Films and stories about women, by women. An inclusive community working to diversify perspectives on both sides of the lens. Get involved!

I thoroughly recommend that you check out ‘Page She’ http://www.pageshe.tv/

Also, enjoy the growing collection of videos uploaded on ‘vimeo’. Here is one of my favourite shorts with model Naomi Shimada, appropriately titled ‘Beating Around The Bush’. Here she looks at the booming “billion dollar beauty industry around the globe, how it’s built, the messages it conveys and how things go from a beauty phenomenon to a social norm.” Starting off with hair removal, Naomi looks at the practice of waxing and how “we have been conditioned to believe that to be hairless is to be beautiful”. Her research lead her to the seven infamous sisters from Brazil who tapped into the importance of female body image through pubic hair. “Has anyone heard of the j  sisters?” Seven siblings who essentially invented the Brazilian bikini wax…

https://vimeo.com/210598402

Might I ask as to which of the three ‘B’s you prefer, Bare, Brazilian or Bush?  What are your thoughts on grooming and the practice of waxing? What are your opinions on female body image? Please do join in the conversation with your comments below. I look forward to hearing from you!

SisterSole x

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