23 Female Celebrities Who Let Their Armpit Hair Grow & Flow

Miley Cyrus armpit hair

By now, one would think that a woman would be able to do whatever she likes with her body sans the public commentary. But ask about a woman with armpit hair and they'd surely say that isn't the case. From Miley Cyrus and Madonna to Julia Roberts and Penelope Cruz, more and more female celebs have been rocking long armpit hair lately. Perhaps it's a proverbial middle finger to conventional beauty standards, or perhaps they just ran out of razors? Whatever their reason, these ladies look good no matter the length of their pit hair. In fact, they may be offering some inspiration for any other ladies who are wondering if they should leave their pits as nature intended.

Who decided that women should get rid of their armpit hair anyway?

After years of women learning that they should shave armpits so that they're totally hairless, womena are now seeing armpit hair in a whole new light. Who knew that armpit hair actually could be so stylish and cool-looking? These ladies deserve kudos for totally rocking their pit hair -- and possibly bringing it to the mainstream. 

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Here are 23 superstars over the decades who decided to stop shaving their underarms -- and not just two-day stubble. It's full-on, flowin'-in-the-wind pit hair. Work it, ladies!

(Is anyone else kind of inspired to throw out her razor after looking through these pictures?)

Do you ever go au naturel with your underarm hair?

Image via Miley Cyrus/Instagram

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