"Personally I'm not a fan of shaving Chest hair unless it is excessive. Back hair I can understand, I've got some on my shoulders that drives me crazy.
Now best friend has been known to shave EVERYTHING. But his current girlfriend has…"
"I think it's more of a personal preference and I respect that. I habitually shave my chest and stomach hair as I like the smooth look better. I don't have much torso hair to begin with and what I have grows in an irregular/asymmetrical…"
"I shave my chest and torso out of habit, a holdover from my days as a male stripper. For what it's worth, I use the same razor I use for my face- a straight razor. I let it grow all last year, per my fiancé's request. I hated it.…"
"I've got a very hairy chest and a moderately hairy stomach. None on my back. When I first started growing chest hair at around 16 years old, I shaved it off because I thought it made me look sexier. But by the age of 18 I…"
"Nimoy had his shirt off on more than one episode, and I remember as a kid admiring his fur. I have a hairy chest, and enjoy it. My back has less, thankfully. If I were a "gorilla", I could see that it would be esthetically gross to some,…"
"I am lucky to have a normal distribution of the stuff; however once in awhile I'll see a man at the pool totally hairy all over, back, belly, etc, and dark hair too.
I don't find it attractive, I must admit, because it looks like it would…"
"I am in a similar spot. Although, not really. My wife took a better job, so we moved from Texas to Chicago. Found AoM, read the article on vocation vs. career. Now I hope to follow in my old mans foot steps and start Barber…"
It's just seems natural that Art of Manliness should have a barbershop group. My intent of this group is to gather and share general thoughts and experiences concerning barbershops. Anything from a good barbershop that you have found to pictures and stories of shops you have visited to discussing anything barbershop. See More
"I'd say forgive S-in-law; she seems like she's no longer trying to be a problem.
Are you ready for the great beyond? You'll get there eventually... this just makes it more real.
Recently a friend of mine diagnosed with lung…"