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Leg shaving

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Leg shaving is the practice of removing leg hair by shaving the hair off using a razor or electric ... In Western countries, the majority of women engage in leg shaving, doing so ... This practice h...

The History of Shaving - Today I Found Out

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Apr 1, 2013 ... Kelly asks: When did women and men start shaving different parts of their ... modern-day obsession with silky-smooth armpits and legs first take ...

Why Did Women Start Shaving Their Body Hair? The Answer Might ...

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This isn't a ploy to get women to stop shaving or waxing. ... “The fastidious woman today must have immaculate armpits if she is to be ... -An early anti-armpit hair ad .... At this point I've only given up on shaving my legs about 3 years ago ...

Why Women Shave Their Legs - Huffington Post

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Jun 15, 2015 ... I want to talk about leg hair and women and how it was decided that the two went. ... back in, as did the vision of this woman's bikini line, legs, and armpits. ... Yet, as history has shown, culture is changeable, as are standards.

Why Are We Grossed Out by Women With Armpit Hair?

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Jun 26, 2014 ... In Australia, more than 90 percent of women shave their legs and armpits. ... So, humans have a long history of being disgusted at armpit hair ...

The history of why and when women starting shaving armpit hair ...

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Nov 17, 2015 ... It's a bit weird this obsession society has with women shaving off body hair that's just ... The history of why women started shaving their armpits.

Shaving and fashion: A storied history - tribunedigital-chicagotribune

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Sep 14, 2010 ... Uncovering why women removed their body hair across millennia ... full leg and Brazilian bikini waxes combined, or $35 for an underarm wax, ...

History of Hair Removal - History of Women Shaving and Waxing - Elle

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Mar 28, 2013 ... Since many depilatory creams were still irritating to the skin, women relied on razors to shaver their legs and underarms and tweezers to groom ...

Why Do Women Shave? I Asked 17 Gals And They All Have Very ...

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Apr 23, 2015 ... Like all things that aren't "mainstream," body hair on women is still seen as "gross ," .... I was rather the exception to the rule when I was in my teens / early 20s. ... I like to shave, especially if I have my legs/armpits out, and when ...

When and why did women start shaving their body hair? - Quora

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May 2, 2014 ... The answer will really depend on which culture you have in mind. Strict Muslims ... Shaving the underarms and legs didn't really start happening in the US ... History. Increased awareness and concern for hygiene is probably a ...

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A Quick History Of Women & Shaving - Women You Should Know

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Nov 8, 2011 ... The history of when women started shaving their legs and underarms as explained in an August 2009 post by Mental Floss.

When Did Women Start Shaving Their Pits? | Mental Floss

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Aug 13, 2009 ... Earlier this week, Ethan Trex taught us the history of shaving. ... comments inquiring about when women started shaving their legs and underarms, ... American women had no need to shave their underarms before about 1915 ...

Video reveals how sexist ads urged women to start shaving their ...

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Nov 16, 2015 ... Women began shaving their armpits after Harper's Bazaar touted ... The clip, which was created by history and news website Timeline and has been ..... Elle Fanning flaunts her lithe legs in tennis-inspired ensemble as enjoys ...