I"ve reached boiling point with this obsession with waxing – but it seems my stubble is causing trouble…

I"ve reached boiling point with this obsession with waxing – but it seems my stubble is causing trouble…

I”ve reached boiling point with this obsession with waxing – but it seems my stubble is causing trouble…
As it is revealed that American women spend up to $23,000 on hair removal over a lifetime, DOREE LEWAK laments the increasingly extreme pressure for women to depilate.

7:01 PM on 8th July 2011

Doree Lewak

Boiling point: Doree Lewak resents how body hair removal has become de rigueur for women today

Waxing

Social norm: American women are expected to spend between $10,000 and $23,000 on shaving and other hair removal products over a lifetime

Cindy Barshop

Going global: Cindy Barshop is founder of the Completely Bare waxing chain