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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 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. ... Yet, as history has shown, culture is changeable, as are standards. .... shave and they sunbathe (including sunbathing the armpit hair) or are ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History of Female Armpit and Leg Shaving&v=rwcCV1nEisQ
Nov 5, 2015 ... It was rare for women in the U.S. to shave their armpits at the turn of the 20th ... If women desire to wear something with the legs exposed, or wear a ... to grow facial hair long like they did back in the late 1800s and early 1900s.

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

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Mar 28, 2013 ... ELLE.com's brief history on hair removal. See where it started and why it's so popular.

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 ...

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, ...

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

metro.co.uk/2015/11/17/the-history-of-why-women-started-shaving-their-armpits-5507362/

Nov 17, 2015 ... The history of why women started shaving their armpits. Francesca Kentish .... Teen speaks out after having leg muscles and intestine removed ...

Who decided women should shave their legs and underarms?

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Feb 6, 1991 ... The gist of the article is that U.S. women were browbeaten into shaving underarm hair by a sustained marketing assault that began in 1915.

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

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May 2, 2014 ... History. The answer will really depend on which culture you have in mind ... Shaving the underarms and legs didn't really start happening in the ...

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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 sleeveless ... The clip, which was created by history and news website Timeline and .... Marginally better to wake up next to hairy armpits than hairy legs, but it's ...