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Do you shave your arms?


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#41 ✂scissorhappy✂

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Posted 25 November 2014 - 04:36 PM

I shave my arms so my tattoos look better. My right arm is a half sleeve up to my elbow. And my left arm is a full sleeve still in progress. About 3 more sessions to go. But I started shaving my arms when I was 13 some girl I knew did it so I started and it's been that way ever since....

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Posted 25 November 2014 - 08:40 PM

I did. Since it's winter I'm saving my hair for my potential homemade coat.

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Posted 13 December 2014 - 01:58 PM

Yep

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Posted 13 December 2014 - 02:13 PM

yes, plus I might weigh less if I do so and just looks/feels better

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Posted 14 December 2014 - 01:20 AM

Yes. Sadly, I'm the mediterranean type.


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#46 Moolinda

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Posted 14 December 2014 - 01:24 AM

I used to but then started cutting them so not anymore. Blah im a failure

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Posted 14 December 2014 - 01:35 AM

I shaved my arms for about three weeks in 7th grade after a friend of mine told me that she did it. My mom didn't know so when my hairless arm accidentally brushed hers one night...she went batshit crazy. Kept yelling at me about how I shouldn't do something like that ever again because I didn't even have that much hair (I beg to differ, since I'm a brunette). She made me promise never to do it again.

Thankfully the hair was fine when it grew back. I was expecting it to be thicker and really ugly, but it wasn't



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Posted 14 December 2014 - 01:39 AM

Yes but only because i was self concious as a kid and they grew back and now the hair sticks straight up so i have to shave, but i also like it when my arms are smooth lol



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Posted 14 December 2014 - 10:48 AM

I shave my legs and armpits just on july and august ò 3 ò )


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Posted 19 December 2014 - 02:12 AM

I'm pale as snow with dark brown hair. Never had a choice in the matter lol, so yes - shave!


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Posted 20 December 2014 - 11:36 PM

Nopeeeee

I'm half white, half Native American. My hair is very very dark and my skin is pretty light. 

I do not care. 

I will not shave my arms.

Anyone who thinks I should shave my arms can come fight me. 


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#52 ocallaghan

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Posted 23 December 2014 - 03:41 PM

lol no. 

if i wasnt supposed to have hair on my arms it wouldn't have grown there. 


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Posted 23 December 2014 - 03:43 PM

I used to in middle school because a friend told me you were "supposed to"

wish i didn't =/ 


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Posted 26 December 2014 - 12:57 AM

I have blonde body hair, but I shave them anyway. I love feeling smooth is all.

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Posted 26 December 2014 - 11:14 AM

no



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Posted 26 December 2014 - 02:49 PM

Yes, I think it necessary.



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Posted 26 December 2014 - 08:00 PM

Sometimes. My arm hair isn't too dark or thick but when I am having a day where I want to pamper myself and make myself as beautiful as possible I will shave them.



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Posted 27 December 2014 - 01:41 AM

Yes

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Posted 27 December 2014 - 01:57 AM

I don't shave them but I show them a wax srip every now and then, after using it to my legs. I want a little less hair on my arms, not to be completely hairless.



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Posted 27 December 2014 - 02:12 AM

I've seen the armpit dying fad and I wish I had the balls to try it/didn't get irritated by long pit hair! I have a similar mindset about body hair and body acceptance yet I hate my body anyways...I'm way more supportive of other people's bodies than myself. :/

I have pretty dark hair everywhere and used to shave everywhere when I was younger, but I sort of sat myself down and asked myself if I was shaving it for my own personal comfort and/or appreciation, or because of what others wanted.

I was basically shaving my arms, armpits and pubes because I was bothered by others opinions. Now I've decided I don't give two fucks what other people want; hair's natural, and a lack of hair is a childish characteristic, and if men find it attractive I find it weird - like, you want hairless women? Children? Paedophile bells ringing.

I'm happier not shaving, and only shave my legs every now and then because I like it. I dye my armpit hair different colours and have and will start fights with any sexist fucks who wanna tell me what to do with my body.

In short - I don't think anyone has to shave. Dark hair is beautiful. But if people are more comfortable that way, shave it off and don't take shit from people who look down on you for it.

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