I Don't Believe In Shaving Off My Body Hair

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    Fighting the Standards

     i feel kind of lame for giving in after i got all the way through jr high, high school and college without shaving. i resisted 'cause, i dunno, i'm a feminist. but for me it was always a sacrifice because i always felt ugly and i could never really be "out" about...
    janebee janebee
    3 Responses Jun 6, 2008


    I go back and forth between shaving my legs and armpits regularly, and not doing it at all. I have PCOS, so the rest of my body is pretty hairy as well. It always seemed silly to me to shave my legs but not my arms (neither of which are incredibly hairy...but they're both about...
    foundpoetry foundpoetry
    22-25, F
    15 Responses May 1, 2008

    Is Your Common Sence Connected To Your Body Hair ?

    Any Asian women are welcome to comment , as in their culture shaving pubic hair is not very common as well. http://www.whitewolfpack.com/2012/05/truth-about-hair-and-why-indians-would.html Reported by C. Young This information about hair has been hidden from the public since...
    trilo2 trilo2
    18-21, M
    May 15, 2012

    Why Shave?

    My grandmother is always asking, "When are you going to get rid of that beard?  You look neater when you're clean shaven." I guess part of it is laziness...shaving is such a pain for me...my beard is so tough that it's almost impossible to shave all the way down...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    22 Responses Sep 7, 2008

    That Picture Is Nasty!

    I just had to let everyone know that if I ever get that bad, someone needs to just dip me in a big vat of Nair.
    hairylady hairylady
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 12, 2008

    Smooth For Medical Reasons?

    Well, it was looming up fast. The next morning was vasectomy day! Yay! But...  I knew they'd shave me, and scrotum skin is a damn funny texture to shave. So, easy i thought... Immac (hair removing cream) I'll get a tube of that and problem solved! OK, so in the bathroom i...
    Lazarus42 Lazarus42
    46-50, M
    7 Responses Dec 8, 2008

    Yea, I'm pretty lazy an...

    Yea, I'm pretty lazy and tend not to care too much about my appearances.   I only shave my legs on special occasions and of course my armpit hair. My lover plucks my eyebrows though. =p
    questionedestiny questionedestiny
    4 Responses Sep 7, 2008

    I Love This Freedom

    I thing this is so liberating.....are there any other girls that want to try this?
    naturalamy naturalamy
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Feb 27, 2008
    Wildflowerfreedom Wildflowerfreedom
    31-35, F
    May 14, 2014
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