This is a great article:
I have just given myself the freedom to flip between two states of discomfort. On one leg, I lose credibility and feel self-consciousness, and on the other leg, I’m inherently perpetuating unfortunate views of womanhood. Even combined, I don’t have a leg to stand on. No woman does.
A Personal History of Shaving - Alice Stanley wrestles with the dilemma of having hairy legs.