The Silky Smooth History of Manscaping

People have been shaving off their body hair for thousands of years—here’s why.


Welcome to DSC Original Content’s weekly podcast, where we explain a weird, tricky or surprising subject in mere minutes. In this edition, learn what the Kama Sutra has to say about manscaping; find out why some Ancient Egyptians removed their body hair every single day; and discover how much hair was deemed acceptable for an Ancient Roman armpit.