beauty-standards

Different Bodies; Different Standard

It was quickly made clear to me that the so-called sexual liberation that feminism brought didn’t apply to women who look like me. Apparently, the amount of respect I was entitled to was directly linked to how tightly I kept my legs together.

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My Complicated Relationship With My Body Hair

I began reminiscing recently about my early days of body hair removal and it made me wonder what originally motivated me to shave, pluck, depilate, and wax (accidentally once by ripping a bandage from my skin and a large patch of thigh hairs with it). Like other persons who identify as human, I do experience‚Ķ Read More »

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