After watching Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps in the pool this past week, did you ever notice how they completely hairless they are? It's a labor of dedication to cut down water resistance and improve their racing time. Designer, animator, and photographer Bart Hess’ new film offers an artistic look at how close a shave can get by covering a model in shaving cream and giving him the most thorough shave of his life, using 28 cans of shaving cream total. Intense, right? [Nowness]

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