Shaving Away The Stereotypes | blogging for Huffington Post UK

This week, I shaved my head for the third time in a year and a half. In my latest blog piece for the Huffington Post UK‘s blog I explain why.

“Collectively, we are more accepting of the awe-inspiring differences that make us the incredible individuals that we are than ever before. The LGBT+ community has never had a louder voice. Nor has feminism and countless others. But this does not erase the alarmingly large number of groups who still don an ignorant, intolerant and all round closed-minded attitude towards human diversity, particularly with regards to prescribed gender norms.”

Read Shaving Away The Stereotypes.

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About Leyah Shanks

Positive body image activist and advocate for mental health.

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