Why I Stopped Shaving My Legs • Ladylike

Share
Embed
  • Published on Jan 6, 2019
  • "I'M NOT A WOMAN, MOM!"
    Subscribe to Ladylike!
    bzfd.it/2Pg6etd
    About LadyLike:
    Subscribe for your weekly dose of Freddie, Chantel, Devin, Kristin and Jen and all the antics that they get up to. Expect new videos three times a week. We are so excited to have you here!
    Connect with LadyLike:
    Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/buzzfeedladylike/
    Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/buzzfeedladylike/
    Buy our merch: goo.gl/2ny7st
    For business inquiries, email ladylikebusiness@buzzfeed.com
    Credits: www.buzzfeed.com/bfmp/videos/73178
    MUSIC
    Licensed via Audio Network
    SFX Provided By AudioBlocks
    (www.audioblocks.com)
    STILLS
    /BuzzMoji
    Loofah and volcanic stone
    Steve Gorton/Getty Images
    Making sure my legs are smooth to the touch
    Delmaine Donson/Getty Images
    Rat Poison
    wabeno/Getty Images
    Woman shaving hairy legs with plastic razor
    phanasitti/Getty Images
    Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) treating skin cancer on leg
    RapidEye/Getty Images
    Close up of mature woman using razor
    Westend61/Getty Images
    Charles Robert Darwin
    Imagno/Getty Images
    Man dispensing shaving cream into hand
    Tetra Images/Getty Images
    Skull and crossbones sign on yellow triangle.
    Dorling Kindersley/Getty Images
    VIDEO
    Woman shaving hairy legs with plastic razor
    phanasitti/Getty Images
    1950 black and white close up man's hands holding ticking stopwatch
    Prelinger/Getty Images
    B/W 1800s/1900s montage of close up of frightened men + women
    Archive Films/Getty Images
    abstract real fire flames burn movement on chroma key green screen, with alpha channel background loop
    donfiore/Getty Images
    PAN Victorians dressed up in gowns with hats and parasols / United States
    WPA Film Library/Getty Images

    usclip.net/user/Ladylike

Comments • 10 576

  • lucid dreaming
    lucid dreaming Hour ago

    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 2 hours ago

    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 8 hours ago

    Pooop~

  • Alexandria Renae
    Alexandria Renae 8 hours ago

    I feel you girl

  • Andres No
    Andres No 9 hours ago

    That's gross.

  • Lop Lil
    Lop Lil 11 hours ago

    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 13 hours ago

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

  • Cali fornia
    Cali fornia 14 hours ago

    U probably smell like a dude!

