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Series exploring the lengths men are going to in the pursuit of physical perfection. With chiselled flesh and perfect grooming the norm, now it's men feeling the pressure to look great.

About the Show

Series exploring the lengths men are going to in the pursuit of physical perfection. With chiselled flesh and perfect grooming the norm, now it's men feeling the pressure to look great.

Series 1 Summary

Extreme Male Beauty follows 'skinny fat bloke' Tim Shaw as he tries to transform himself from self-hating slob into a man who takes pride in his appearance

  • Tim Shaw

    Episode 1

    'Skinny fat bloke' Tim begins his quest to transform himself from superslob to superman in just eight weeks. First, he tries to turn his man boobs into the sort of pecs you see on the poster boys.

  • Tim Shaw

    Episode 2

    Having spent two weeks attempting to increase the size of his pecs, journalist and skinny bloke Tim Shaw now wants a bigger penis. He also meets Edward Evans who has lost 17 stone.

  • Extreme Male Beauty

    Episode 3

    Tim investigates the holy grail of the male physique: the perfect six pack. He checks out abdominal liposculpture treatments and electro stimulators.

  • Tim Shaw

    Episode 4

    Tim Shaw has reached the final stage of his attempt to transform from superslob to Superman, and he's now spending two weeks perfecting his pores before revealing his new look.