave it for her 10...

Why Women REALLY Shave Their Legs

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.30.2014 | Women

Like wax on a hot plate, the cultural discussion about -- and policing of -- women's body hair is heating up. This clip from BuzzFeed Video adds to...