  • Zatan
    Zatan 16 hours ago

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

  • J R
    J R 16 hours ago

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

  • Game Trash
    Game Trash 19 hours ago

    i was watchin this video while shaving 😂

  • Lyra Cafer
    Lyra Cafer 20 hours ago

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

  • Azraa Dhanshe
    Azraa Dhanshe 22 hours ago

    Yes queen

  • Pandas are cool
    Pandas are cool Day ago +1

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

  • Vaughn Alexander

    I do like the hirsuite look. Very down to earth

  • Jordyn Elam
    Jordyn Elam Day ago

    I don’t shave in the first place

  • James
    James Day ago

    Scum bag

  • Sheogorath
    Sheogorath Day ago

    Die

  • CrowSong Lodge
    CrowSong Lodge Day ago

    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 Day ago

    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 Day ago

    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 Day ago

    No thank you

  • suzannelove
    suzannelove Day ago

    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 Day ago +1

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

  • Leah Brown Music
    Leah Brown Music 2 days ago +1

    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 2 days ago

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

  • spoiledsandi
    spoiledsandi 2 days ago

    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 2 days ago

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

  • nate nate
    nate nate 2 days ago

    Something tells me her bush is permanently furry

  • Redneck country
    Redneck country 2 days ago

    I hate hairy!! Better shave Bec smoothly

  • XX Łív XX
    XX Łív XX 2 days ago +2

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

  • Tyler Wisniewski
    Tyler Wisniewski 2 days ago

    Gross

  • Harefoot1
    Harefoot1 2 days ago

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

  • 神
     2 days ago

    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 2 days ago

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

  • Lana Oren
    Lana Oren 2 days ago

    I like my legs smooth though

  • foil hat brigade
    foil hat brigade 2 days ago

    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 2 days ago

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

  • Ihate People
    Ihate People 2 days ago

    I stopped bathing

  • Matt Renfro
    Matt Renfro 3 days ago

    Gross

  • Stark Marshall
    Stark Marshall 3 days ago

    I just subscribe I love it hairy

  • Audrey Grace
    Audrey Grace 3 days ago

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

  • Jay Grimm
    Jay Grimm 3 days ago

    🤢🤮

  • HOMELESSbum
    HOMELESSbum 3 days ago

    This isn’t very lady like ha get it

  • Noelle Irina
    Noelle Irina 3 days ago +5

    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 on 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 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    Hairy haa🤣🤣🤣

  • Florian ĸarl
    Florian ĸarl 3 days ago

    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?

  • Anamika Dutta
    Anamika Dutta 3 days ago

    I really like how smooth it feels against my sheets; that's literally why I wax

  • Purple Fox
    Purple Fox 4 days ago

    If she had thicker dark hair on her legs I bet she wouldn't be wearing those shorts. I'd rather see someone with real leg hair talk about this lol

  • Tanvi Kittur
    Tanvi Kittur 4 days ago

    Thank you Darwin.

  • Blank Space Provided
    Blank Space Provided 4 days ago +1

    So, you’re boycotting Gillette too?

  • Mara Kathleen
    Mara Kathleen 4 days ago

    I just shaved for the first time today. Not my best choice.

  • bluerosegurl
    bluerosegurl 4 days ago

    THANK YOU! So glad other women are doing this! Y'alls video helped inspire me to quit shaving-like I have ALWAYS wanted to! Glad you kept it up! #FreeYoself No shame in being mammalian!

  • Joy Loxdale
    Joy Loxdale 4 days ago

    I was pressured by an adult to shave... It was awkward... I'll usually only shave half way, and often only when I swim. I find the feeling of hair in the water or blowing in the wind really weird like being tickled, and I don't like it. Every other time of the year I don't care, except that ingrown hairs can be a pain.

  • FabulousKilljoy917
    FabulousKilljoy917 4 days ago

    I’ve been stopped for a couple years. I’ll do stuff occasionally like when I want but I’m fine with it, I’ll trim my bikini area because it’s a lot, my boyfriend doesn’t care that much so. I’m chilling and my skin has never loved me more.

  • Stormyweather
    Stormyweather 4 days ago

    Personally, shaved legs just feel nicer when I wear pants

  • Hallee Laird
    Hallee Laird 4 days ago

    I love the sass! Ever since I watched the no shaving for 30 days video Ladylike made I’ve finally been able to overcome the stigma and shame of not removing body hair and it’s been so freeing. Love these videos!

  • Boop Doop
    Boop Doop 4 days ago

    I have no problem with not shaving your legs.. I do have a problem with armpit hair though 😂 to me it just doesn’t look clean on EITHER gender

  • Nathaly Hernandez
    Nathaly Hernandez 4 days ago

    Who got a shaving add about the giraffe shaver

  • C sea
    C sea 4 days ago

    Frikin love your hair here! (head hair specifically lol)

  • sister snatched
    sister snatched 4 days ago

    nobody cares lol

  • David Mac
    David Mac 4 days ago

    Guys don’t like hairy women
    Want a guy = Shave
    Don’r want a guy = Don’t Shave
    If men are not a problem you’re good. If they are then you’re not good.
    We all adapt to what the others in society we’re trying to make an impression on find appealing.

  • Rachel Brown
    Rachel Brown 4 days ago

    She's my fav Lady Like lady. I wish you were in every video!

  • Steven Quintanar
    Steven Quintanar 4 days ago

    Who gives a fuck. If you wanna be a fuckin wolf then fuckin do it we dont care

  • J Tramelli
    J Tramelli 4 days ago

    Hair removal wasn't a concern until the 19th ... century here's here's some for removing hair

  • Christine Colley
    Christine Colley 4 days ago

    I haven't shaved in almost two years. Hubby don't care.

  • Renuka Rai
    Renuka Rai 5 days ago

    What about facial hair?

  • Space Bike Music
    Space Bike Music 5 days ago

    Nobody cares about your gross legs

  • shay morrow
    shay morrow 5 days ago

    Where’d did lady like get the sparkly bra in the background from?

