Weird? Sexy? Hot? Creepy?
By Chiara Atik for HowAboutWe
They're called Brozillians, they hurt like hell, and according to the NY Times, at least, they're becoming increasingly popular with the male population. Yes, after decades of being a female-dominated industry, body waxing is becoming popular with the dudes.
Mike Indursky, President of Bliss Spas, which started offering male bikini waxes in 2011, tells the NYT:Related: 5 Things To Keep In Mind When Having Sex With Someone New
"It's the gay community, it's the straight community, it's very conservative guys, it's very liberal guys. All different age groups are coming in. It's much, much bigger than we ever thought." (Wait -- what's much, much bigger than you ever thought? Heh.)
According to the article, most of the men who get waxed are dragged in by their wives and girlfriends, which seems pretty fair.Related: 23 Bad Sex Moves
"If I have that expectation of someone else, I probably would want to return the favor," said music producer Evan Scott. Which is not to say men are unaware of a certain aesthetic appeal to the male wax.
"It accentuates it, because there's nothing to obscure the, you know, implement down there," according to salon owner Ramon Padilla.Related: 6 Ways To Have Mindblowing Sex (Without Having Intercourse)
So we're dying to know: would you ever get a male bikini wax, or encourage a boyfriend to get one?