I am a very hairy woman. This is, I'm assuming, at least partially because I am Greek, if that helps you with the imagery at all. I accept and even celebrate my inherent hairiness inHAIRent? I'll see myself out. When I was in primary school, the mean kids would call me werewolf when I exposed my arms. Kids are seriously the worst and, looking back, I have no idea how any of us made it out of school with a shred of self-esteem intact, but that's beside the point.
Why Am I So Hairy?
16 Women Discuss Their Relationships to Body Hair
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What do men think about women with hairy legs?
I was 12 or 13 when I first noticed that I had a moustache, ugly black baby hairs resting on the light brown skin under my nose — what a drag. I bought some hair removal cream and set about resolving the issue. Looking in the mirror I was both amused and horrified by the yellow-white smear across my upper lip, the stench of egg and metal and the tingling.
Hair on men is a sign of their virility; hair on women—eh, not so much. For instance, many of my patients complain that they find hair growth on the breasts, above the upper lip, on the chin, on the fingers, stomach, or feet. Could this be normal?