Category Archives: Hair Removal

Women’s Armpit Hair: Fad or Feminism?

For the last couple of decades, the prevailing fashion for women in the US and UK has been for them to be as clean-shaven as possible, with no leg or armpit hair. In fact, many women go so far as to practice threading to remove even slight fluff from their upper lips. Women who look… Read More »

Fair Trade Makes a Great Shave!

Dr. Bronner’s Lavender Shaving Gel ($7.99) uses all natural, organic and fair trade ingredients to moisturize skin and provide a close, smooth shave. Glycerin and coconut and jojoba oils lubricate skin to help the razor glide along without any nicks or cuts. Lavender oil is traditionally known for it’s relaxing scent, but it also is… Read More »

Make Your Own Sugaring Hair Removal Paste

Nervous about the mystery ingredients in hair removal products, or trying to find something less harsh for your sensitive skin? A do-it-yourself sugaring paste may be the answer! With just a few ingredients found around the kitchen, you can make a cheap, effective, and skin-safe mixture to remove your nuisance hair. Combine two cups of… Read More »