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  • Ruby Macavoy
    Ruby Macavoy Soat oldin

    It's fine if you feel comfortable shaving and it's also fine if you feel comfortable not shaving because it's your choice and what your comfortable with but you should never feel pressured to or ridicule others for their choice

  • Joyce Porter
    Joyce Porter Soat oldin

    I stopped in my 20s but i still do my bikini and my underarms with nair cuz I don't like a razor.

  • carlye hall
    carlye hall 5 soat oldin

    Chantel: why I stop shaving my legs.
    Me: why shave in the first place?

  • jason blank
    jason blank 8 soat oldin

    Move to France or eastern Europe and be hairy with all the others. No
    man wants to run his hand up a hairy thigh unless maybe he's gay

  • Sarah Hopkinson
    Sarah Hopkinson 10 soat oldin

    I barely shave my legs, but I'm blonde so no-one knows...shhh

  • Natálka Banasová
    Natálka Banasová 17 soat oldin

    This is really important to me being 13, thanks Chantel

  • Madelyn M
    Madelyn M 19 soat oldin

    I was 19 years old the first time I shaved my legs. Despite getting teased all my life by my family for for not shaving, nbody noticed when I did it. So I went 🤬 that.

  • chico
    chico 20 soat oldin

    Some how this is all white males fault right? Not like women are the most evil conniving backbiting animals in the kingdom.

  • Hcfvgdvfd Vdvdsfcyr

    Ew

  • Cali fornia
    Cali fornia Kun oldin

    You are right! Silly me!!! I only took biology, chemistry and anatomy to become an engineer.n reading about the human body is just not possible.

  • Silver Hiker
    Silver Hiker Kun oldin

    My cat looks just like your cat, James. My cat's name is Jeff.

  • Maika
    Maika Kun oldin

    I love you, thank you for making this video!!

  • Alex Wilby
    Alex Wilby Kun oldin

    Ew

  • Rilee Jayce
    Rilee Jayce Kun oldin

    I wish I had never shaved my legs because my hair would've been blonde, and now I ffeel I have to.

  • Hi
    Hi Kun oldin

    I don't know if men get embarrassed for not having body hair I shave my body hair I'm a man but I think it feels good and looks good accepting winter because hair keeps you warm I mean I really can't stand here on my back that has to go all year

  • VAcreeper2000
    VAcreeper2000 2 kun oldin

    Nasty bitches

  • Chris Steckler
    Chris Steckler 2 kun oldin

    Shave that gorilla fur!

  • Linda Keaton
    Linda Keaton 2 kun oldin

    I quit shaving my legs also! I live in southern Florida so I wear shorts constantly. It bothers absolutely no one ever. I like the sea wind blowing through my hair. It is an awesome feeling! Who ever came up with the shave task is crrrazy! I can't not shave my armpits because I have become to used to it not being there. But my legs still look awesome and I will never ever shave again. No more shaving!

  • Bobantor 1o1
    Bobantor 1o1 2 kun oldin +1

    Good luck finding a mate

  • Jena Goldman
    Jena Goldman 2 kun oldin +3

    Love ur socks

  • Louise Greenslade
    Louise Greenslade 2 kun oldin

    I only shave my legs when the hair gets too long for my liking. I shave my armpits regularly to help avoid odour and my pubes to prevent blood becoming stuck to the hairs (girls tell me I'm not the only one who does that)

  • Tarzan
    Tarzan 2 kun oldin +2

    Yeah, we live in a world of hairy women and pussified shaved men.

  • Waffle Human
    Waffle Human 2 kun oldin +1

    My Mom has silky smooth legs, with no hair. I asked her how she does it, and she told me she has never EVER shaved her legs in her life; her hair never matured.

  • Tatiele Ilha da Silva
    Tatiele Ilha da Silva 2 kun oldin

    So empowering! You are amazing! You do you and everybody else do themselves. Do it because you wanna, not because somebody told you so. Let's change this antique thought. Amazing video!

