We all want more hair on our heads. But on our bikini area? Not so much. In fact, the once daring Brazilian has given way to even more aggressive trimming. “About 80 percent of my clients take it all off,” says Las Vegas salon owner Bree Goldwater. To ease the pain, she suggests using lidocaine cream to numb the area beforehand (try LMX, $32; amazon.com).
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