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Women Are Dyeing Their Armpit Hair To Challenge Beauty Standards

An increasing number of anti-shaming campaigns have started to surface on social media.

You’ve probably seen Instagram trends that challenge beauty standards and promote gender equality, like the #FreeTheNipple, #LoveYourLines or #JustATampon movements.

Now, these forward-thinking females are pushing for pit power.

Lately, women have been growing out their armpit hair and dyeing it all sorts of stunning shades.

Yep, brightly colored armpits are indeed a real thing, so I guess it’s safe to say that the rainbow hair craze isn’t just for the strands on your head anymore.

Thanks to celebs like Miley Cyrus, hairy armpits are definitely having a moment in the social media spotlight, as all sorts of women are following suit and making style statements by giving their pits a pop of color.

There are tons of ways to rock this bold trend, and we’ve seen daring ladies dress up their underarms with everything from monochromatic hues that match their hairdos, to split-dyed pits that let you rock a different color under each arm.

While you probably won’t find me rocking purple pits anytime soon, this is a pretty cool trend that sends a powerful message about beauty and body image.

Take a look at the pictures below to see this awesome armpit trend.

Forget dyeing the hair on your head.


Thanks to the latest feminist campaigns…


Rocking colorful pits is now all the rage.


Women are on a mission to spread a body-positive message…


And challenge the ideals of beauty…


By promoting some serious pit power.


These ladies are reclaiming their underarms…


By dyeing their armpit hair every color of the rainbow.


Even celebs like Miley Cyrus are showing off this bold look.


The armpit hair possibilities are pretty much endless…


So, there are tons of ways you can get in on the colorful underarm action.


You can simply add a single pop of color to your pits…


Split-dye your underarms…


Match the hue of your pit ‘do to the hair on your head…


Or go all out and transform yourself into a full-body feminist mermaid.


These daring divas are determined to change the world, one armpit at a time.

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Kaylin Pound

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Kaylin Pound spent the first few years of college running cross country while double majoring in Biology and Marketing before moving to New York City to finish her studies at Pace University. When Kaylin isn’t writing she can be found running ...
Kaylin Pound spent the first few years of college running cross country while double majoring in Biology and Marketing before moving to New York City to finish her studies at Pace University. When Kaylin isn’t writing she can be found running ...

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