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Bleaching My Eyebrows as Radical Conformity

Political (Body) Hair: Part I

If there is anything the social media world taught me in 2015, itwas that eyebrows are a big deal. Not only do many of us spend hours a year perfecting and maintaining our eyebrow aesthetic, but we also depend a lot on the eyebrows of other people. 1,008 more words

Art Imitating Life Imitating Art Imitating Life

I Am Tired of Being Told I Am Not a Feminist

First things first, let’s define what a feminist is. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary the simple definition of a feminist is someone who believes that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. 847 more words

Body Hair

Chest Hair and Happy Trails

The barrista recommended the Sumatra Mandheling Dark Roast. He filled up my thermos cup and I told him that “I like coffee that puts hair on my chest.” It’s true. 660 more words


A hairy subject

The way you choose to present yourself tells people a lot about you and has arguably equally as strong a sway as the way you behave over the judgements people make about your character. 958 more words

Amy Moretsele

Why I stopped shaving: hairy legs in a shaven world

These are my legs. There are many like them, but these are mine. I love my legs. They are sturdy and strong, and they can take me great distances. 2,059 more words

Beautiful Body Hair

Who Doesn't Love a Clean Shave?

This is Mr. Clippy. He’s our new mascot. He’s a sticker. And if you come see us for surgery on any part of your body that has hair on it, he will be at the end of your stretcher right next to your name, which sits over your surgeon’s name (the two separated by a line). 282 more words

I'm a Feminist AND I Shave-- Get Over It

Lately I’ve been subjected to a glut of posts on social media about the social convention of shaving for women, and why it is holding us back as feminists. 993 more words