One of Nike's social media posts has attracted attention not for the sportswear on display - but for the model's body hair. The latest picture on its Nike Women Instagram page shows model and singer Annahstasia Enuke posing with her arm behind her head, revealing a small amount of underarm hair. Nike captioned the post 'Big Mood', but the comments reveal that some people were left in a bad mood after seeing the post. Big mood annahstasia. Like please don't get me wrong I'm delighted that this woman is brave enough to go around like that It's not cute,'' read one Instagram comment.
Why does female armpit hair provoke such outrage and disgust?
Why does female armpit hair provoke such outrage and disgust? | Women | The Guardian
Martinez posted a new photo with toddler daughter Ruthie Ray on Instagram in May that showed her own unshaven legs and explained why she chooses to keep posting photos of it. I can only help them navigate and process why they want to, as I have done for myself. In a personal essay for Harper's Bazaar in August , the model posed with unshaven armpits and opened up about her femininity. Lourdes' mom, Madonna, was one of the early celebs who ditched the razor.
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Hairy armpits are in fashion — but a Nike ad featuring a model with a small amount of visible hair attracted thousands of critical comments. Her look at the premiere of Notting Hill, beaming in a red sequined Vivienne Tam dress, arm raised to reveal a dark tuft, was immediately celebrated as a subversive feminist bird-flip against female beauty standards. Armpit hair remains a bizarre sticking point for anti-feminists. A few days ago, Nike uploaded a picture on Instagram showing the model and musician Annahstasia Enuke with a small amount of underarm hair visible; in response, thousands of commenters expressed outrage and disgust. Just a day later, the deodorant brand Nuud responded to a backlash against its own online advert that had featured underarm hair.