A TikTok user revealed a way she used at an early age to get rid of her upper lip hair and scared her followers. The corresponding video on the social network was noticed by The Sun.
In the footage posted, New Yorker Mariam Merchant, wearing a black hijab, spoke of severe peer bullying as a child due to her thick facial hair. “Instead of shaving them off (mustache – approx. “Lenta.ru”), I burned them with a candle, ”she said and showed a picture taken many years ago. The photo shows a six-year-old girl with braided hair and a dark mustache.
The video of the Muslim woman went viral and gained 1.5 million likes, viewers expressed outrage in the comments. “I became very sad because of this story”, “I don’t understand why the children mock each other so much,” “They laughed at me for the same reason. And then, and now you were beautiful ”,“ Poor baby, I want to hug you, ”they said.
In August 2021, it became known about a blogger with thick facial hair, who stopped shaving in her youth and gained fame on social networks. At the age of 18, the girl underwent a course of laser hair removal, but the procedures did not bring any results. “Then I accepted myself for who I am, and shaving became my daily routine,” she admitted. At the moment, videos in which the blogger demonstrates her face with a beard and mustache are going viral and gaining tens of thousands of views.