Share via Email Let us not underestimate how entrenched hair removal has become in the female psyche and let us not underestimate how entrenched porn has become in the male psyche. Sarah Lee for the Guardian I remember biking to the Korean nail salon every three weeks in high school so that a woman could sear off my film of mustache and thick eyebrows, chastising me if I waited too long. Their teasing made me feel bestial. But if my leg hair was a statement, it was only a statement of my laziness.
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This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. February Learn how and when to remove this template message The practice of shaving heads has been used in the military. Although sometimes explained as being for hygiene reasons, the image of strict, disciplined conformity may certainly be a factor. During World War II's Allied invasion of Normandy on D-Day , many soldiers chose to have their heads completely shaved, denying the defending Germans something to grab onto when the battle moved to close quarters. For the new recruit, it can be a rite of passage , and variations become a badge of honour.
They couldn't show a penis, so they had tentacles instead. Personally I shave because it seems cleaner to me somehow. My girlfriends tend to agree, maybe we're just paranoid about smelling bad or something.
Share via Email A quick route to a five-o'clock shadow. Alamy To shave or not to shave? Does any woman in the 21st century truly have the time or the inclination to shave her entire face for the sake of slightly softer skin? In a world that chastises any hint of facial hair in women, having it can be distressing psychologically, which is why some women in particular, those with polcystic ovary syndrome , which causes hirsutism already resort to shaving their faces. The use of oral contraceptives to lower the androgen production can help, and creams such as Vaniqa slow down the rate of hair regrowth.