Januhairy — Loulou Loulou January 6, By Shaheera Anwar January 10, The Repeller Store Is Open! My body hair and I have had an on-and-off relationship since I was I have so much hair and it came out blonde. Follow us. Up to 10 percent of women have hirsutism , which is hair growth in a typical male pattern, according to the Mass General Research Institute. For some, it's empowering to go against the grain and our society's fixation with female hairless bodies.

My body hair and I have had an on-and-off relationship since I was I am the hairiest person. This is not normal. I was afraid that my friends would get grossed out by my hairy posts. Allure asked her and six others to show off their arm hair in intimate photos, as well as share their thoughts on it and their body image more broadly. I wish it were as normal as anything else. Skip links Skip to content Skip to footer. If I could go back, I would love to tell my teenage self: Just don't listen to that crap. This is all about you and making yourself feel comfortable. For some, it's empowering to go against the grain and our society's fixation with female hairless bodies. And growing acceptance of body hair doesn't mean everyone is embracing theirs. Being a hairy woman comes with its annoyances, but hey — at least there are lots of us, right? I grew up with the same group of people and even went through college with them. In other words, women may end up growing thicker hair in places that are not normal for men or women.