When did women start shaving their legs?

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These days, many women shave their legs on a regular basis and don't give it a second thought. But where did this shaving trend originate? It all started with advertising and a company trying to sell a product, as Molly and Cristen reveal in this episode.

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Topics in this Podcast: women, health, history, Beauty