Questionnaire for male


                                                   Form QM

Answer this form if you are male.


Important Questions


1. Do you object to me publishing any of your comments on my website?

2. Would you like me to let you know if I publish one of your responses on my site?

3. Would you like me to show your name and age if I choose to publish one of your responses on my site?


Optional Questions


Please state your first name:

Please state your age:

In what Country have you spent the most time residing?


The following three questions are being asked in order to help put your responses in context but you may choose not to answer them for privacy reasons.


Do you know any women who don’t remove their body hair?

Have you ever had a girlfriend / female partner who didn’t remove her body hair?


Main Questions

Please take your time answering all the remaining questions. I would like to quote directly from your answers so please write in full sentences.


1. Why do you think hairless women have become a social norm in the west, if not elsewhere as well?


2. Do you think women are under to pressure to have hairlessly smooth skin? If yes, explain your answer or use the following questions to expand your answer:

2a) Why do you think women are under pressure to be hairless?

2b) How much of the pressure do you think comes from :

  1. advertising, magazines, movies, T.V, etc?
  • specify :
  1. religions
  • specify :
  1. politics
  • specify :
  1. neighbours
  • specify :

2c) Does the pressure come more strongly from men or women, and why?


3. Do you think that most people share the same opinion about hair? Explain your answer.


4. Do you think that different ‘rules’ and opinions apply to different kinds of hair? Explain your answer.


5. Do you think there are hair stereotypes that apply to men? Explain your answer.


6. Do you know anything about the history of shaving?


7. Do you find one state (hairlessness or hairyness) more attractive than the other?


8. If you like hairlessness, please give a few words in support of it. What do you like about it?


9. If you like hair, please give a few words in support of it. What do you like about it?


10. What messages do you think a shaved female body gives?


11. What messages do you think an unshaved female body gives?


12. What messages do you think a shaved head gives (apply the question to both genders, separately if necessary)?




Has this questionnaire encouraged you to evaluate your opinion on hair?




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On the website you will find lots of information and lots to think about. You will also find articles, anecdotes, comments and stories submitted by the many people who have filled out my hair questionnaires.


The information gathered through the hair questionnaires is being used to explore and demonstrate people’s opinions of and attitudes towards hair and hairlessness.


Please remember to specify whether or not you give permission for me to publish your comments on my website (see Important Questions).