  • shay morrow
    shay morrow 5 days ago

    I love when I shave my legs and cover them in body butter! It’s like a babies butt.

  • Mariana Kloak
    Mariana Kloak 5 days ago

    I totally agree women should only remove body if they want to.

  • inmydarkesthour 22
    inmydarkesthour 22 5 days ago

    I hate having to remove my hair but no way i would let it grow out!! Gross no man even myself would like that....

  • Olivia Medina
    Olivia Medina 5 days ago

    Your legs are beautiful Chantel💖

  • Cady dog Kat
    Cady dog Kat 5 days ago

    My legs feel naked on my sheets when i shave my legs, also who in the CRUD has hairy thighs

  • anime sloth
    anime sloth 5 days ago

    I just shave my legs for the comfort 😂 it’s so s m o o t h
    Also I shave my armpits cos it’s uncomfortable and it just feels unhygienic to me ( I don’t think it is but oh well lol it’s just personal preference )
    I really don’t care what other girls do, not shaving or shaving doesn’t make you any less of a woman :/

  • Slob on my knob
    Slob on my knob 5 days ago

    I love girls with pubic hair

  • Phillip V
    Phillip V 5 days ago

    Having hair is a pretty manly trait though let’s be real

  • MsSharkDemon
    MsSharkDemon 5 days ago

    Over the years, I've to think of shaving as another form of body modification. I still feel a bit awkward about my body hair once in awhile but when I do shave it, it's for me. ...And because I live in a desert.

  • Rosette
    Rosette 5 days ago

    Same cuz I switched to laser removal

  • mj dub
    mj dub 5 days ago

    Ewe every woman in here who says she doesnt shave is disgusting and probably single.

  • Gina Heller
    Gina Heller 5 days ago

    It's winter...I don't shave during winter. Summer is a whole different story!

  • Eddy Garcia
    Eddy Garcia 5 days ago

    Shave your legs, you hairy beast 😋

  • Conorly 474
    Conorly 474 6 days ago

    Yeah I'm the only one who doesnt shave

  • honeymustard22
    honeymustard22 6 days ago

    I stopped shaving a year ago.

  • Alex The Absol
    Alex The Absol 6 days ago

    Did she just say “kish*”?

  • Erssie Major
    Erssie Major 6 days ago

    I've never shaved my legs in my life. There are hairs but they are soft and go blond in the sun. Stubble that growing back looks hairier than natural hair that's never been touched. .

  • Savanna_ Can_Draw
    Savanna_ Can_Draw 6 days ago +1

    P R E A C H !

  • Maurice Johnson
    Maurice Johnson 6 days ago

    So you rockin that natural goddess bush🤔 🍑 💦

  • issrabi
    issrabi 6 days ago

    Women have been getting rid of their hair around the world for a very long time..

  • Sarah McBride
    Sarah McBride 6 days ago

    Do what you want people :) My BF shaves a lot of himself, and I shave what I want when I want :) I don't understand who has a problem with this lmao

  • Soul_ Pancak3
    Soul_ Pancak3 6 days ago

    Omg, who cares😑

  • Natalie Kendel
    Natalie Kendel 6 days ago +2

    Dear Ladylike, *PLEASE* stop using scream sounds for your videos. It makes them inaccessible to people suffering from anxiety or PTSD.

  • Dea Christiancatlady

    I don't shave anything! I am holistic...God made my body to have hair...so I have hair!

  • Nick Davey
    Nick Davey 6 days ago

    I don't know why this was recommended to me.
    I don't care.
    You're not special for choosing to be alone and confusing your own leg for one of your many cats.

  • Freya Reid
    Freya Reid 6 days ago

    So you wanna talk about shaving hun ,well I got 99 problems but shaving ain’t 1 .

  • skittles lol
    skittles lol 6 days ago +1

    👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

  • Sydney Mason
    Sydney Mason 6 days ago

    Most men on broadway shave their body hair and some film stars as well

  • Sydney Mason
    Sydney Mason 6 days ago +1

    I have light hair on my legs so i rarely shave unless i have a nice event or over the summer. I pretty much only shave my armpits.

  • Jennifer Cruzen
    Jennifer Cruzen 6 days ago

    Some ladies have thick black ware wolf pelts from waist to toe, and we need to get rid of that nonsense.