12 Famous Women Who Proudly Flaunted Their Body Hair on the Red Carpet

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More and more celebrities, from Bella Thorne to Paris Jackson, are taking to the red carpet to show off their body hair. Whether it’s their unshaven legs or au naturel armpits, these stars are shutting down societal beauty standards and DGAF about who sees their body hair.

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To inspire you to put down your razor and flaunt your natural beauty, we’ve rounded up every badass time a celebrity has flaunted their body hair on the red carpet. No one should have to shave their bodies if they don’t want to, and these stars are living proof that beauty standards are a construct and there is nothing preventing their hair from living wild and free. Check out their empowering photos ahead.

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Bella Thorne
Bella Thorne

Thorne, a vocal body-hair activist, gave cameras a peek of her armpit hairs at the 2018 premiere of "Midnight Sun." "Guys feel more manly when they have body hair, right? So what's the problem with a woman wanting to feel more manly (or, in my case, just lazy AF)?" Thorne wrote in an essay for InStyle. "Because I have a vagina, I have to be feminine all the time? Excuse me, but no."


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Paris Jackson
Paris Jackson

Jackson—who has never been afraid to show off her body hair on social media—gave cameras a peek at her armpit hairs when she walked the red carpet at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.


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Beyoncé gave cameras a peek at her unshaven armpits at the 2008 premiere of "Cadillac Records" where she showed off visible armpit hairs. If Bey can do it, so can we!

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Britney Spears
Britney Spears

At the 2003 American Music awards, Spears gave the cameras a full view of her unshaven armpits while waving to fans on the red carpet.


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Drew Barrymore
Drew Barrymore

Barrymore gave the world a view of her full bush of armpit hairs at a 2005 event with Marc Jacobs, where she wore a dress with thin straps and low-cut sides.

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Jemima Kirke
Jemima Kirke

The "Girls" actress wasn't ashamed of her armpit hairs when she walked the red carpet at the 2017 Metropolitan Opera opening night.

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Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts

Roberts was one of the first actresses to show off her body hair on the red carpet when she attended the 1999 premiere of "Notting Hill" with visible armpit hairs.


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Juliette Lewis
Juliette Lewis

Lewis didn't care who saw her armpit hairs when she attended the 2002 premiere of "Enough" in a dress with low-cut sides, giving cameras a full view of her unshaven pits.


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Kelly Rowland
Kelly Rowland

Rowland had no time for body-hair haters when she flaunted unshaven pits at the 2008 InStyle Best Beauty Awards.


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Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga

Though not all of her body hair was real and hers, Gaga delivered an empowering message about women and body when she showed off a full bush of armpit hair, which she dyed blue, at the 2011 MuchMusic Video Awards.


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Lola Kirke
Lola Kirke

Like her sister Jemima, Lola Kirke also had no shame with her armpit hair when she walked the red carpet at a 2017 Golden Globes party with a visible bush.


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Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus

Cyrus let her armpit hairs fly free when she gave a speech at the 2015 amfAR Inspiration Gala in a strapless dress.


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  • Paris Jackson
  • Beyonce
  • Britney Spears
  • Drew Barrymore
  • Jemima Kirke
  • Julia Roberts
  • Juliette Lewis
  • Kelly Rowland
  • Lady Gaga
  • Lola Kirke
  • Miley Cyrus