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Chest Hair

A few weeks back, my Russian had a long chest hair. I think it might have been one of his first ones. His best friend saw it, because I asked him to look at it. 136 more words

The Eugenics of Shaving

Body hair removal . . . that thing we all do because everyone else does it, even though our feminist instincts gnaw at us.  The Guilty Feminist even did a… 385 more words

Shaving: Is It Necessary?

Shaving is made to be a really big deal here in America, especially amongst women. I don’t really know much about how it’s viewed in other countries, but I know it’s a very common practice here. 966 more words


My killer creativity – five things I believed as a kid

Big thanks to a recent FB article and Channel Four’s ever entertaining, ‘The Secret World of Four/Five/Six Year-olds’ for inspiration with this piece.
When you’re small, you see the world in a very different way. 1,569 more words


The garden that grows on my body

Me and the dead skin cells that leave my body to form long, thick, dark strands have never really gotten along.

In other words, I have a complicated relationship with my hair. 1,027 more words


Body Hair Attitudes Among the Northern Mama: A Short Study

A few weeks ago I realized that both my armpit and leg hair had grown out quite a bit. Between cold weather and the unpredictable shower schedule of a stay at home caregiver, it’s an easy place to find oneself. 1,053 more words