14 Mar 2022

Hair and Loathing: The financial and emotional cost of body hair

From Morning Report, 8:51 am on 14 March 2022

The hair removal products market is worth just over $4 billion globally, but it's not just the financial cost that hits people where it hurts.

In a new series Charlotte Cook investigates the emotional and physical labour also involved in body hair.

Hair and loathing is a four part podcast looking at the complicated relationship women have with body hair and why the western world obsesses over hairlessness.

Charlotte Cook reports.