Shaving usually gets a bad rap… With good reason, since it’s messy, repetitive, makes you hairier and gives you ingrown hairs and stubble. Okay, inhale… exhale… Now the latest from the Shaving Sucks files is this unfortunate news item:
“A 37 year-old Florida woman caused an accident when she tried to shave her bikini while driving. The woman was on her way to see her boyfriend. The crash only resulted in minor injuries but the woman was arrested the week earlier for driving under the influence.”
Gross, weird and unfortunate. That’s what I think about that. Now, if this Florida …Read more
A few days ago I blogged an answer to a reader question about Brazilian bikini hair removal. A recently divorced 38-year-old emailed asking about her new younger man’s shock at discovering her of grooming in the bikini area. She wondered if she was just hopelessly outdated. “Should I get with the times and go hairless?” She asked. How could this nice 38-year-old know what the current grooming standard is? Things are constantly changing in genital grooming department!
I advised her to try “going Brazilian,” and some readers didn’t like the advice. “Why is a man’s shock at a woman’s …Read more
It seems I’ve ignited a little controversy with my post on completely bare bikini lines. People have emailed me saying it’s weird, awesome, gross, sexy, etc. . . .
This reminded me of an article I read about this topic in the New York Times a couple years ago. It was called “The Revised Birthday Suit”. The article was written at the beginning of the bald bikini trend, so the tone was a little ‘oh-my-god-I-can’t-believe-people-actually-do-this!’
But that was then and this is now, people have come around to the hair-free bikini. Today, the Brazilian bikini, …Read more
It’s come to my attention that I’ve never really written about getting Brazilian bikini laser hair removal treatments. I’ve mentioned that the hair-free bikini has become completely desirable and totally not reserved for pole dancers and the like. Many, many of my friends (and I don’t mean only the man-crazy ones) have resorted to removing all their bikini hair.
The topic came up because we were lounging on the Sundeck at the Reebok Gym and we spotted this skinny model-looking girl with (brace yourselves) spindly black hairs poking out from her bikini bottom. One of my friends exclaimed …Read more