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Those are popular in Europe. When I lived in Sicily the local ladies used them plus a spray of some type. The spray was something that kept the hair from growing back as quick or reduced the thickness or something.

This being before my current marriage I can highly recommend it from the guy's point of view - it produces superior results - and when my girlfriend used it on her wherever's I didn't feel a thing.
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I agree, the disc things work quite well... and prevent the 80-grit burn... but I understand that using it the first time stings quite a bit... from one of my ex's experience. The hair is supposed to grow back finer than it does when shaving. Shaving IMHO makes the hair coarser and more abrasive...

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Depending on where they use it (this is a family site) watching or just thinking about a woman using an epilator (sp) can cause permanent mental scars.
I believe on the lat's and att's site it's called the low drag look, popular today IMHO.
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Well, it's certainly easy to see why the ladies are leaving THIS one alone........

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And we hoped they were taking notes so they would have ideas next time they found themselves stuck at sea with furry appendages.

You mean they aren't reading?
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You mean they aren't reading?


You guys better hope that reading is ALL they do ................

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Not going there... really not going there... where'd I put the bottle of Psychlorox again???

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Depending on where they use it (this is a family site) watching or just thinking about a woman using an epilator (sp) can cause permanent mental scars.
I believe on the lat's and att's site it's called the low drag look, popular today IMHO.

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Yet another thread that makes me wonder why all the guys are answering instead of the women; and having a good time doing it.

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Yet another thread that makes me wonder why all the guys are answering instead of the women; and having a good time doing it.
Its a bit like 'why do dogs lick their balls ?', really. Cos they can.

As for dulling of the blades, sheeesh. The Ms W forgot her razor when we went away and I'd only taken one blade. Anyway, the beard is coming along quite nicely thanks.

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My better half was adamant about me shaving regularly...

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