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How often should I shave my beard?

Stubble can begin appearing on your face just a few hours after shaving. You may have a five o'clock shadow -- or a 12 o'clock shadow -- but how often should you shave your beard?

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  • 5 Historical Hair Removal Methods

    5 Historical Hair Removal Methods

    We seem to be perfectly comfortable with the fact that we've got hair on our heads, but we'll do just about anything to get it off other parts of the body. How did the Neanderthals remove unwanted hair? See more »

  • At what age should boys start shaving?

    At what age should boys start shaving?

    Lathering up with shaving cream and using a razor for the first time is often a much-anticipated step toward manhood. But at what age should boys start shaving? See more »

  • At what age should girls start shaving their legs?

    At what age should girls start shaving their legs?

    Shaving is a rite of passage into adolescence for many girls, but many parents are wary of letting their daughters grow up too fast. At what age should girls begin shaving their legs? See more »

  • Bikini Wax: What You Need to Know

    Bikini Wax: What You Need to Know

    Not all bikini waxes are created equal, and some require a lot more daring than others. How can you figure out which type is right for your needs? See more »

  • Brazilian Wax: What You Need to Know

    Brazilian Wax: What You Need to Know

    By removing hair on your most sensitive parts, a Brazilian wax can cause some pain, as well as embarrassment. But what are the chances it will seriously damage your skin? See more »

  • Can I get a burn from a hair removal cream?

    Can I get a burn from a hair removal cream?

    If you use a hair removal cream properly, you can wash away unwanted hair with one clean wipe. Leave a cream on your skin for too long, though, and you could burn yourself. See more »

  • Can tweezing damage my skin?

    Can tweezing damage my skin?

    Tweezing is one of the simplest and most used techniques for hair removal, but is it safe for your skin? Learn more about the most common side effects that can come along with it. See more »

  • Do men and women need to shave differently?

    Do men and women need to shave differently?

    Many razors, foams and other shaving products out there are tailored specifically toward men or women. Is there really much difference in the way men and women need to shave? See more »

  • Does it matter how many blades are on your razor?

    Does it matter how many blades are on your razor?

    Getting rid of your five o'clock shadow or perfecting your bikini line probably isn't one of your favorite things to do. Do more blades equal a better shave and less time devoted to making you look fabulous? See more »

  • Electrolysis Hair Removal

    Electrolysis Hair Removal

    Electrolysis is the only permanent hair removal option available today. Despite its appeal, however, the procedure isn't right for everyone. What are the advantages and disadvantages associated with electrolysis? See more »

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