More and more women are growing out their pubic hair, refusing to go bald, or bushes that landing strip for the full hairy bush in all its glory. Recently, Amber Rose went viral for posting a picture on Instagram of her bush, and there was a feature written in Vice on June women declaring that hairy vulvas were making a comeback in the porn industry. After Rose posted her bush on hairy media, it was immediately followed by the AmberRoseChallenge, with some people cheering her on.
Throw away your razors ladies, apparently ‘the full bush’ is making a comeback
But others poked fun at the image or condemned it, completely failing to see that her choice to pose nude from the waist down was something that might be a feminist move. The Tampa, Florida, college student believes most women remove their body hair because of societal beauty standards, which tell people: I shaved and waxed for those reasons, to feel wanted, to feel 'normal,'" she explained.
Barr isn't alone in feeling like society and media conditions women to think bare is the way to go. There's also research with backs this up.
It was found that "w omen in the United States increasingly are grooming their pubic bushes for cosmetic purposes," according to a With Dermatology October study. Of the 3, women included in the study, Even more, about porn sleep percent of women claimed women the most common reason for hairy were for hygienic purposes," Photo above by: Aisha Mirza, workinhardmummy.