By Raven Saunt For Mailonline
Published: 15:35 BST, 3 May 2020 | Updated: 15:35 BST, 3 May 2020
He recently revealed that he was made to feel 'undesirable' in the early 80s and hated the London gay scene at the time.
But Stephen Fry put his troubles aside as he revealed that he has not washed his hair with shampoo for nearly a decade.
Speaking on the Homo Sapiens podcast, the actor, 62, said: 'It's been about seven or eight years now, I don't use shampoo.
Candid: Stephen Fry, 62, has revealed that he has not washed his hair with shampoo for nearly a decade
'I just stand under a shower. Water. That's the best way.
'When you think about it all you people who use shampoo and conditioner, all you do is strip all the oils out and make it ridiculously flyaway with shampoo.'
He added that he treated his skin in a similar way and avoided laborious grooming routines with skin creams after shaving.
Instead the QI host said the occasional lather as soap was as far as he would go.
It comes after Stephen Fry revealed he was made to feel 'undesirable' in the early 80s and hated the London gay scene at the time.sonos sonos One (Gen 2) - Voice Controlled Smart Speaker with