The name given to the tight trousers worn by some Regency gentlemen, such as the notorious Beau Brummell and his ‘dandy’ followers, as they showed off their leg muscles.
Rub them with fresh beef every day until they disappear. 1852
As with all our historical handy hints, this is a real tip from a Victorian book. We cannot say that it’ll work and it is up to you if you want to try!