Why I’m giving up the razor

So Bad Ass

I have an almost 12 year old daughter, she is reaching the age where the usual puberty changes are happening, there are boobs and hormonal mood swings and there is the hair… Sprouting from armpits, legs and you know, everywhere.

And so it got me thinking about the relationship between young women and their body hair.  It is such an odd thing when you think that though teens are desperate to grow into adults, they also want to remove the body hair that shows their maturity.

We live in a society where the norm is to remove every inch of hair from our legs, armpits and fannies and though I have no issue with women who choose to do this, it concerns me that the vast majority of images we see are of hairless women.

I watched The Devil Inside recently, a movie about demonic possession, there is a scene…

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3 thoughts on “Why I’m giving up the razor”

    1. I don’t think so. Whatever makes you happy. 🙂 I’ve been shaving my legs still but not my armpits, lately. I’m so worried about what others think, or I would quit shaving all together.

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