  • MX_NOOB
    MX_NOOB 2 kun oldin +1

    Yet if a man grew out his nails or head hair he'd get told to cut it and she's gettin praised fuck feminists

  • Tim lone
    Tim lone 2 kun oldin

    All of you nonshavers are disgusting

  • miyandere
    miyandere 2 kun oldin

    I dont like body hair on myself but I always wear pants so. I do shave when it gets super long it's like a cleanse and I love the softness of blankets on them. It's kind of like a special treat lol. Really - do what you want with your body hair but do it for yourself.

  • Amari Coley
    Amari Coley 3 kun oldin

    Yeah that’s exactly why I stopped shaving my legs women shouldn’t have to be embarrassed or forced to think they have to shave to be a beautiful women or think that it matters men don’t have to shave unless it’s their beard or their significant other doesn’t like hair(you don’t have to shave for your significant other to feel or be loved)that’s it and the other stuff is mostly working out which is hard but compared to women it’s easy.I don’t hate men but in some regard it is easier than what women go through.

  • Jenni Ehart
    Jenni Ehart 3 kun oldin

    I only shave because when I wear pants it’s really smooth and when it’s long, it feels like bugs crawling on my legs. I hate wearing pants too so anything to minimize the feeling of them 👌

  • Iris Freeze
    Iris Freeze 3 kun oldin

    I end up shaving all year, cause I'm in gymnastics and all our gym meets are in winter....

  • SandPaperToYourDickTip
    SandPaperToYourDickTip 3 kun oldin +2

    Alright, now that she can do this I'll stop working out, I won't put any effort in washing my face, I won't take showers, why? Because why does it matter? Why should I attempt to be attractive to anyone? As if it matters right? Right guys?

  • Priscilla Lopez
    Priscilla Lopez 3 kun oldin

    Really thought the answer was gonna be "cuz I'm a lesbian and my bae dgaf"

  • Star Cherry
    Star Cherry 3 kun oldin +1

    You damn right! I stopped shaving my legs too a few years ago
    Fuck those beauty standards, before I hit puberty I loved my hairy legs and I didn't give a damn about what anybody said!
    Now I'm a grown adult woman, and I'm finally back to that place again! I love my hairy legs, and they looks so beautiful after a workout and some lotion! That's my standard

  • Jon G
    Jon G 3 kun oldin

    Grosssssss

  • Theodore Coleman
    Theodore Coleman 3 kun oldin

    So she looks like a banchee lol

  • XADOR THE NEOPHYTE
    XADOR THE NEOPHYTE 3 kun oldin

    Good luck with that...

  • Robert Mc
    Robert Mc 3 kun oldin +1

    Really? Go to the beach with hairy legs and see how well that works for you..SMH

  • don't care
    don't care 3 kun oldin

    To each her own i guess but damn if i dated a chick and her legs were hairy I'd be grossed out. My favorite things about women are dimples on the lower back, long hair, and smooth silky skin.

  • archangelrainforest
    archangelrainforest 3 kun oldin +3

    why does everyone have to be so negative? regardless of your opinion towards buzzfeed as a whole, this video is powerful. dont give it hate for spreading positivity. if you dont agree, dont start an argument. she explained in the video that you can do whatever you want, why do you have a problem with that? and to those guys saying youd break up with a girl or think its gross, not all women like your hair either, so grow a pair and deal with it. and to the women who think not shaving is wrong, sorry you got brainwashed. even if you, as a woman, still want to shave, thats ok, but dont think negatively of those who dont.
    a message to everyone: you have an opinion. now shut it.

  • Nobawdy Special
    Nobawdy Special 3 kun oldin

    i felt birthrates sink again..

  • Wales
    Wales 4 kun oldin

    you're so rebellious and quirky haha

  • Toter Traum
    Toter Traum 4 kun oldin

    Spend the money to look appetizing for potential suitors or die without offspring. Simple.

  • Jenna Enright
    Jenna Enright 4 kun oldin

    I never wanted to start shaving my legs. My mom told me I had to when I was 12 and now it's just part of my life.

