Much the same as support hose for fibromyalgia or socks that encourage circulation to prevent deep vein thrombosis, this sort of lingerie, whether for men or women, is welcome despite its strangeness, intrusiveness or downright ugliness.
Since any inner ugliness is sure to shine through no matter how perfect your hair and make up are, it makes sense to start thinking about what makes a beautiful cheerleader.
He was remarkable for ugliness, and was an object of aversion to his parents.
In this he is described as a monster of ugliness and deformity, as he is also represented in a well-known marble figure in the Villa Albani at Rome.
His extreme ugliness in later life is attributed to an attack of typhus, from which he suffered in 1771.