A public plea for pubic styling

Published Feb. 4, 2012

Showtime Network's "Californication" brought up a tantalizing personal preening issue a couple of episodes ago. Season five, episode three examines the disappearance of pubic hair from younger generational nether regions. Yes, a full plume of pubic hair has become a thing of the past, like VHS tapes and home phones. But what happened to the hairway to heaven?


Beard threading works for burly guy

Published April 30, 2011

An ancient form of hair removal called "threading" has become increasingly popular in the United States. The practice mostly appeals to women seeking shapely eyebrows, but recently, heavily-bearded writer Royal Bonde-Griggs went to Exquisite Threading to have his beard threaded.