  • Pat Mason Mason
    Pat Mason Mason 4 kun oldin

    Fine for a guy creepy for ladys,rub that hairy leg.Iguess what ever floats your boat this day and time.Had cream and razors for way longer than she has been alive will be ok to shave sounds like laziness like most kids today.You can play on the phone,makeup and other things but can't groom yourself.

  • Susan Pepper
    Susan Pepper 4 kun oldin

    boys hate hairy legs...

  • UNAPOLOGETIC CRACKER
    UNAPOLOGETIC CRACKER 4 kun oldin

    Lesbian's don't have to shave, I defend their right to be narley .

  • XsparxLY
    XsparxLY 4 kun oldin

    eWw

  • Schirmer
    Schirmer 4 kun oldin

    Ew

  • Ellie Davidson
    Ellie Davidson 4 kun oldin

    I’m 12 and I’m not shaving my legs yet don’t judge me ;-;

  • Kibito Kai
    Kibito Kai 4 kun oldin

    Hairy legs will be such a turn off for men . but do as you please u pathetic sjw's.

  • Paul Rivers
    Paul Rivers 4 kun oldin +1

    The men these days are turning into women 😂😂

  • DG Productions
    DG Productions 4 kun oldin

    Shave those legs ladies!it is not attractive.be smooth in and out

  • lucid dreaming
    lucid dreaming 4 kun oldin

    Yes please keep doing you and being the hairy beast that you are, makes it easier for us to save time weeding out the unfuckabke nasty feminists

  • dbcigf
    dbcigf 4 kun oldin

    Not sure if this was an oversight:
    - said hair removal wasn't a thing til 19th century then try to pin it on Darwin
    - later said women during renaissance used arsenic and ..... for hair removal.
    I just hope the former wasn't an attempt to simplify a complex, multi factored issue in order to subtlety push the narrative that this just came about because of the theory of one man. And it did this while failing to note that Darwin's evolutionary theories are so widely accepted and revolutionized our understanding of biology and history. There's clearly a lot more history and complexity to the issue of female hair removal. Ladylike pls do better.

  • Jacob Kim
    Jacob Kim 5 kun oldin

    Pooop~

  • Alexandria Renae
    Alexandria Renae 5 kun oldin

    I feel you girl

  • Andres No
    Andres No 5 kun oldin +1

    That's gross.

  • Lop Lil
    Lop Lil 5 kun oldin +2

    Jane: I shave because I like smooth legs
    Beth: I like to shave cause it makes me feel confident
    Chantel: I SHAVE BECAUSE I FELT FORCED AND LIVE IN OPPRESSION
    Beth and Jane: ... it’s 2019 woman aren’t oppressed anymore
    Chantel: (whispers) listen guys I really need content so
    please shut up

  • Mike Thomas
    Mike Thomas 5 kun oldin +1

    Now you have to move to France lol. Shave your legs.. Men dont sleep with porcupines lmbo...

    • lovetolovefairytales
      lovetolovefairytales 4 kun oldin

      Leg hair isn't necessarily prickly, dummy. She talked about how she smoothed it down and kept it neat in the video. Duh.

  • Cali fornia
    Cali fornia 5 kun oldin

    U probably smell like a dude!

    • Nicole M
      Nicole M 14 soat oldin

      Cali fornia depends on the type of deodorant. Unfortunately, most deodorant is just fragrance that masks odor. Some deodorants (like lume) work by preventing the reaction that causes moisture and bacteria to create body odor. However, deodorants are typically combined with antiperspirants. Antiperspirants use aluminum to prevent perspiration, which eliminates the needed moisture for body odor to occur. Also, calling me hairy when you’ve never even seen what I look like, then somehow using it as a legitimate debate tactic? Genius.

    • Cali fornia
      Cali fornia Kun oldin

      Nicole M yes! U r right! I’m wrong. Bacteria is killed when using deodorant. I read that in the onion! Wow! U r so bright n hairy.

