For many of us, a fresh crop of armpit and leg stubble represents a defiant couple of days away from the shower. For 16-year-old Adèle Labo of France, it's a movement.

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Her hashtag, #LesPrincessesOntDesPoils (meaning #PrincessesHaveHair), became the number one trending item on French Twitter. It asks women to share pictures of their body hair.

Despite the playground rumors that taught us French women love having hairy armpits, they've actually been guilted into removing hair almost as much as we do in the States, with 77% of women considering it important to be free of body hair (in the US that number goes up to 84%).

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