Body hair isn't exactly a sexy topic, but because it's not something that's so frequently discussed — and is so often stigmatized — many women feel uncomfortable dealing with the hair they have on their body. In fact, there may be some "weird" places you have hair that are actually totally normal, but thanks to all that secret hair removal and shame surrounding body hair, you might not realize you're not alone. Body hair is common, even if it's places other than your legs or your armpits.
"People see models without hair in magazines, in commercials, and on TV, and they feel that there is something wrong with them because they have hair in areas where these people seem to not," says Christian Karavolas, owner of NYC’s Romeo & Juliet Laser Hair Removal Salon, over email.
Everyone has varying amounts of body hair, and this has to do with your ethnicity, sex, and family history, according to dermatologist Dr. Ava Shamban. Although sometimes excess hair can be a sign of hormonal abnormality, some hair in places that seem strange is perfectly fine. Here are 11 "weird" places you have hair that are very normal.