    • Nicole M
      Nicole M Kun oldin

      Cali fornia please read what you just wrote, which only further proves my point. “Sweat and dirt get trapped in hair.” It’s almost as if...it’s the MOISTURE combined with bacteria making the body odor, and not the hair? Yes, odor can build up in thick areas of hair but here’s the secret: much like the hair on your scalp, you can wash it. And! Get this! If someone is growing body hair in a place that usually gets body odor, there’s a special little tool called antiperspirant/deodorant. Most adults use it. It’s pretty effective. People who are hairless can still reek of body odor, because it’s not hair that causes it. It’s moisture and bacteria. Also, she can’t “smell like a man” anyway because her pheromones are different.

    • Cali fornia
      Cali fornia Kun oldin

      You are right! Silly me! I only took biology, chemistry and anatomy in college.
      And reading about the human body is not possible. So yeah, you win! I mean sweat n dirt on the hair doesn’t contribute to smell.
      That’s why u don’t shampoo your hair.

  • Zatan
    Zatan 5 kun oldin

    Hairy legs on woman is disgusting. End of the conversation.

  • J R
    J R 5 kun oldin

    Men spend a lot on shaving too but with our faces that's just the style

  • Game Trash
    Game Trash 5 kun oldin

    i was watchin this video while shaving 😂

  • Lyra Cafer
    Lyra Cafer 5 kun oldin +1

    i like that i shave my legs it feels better to shave

  • Azraa Dhanshe
    Azraa Dhanshe 5 kun oldin

    Yes queen

  • Pandas are cool
    Pandas are cool 6 kun oldin +1

    Main reason women stop shaving: they prefer being single forever. Or they're taking the man role in a lesbian fling.

    • lovetolovefairytales
      lovetolovefairytales 4 kun oldin

      Or maybe they are literally allergic to shaving cream and had to stop for medical reasons? Or they share a bathroom with a large family and while they have time to clean themselves they don't have time to sit in a tub scrapping hair off their thighs while somebody demands a turn in the loo? Or maybe they develop red bumps when they shave and are worried about scratches/infections? There are tons of reasons a woman might choose not to shave her leg hair. That doesn't mean she's dirty or trying to make a feminist statement or a lesbian or that she's not girly or doesn't want a boyfriend.

  • Vaughn Alexander
    Vaughn Alexander 6 kun oldin

    I do like the hirsuite look. Very down to earth

  • Jordyn Elam
    Jordyn Elam 6 kun oldin

    I don’t shave in the first place

  • James
    James 6 kun oldin

    Scum bag

  • Sheogorath
    Sheogorath 6 kun oldin

    Die

  • CrowSong Lodge
    CrowSong Lodge 6 kun oldin

    I stopped shaving my legs YEARS ago when I realized that having leg hair did not irritate me - and it's nearly invisible, so that doesn't really count for much. And this winter, my armpit hair FINALLY got passed the itchy stage, so that nonsense can stop, too. I LOVE "playing" with beauty routines and appearances, so long as it's optional. Optional make up. Optional fashion. Optional shaving. It's only when it's "required" in society (via stigma) that it's a problem, really.

  • noob tube
    noob tube 6 kun oldin

    Hmm I wonder why girls should shave their leggs.............maybe it makes you not look like a man with gorilla armpits plus she probably spends a ton of money on makeup perfume and other "needs" this girl has

  • Frenchy PooWho
    Frenchy PooWho 6 kun oldin

    I have really fine hair and if I don't shave I find that I get a lot of ingrown hair and that's just a not picnic I want to attend. And I definitely don't go without shaving under my arms because the deodorant does not stick anymore which in the summer is like, "nope, not gonna do it." I've even shaved my arms, yes my forearms. I just really like the smoothness. I don't have dark hair (a darker shade of strawberry blonde) but I just like the smoothness....and not having ingrown hairs.. or deodorant clumpies.

  • Nimue
    Nimue 6 kun oldin

    No thank you

  • suzannelove
    suzannelove 6 kun oldin

    Hmmm you should read the bustle article.. it actually started with razor companies trying to sell more products.. don't blame Darwin. Shaving is a social construct.

