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HOW TO GET SEXY BRAZILIAN…BODY HAIR

The strange allure of glimmering peach fuzz

Any dedicated beauty tourist worth her weight in Korean skincare products knows that toting a suitcase full of pharmacy swag past customs is the ultimate mark of a successful holiday. When in London, one ELLE editor never leaves Heathrow without stopping at Boots for codeine. The potent painkiller isn’t available in the United States without a prescription. From Brazil, the unofficial hot body capital of the world, a surprising beauty ritual is making its way stateside—no passport needed—just in time for summer: body hair bleaching. Read More >>