Manscaping doesn’t have to mean shaving until you are bald as the day you were born. Just like having a haircut and trimming your beard, it’s about maintaining the hair on the areas that are on show or under clothes. Whether you're more caveman or aerodynamic cyclist, it needs to suit your style.
Using the right tools will allow you to stay well-groomed with an easy and pain-free routine – no plucking, tearing and ripping.
We have teamed up with lad’s styling expert Jules Tognini to help guide you in how to take control of your manly fur, rather than letting it control you! He will share the best grooming tips for your chest, stomach, back, shoulders, arms, armpits and leg areas.
The difference between styled man and caveman could come down to those chest hairs poking out the top of your shirt. There is nothing wrong with having some manly growth on your chest, but keeping it well-groomed can make you more appealing in the eyes of others.
Also while your shaving your chest and your torso area, it’s a great idea to target your belly hair (stomach area).
To keep this hair in line, grab a tool like The All-Rounder and follow these simple tips:
This area is a different story, as most lads (and their loved ones) would prefer no hair in these areas. We’ve never met a single woman that has implied back and shoulder hair is sexy.
This is your choice, but if you enjoy the company of others, grab your trusty trimmer again, and get to work.
For those looking to be as aerodynamic as possible without the Robin William levels of hair, read on. With armpit hair, you don’t want it sticking out of your short sleeve shirts or let it be a breeding ground for odour-causing bacteria.
A grooming tool that can be set on a high setting to trim without cutting too close is ideal. This means that you can shave in sensitive areas like your armpits without it get spikey and itchy under there. The same principle goes for your arm and leg hair.
This is how you trim your underarms to tame them:
You can use the same tips to trim your arm and shave your legs.
Trimmed, primed and ready to go. Take control of that body hair and seize the day! VS For Men has a range of grooming tools to maintaining your finest look at home.