Some men may have hairy backs. Women can sometimes have hairy backs, too. Common beauty or fashion standards may make people feel like having a hairy back is undesirable or unattractive. In men, having hairy arms, chests, or faces tends to be considered more attractive than having back hair. This can pressure those with hairy backs to want to remove the hair. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and the opinion that matters most of all is your own.
How to Be a Hairy Woman: 8 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow
If you grew up with a bit okay, a lot of hair on your arms the way I did, chances are you dealt with a bit of bullying, some self-consciousness, and a whole lot of figuring out how to deal. Being a hairy woman comes with its annoyances, but hey — at least there are lots of us, right? Here are the things our smoother, less hirsute counterparts will never understand. And in that hour, you spend probably 45 minutes stroking your legs, knowing that smooth feeling will soon be kaput. It's no wonder that it takes you so long to shave — you have to pause every three seconds.
I am a Hairy Woman Due to PCOS—And I am Happy and Proud of It
When I was around 14 years old, I started to notice changes with my body hair that were very different from what I had been told to expect during puberty. Very fine, long facial hair started to grow on my chin and neck, but since the hair was blonde, I thought—or hoped—no one would notice. But someone did. I'll never forget the moment: I was in 8th grade art class cleaning out a bowl in the sink.
Having excess body hair as a woman can feel frustrating and may have affected your confidence in the past. Growing up, you probably learned that being hairless is a beauty standard for women. However, that trend is changing as more and more women embrace their body hair. Tip: If you currently remove your body hair, track how much time, energy, and money your currently use on upkeep.