Q: On TV and movies, it seems like the most attractive men shave most of their body hair off. Do women really care about this? Should I be doing this to look attractive? A: One study confirmed that women do find a hairless or nearly-hairless body as more attractive, but considered both hair reduction and retention as socially acceptable. For many years, it has been socially required of women to remove their body hair in various ways to look attractive. A certain amount of hair on men has been considered both attractive and masculine.
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On the same lines as armpit hair, it is unanimous amongst women that a shaved arm, especially a forearm, is not attractive and can even be considered weird. But again, just as with armpit hair, if you have excessive dark thick hair, you should take action. In terms of maintenance, I would suggest trimming the hair with an electric trimmer as this is far more efficient and effective than using hand clippers.