Sure, we've all seen an image or two of an armpit hair-exposed female that had us saying "day-um". But, still tormented by the reality of society's beauty expectations, you may have found yourself reaching for the razor again after mere millimetres of fuzz. Because, while body hair makes a statement in a black and white portrait, is it really practical for every day life?
Trick question: the answer is yes and always has been. Let model Maya Felix prove this to you. The IRL mermaid, who recently gained attention for her break against beauty conventions, lives her day-to-day just like anyone else, except with the fur nature intended. She's beautiful, liberated, honest, and raw, and likely saves a fortune on hair removal. Read on for just a handful of Maya's Instagram pictures, that will likely have you readdressing your strict hair-removal ritual.