  • bodacious beanie
    bodacious beanie 6 kun oldin +1

    30 seconds in and I'm already reading the comments
    2019 is looking for the worst.

  • Leah Brown Music
    Leah Brown Music 6 kun oldin +2

    In the nicest way possible, this video is pointless. If you want to shave your legs, cool. If you don't want to shave your legs, cool. It doesn't make much difference to any of us.
    I shave my legs and armpits, I feel more comfortable that way.
    If you don't have the confidence to show your leg hair, I hope this video gives you the confidence you need.
    Other than that, again, this video is pointless.

  • Kh1ght
    Kh1ght 7 kun oldin

    You also realize the women also didn’t start showing their legs till like the 20th century so 🤷‍♀️

  • spoiledsandi
    spoiledsandi 7 kun oldin

    I’ve shaved my legs like 4 times in my life time since college I stopped shaving my armpits and I’ve never shaved my whoohoo and I’m 22 soooo.

  • xr7fan
    xr7fan 7 kun oldin

    Well good for you. I hope you enjoy a long and healthy life as a lesbian.

  • nate nate
    nate nate 7 kun oldin

    Something tells me her bush is permanently furry

  • Redneck country
    Redneck country 7 kun oldin

    I hate hairy!! Better shave Bec smoothly

  • XX Łív XX
    XX Łív XX 7 kun oldin +4

    I shave my legs and I just us the cheap razors and some soap.

  • Tyler Wisniewski
    Tyler Wisniewski 7 kun oldin

    Gross

  • Harefoot1
    Harefoot1 7 kun oldin

    I’m a guy and I shave my legs so I don’t see a problem

  • 神
     7 kun oldin

    who spends a bunch of money to shave their legs tho. you can either use a razor and some conditioner, or just make your own wax or by some from the cvs. it isn't that deep, and it especially isnt that deep for someone that first off, doesnt even have any dark arm hair, or dark body hair in general. i really hate having hair on my body, so i jist get rid of it when i want to. or im too cold to shave.

  • Whiterun Guard
    Whiterun Guard 7 kun oldin

    Dont encourage girls to stop shaving you liberal hippy wackados what the fuck is wrong with you people?

  • Lana Oren
    Lana Oren 7 kun oldin

    I like my legs smooth though

  • foil hat brigade
    foil hat brigade 7 kun oldin

    I started Shaving my lady parts before I even knew that other females did such a thing. I just didn't like having hair there.

  • foil hat brigade
    foil hat brigade 7 kun oldin

    my legs are more hairy than my husband's legs.

  • Ihate People
    Ihate People 7 kun oldin

    I stopped bathing

  • Matt Renfro
    Matt Renfro 7 kun oldin

    Gross

  • Stark Marshall
    Stark Marshall 8 kun oldin

    I just subscribe I love it hairy

  • Audrey Grace
    Audrey Grace 8 kun oldin

    women shave because dirt builds up in the hair and makes your B.O. stank.

  • Jay Grimm
    Jay Grimm 8 kun oldin

    🤢🤮

  • HOMELESSbum
    HOMELESSbum 8 kun oldin

    This isn’t very lady like ha get it

  • Noelle Irina
    Noelle Irina 8 kun oldin +53

    There's so many "it's not that deep" comments. Sure. It's not. Until you have to go outside. Until you have to go to work hairy. Until you show up to a date hairy. Then suddenly everyone has a problem with something that REALLY. SHOULDN'T. BE. DEEP. So practice what you preach.

  • Little Bird
    Little Bird 8 kun oldin

    Why is this in my recommended? And why am I watching?! This is the absolute worst teenage girl story that should take no more than 30 seconds.

  • Amira Cazarez
    Amira Cazarez 8 kun oldin

    Hairy haa🤣🤣🤣

  • Florian ĸarl
    Florian ĸarl 8 kun oldin

    So you "blame" Darwin that he made hairless women a thing but then also talk about hair-removal in the renaissance.... you know that he came about 100 years later?