Fat Girl,

Acceptable Femininity: some rambling thoughts about gender roles, high heels, and makeup.

January 28, 2014
These are the products I typically use on my face when I do my makeup.

It’s been gradual, over the past year or so. But I’ve started embracing myself, my whole self, feminine aspects and all. I’ve been letting myself explore the things that I’ve suppressed for so long — “girly” things, “childish” things, vain and wasteful things that I only deemed vain and wasteful because I enjoyed them and I mistrusted my tastes as a woman. I’ve been learning to do what I enjoy and to love myself for the first time in my life.

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