cultural mythology believes that men are less aware of their physical
appearance than women. The macho man so often depicted
in Hollywood films, would never be concerned about his appearance.
Despite the macho stereotype, men today are having face-lifts,
having their hair styled, taking more care selecting clothing,
spending more time developing their bodies and even using cosmetics.
It is estimated that, today, more than 35% of Americans having
cosmetic surgery are male.
have always been concerned about their appearance. Historians
tell us that 5000 years ago Egyptians men rouged their lips and
checks and used kohl (a black powder) to outline their eyes.
Athenian men used so much perfume that laws were passed prohibiting
the sale of fragrant oils to men. In primitive cultures of America,
Africa, men adorn themselves more than women by wearing ornate
jewelry, colorful clothing and facial paint.
men and women have about the same amount of hair and most are
vellus hairs. Because men produce more androgenic hormones, they
grow many coarser, darker hairs. There is no difference in Electrolysis
treatment on women or men.