Topic: bikini wax

Wait, What’s Wrong With A 12-Year-Old Getting A Pre-Camp Bikini Wax?

Wait, Whatâs Wrong With A 12-Year-Old Getting A Pre-Camp Bikini Wax?

My colleagues are pretty horrified that tween girls are getting primped – bikini wax and all – before heading off to summer camp. But I’m not. In fact, I’d argue just the opposite: It’s more detrimental for a swimsuit-clad 12-year-old to sport a hairy bikini line than it is for her to get waxed, plain and simple.

I know, I know, my words are going to outrage many readers who will call me anti-feminist. They’ll accuse me of sexualizing young girls, or of placing too much focus on their appearance. But that couldn’t be further from the truth: I think that choice is what empowers people, including the choice to get waxed. We’re not talking about Brazilians here, by the way. We’re talking about a regular ol’ bikini wax that entails not having long, dark strands of pubic hair on display during free swim. More »

Men Are Getting Brazilian Waxes Now (What Dumb Name Will They Give This Trend?)

Men Are Getting Brazilian Waxes Now (What Dumb Name Will They Give This Trend?)

It’s obnoxious enough that we have to wade through so many trend pieces about the death of pubic hair (just because it isn’t in porn doesn’t mean it’s dead; stop), but now we have to wade through trend pieces about men getting waxed bare, too. Worse still, whenever men do something traditionally female, someone has to come up with some thoroughly insufferable vocab in lieu of having an actual angle… More »

Link Love: The Day We Learned to Replace Shaving Cream With Neosporin

Link Love: The Day We Learned to Replace Shaving Cream With Neosporin

Here are some tips for your bikini line for the next time you can’t get to your waxer. – Allure’s Daily Beauty Reporter

In case you’re already shopping for holiday gifts, consider this Native-American Santa Claus doll for the modest price of $1,209. – Racked

Bobbi Brown wants you to take a lighter hand with your bronzer application. – Beauty Blogging Junkie

Young Islamic women are choosing to make their hijabs more fashion-forward. Do you think this defeats the purpose of wearing one? – Los Angeles Times

LC offers up her own personal fashion tips. – Fashionista More »

Party Favors: The Art of Destroying an Ancient Porn Stash

Party Favors: The Art of Destroying an Ancient Porn Stash

What would you do if you had to decide whether to burn a deceased friend’s vintage porn collection and naked drawings to hide his secret from his family? – Salon.com

In case it’s laundry day and all you have left are your white granny panties to wear, just carry a Victoria’s Secret bag around and you’ll instantly feel sexier. – Lemondrop

When your bikini wax appointment turns into a liposuction consultation. – The Frisky

Dating a co-worker can get complicated … or be really fun. Until you break up. – Crushable More »