In social networks launched a campaign Januhairy – “Hairy January” – encouraging women to grow body hair.
This writes “BBC-Ukraine”.
The protesters want women “loved and accepted” their natural body hair, and at the same time raised money for charity.
21-year-old founder of the campaign Laura Jackson said that the campaign has gained “a lot of publicity,” and it was attended by women from all over the world.
Student at Exeter University said that the idea of the flash mob came into her head, when she had let her hair grow on your body for performance.
“Although I feel free and more confident, some people around me didn’t understand and didn’t agree with why I didn’t shave,” said third-year student.
“I realized that we need to do much more to ensure that we could accept each other completely and truly,” said the girl.
Ms. Jackson hopes to raise thousands of pounds for the charity Body Gossip, which teaches youth to perceive own body.
She launched a flash mob last month, and during that time it was attended by women from UK, USA, Canada, Germany, Russia and Spain. All of them posted Instagram photos of hair on your body under the hashtag Januhairy.
The fashion for hair removal they call imposed and urge to fight with her.
Girls tell us that they began to receive threats after he decided to abandon the hair removal.
Joined men. Some write that in this way decided to support the women.
Earlier, the British student launched the “hairy” flash mob.