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Indian men reveal their ‘unmanly’ habits on Twitter

DECCAN CHRONICLE
Published Mar 24, 2017, 4:14 pm IST
Updated Mar 24, 2017, 4:19 pm IST
The tweets give us a glimpse of how deeply entrenched gendered expectations can be in our collective consciousness.
Men are often forced to conform to gendered stereotypes by society. (Photo: Pixabay)
 Men are often forced to conform to gendered stereotypes by society. (Photo: Pixabay)

After noticing a Reddit thread that asked men about the things they do that are considered ‘unmanly’ by society, a female journalist decided to pose the same question to Indian men on Twitter.

 

 

 

Men gradually started opening up about going for treatments like pedicures and manicures and using products like moisturises, lip balms, and makeup that our patriarchal society usually associates with women. Some even confessed to their preference for pink despite it being considered a ‘girly’ colour.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The tweets give us a glimpse of how deeply entrenched gendered expectations can be in our collective consciousness.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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