An enduring feminist icon, Kahlos unibrow has become shorthand for: “I wont curb my self-expression to meet your expectations of how a woman should look.” That shock of dark hair on her brow is a statement rejecting stereotypes about what is and isnt attractive.
Why did Frida not shave?
2) She was #EffYourBeautyStandards long before women even knew there was a choice in the matter. Everyone knows she didnt pluck her eyebrows or wax her upper-lip hair, but Frida didnt shave her armpits or legs either. Diego was a serial cheater and Frida quickly learned that her health issues would bring him running.
Why is Frida so popular?
Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter best known for her uncompromising and brilliantly colored self-portraits that deal with such themes as identity, the human body, and death. Although she denied the connection, she is often identified as a Surrealist.