Exclusive: Nargis Fakhri Highlights How Beauty Industry Thrives “Because People Comment On Our Looks”

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Exclusive: Nargis Fakhri Highlights How Beauty Industry Thrives “Because People Comment On Our Looks”

In an exclusive and insightful conversation with Hauterrfly’s The Male Feminist, the charismatic Bollywood luminary, Nargis Fakhri, engaged in a thought-provoking dialogue with host Siddhaarth Aalambayan. The conversation took a compelling turn as Siddhaarth delicately broached the subject of societal expectations and beauty standards, specifically addressing whether men encounter the same level of commentary on their looks.

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Nargis Fakhri is known for her roles in movies like Rockstar, Main Tera Hero and more when asked by host Siddhaarth Aalambayan a poignant question, if men ever experience the same level of scrutiny on their looks like women do, Nargis responded with an insightful observation, highlighting the stark gender disparities in societal expectations. She expressed that men generally don’t face the same level of commentary on their appearances as women do. Instead, women endure critiques on every aspect, from body shape to facial features and even the minutest details like nails or a single grey hair.

 

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The actress eloquently pointed out that women are often subjected to judgments about the size of their butts, the shape of their stomachs, the size of their breasts, the appearance of their nails, and even the symmetry of their facial features. She illustrated the harsh reality with comments like, “Her boobs are too small, her butt is too small, her stomach is too fat, or Oh my god, look at her face, one eye is up, one is down,” or “She has one grey hair,” and “Oh my god, she has got one mustache.” Nargis aptly tied these critiques to the thriving beauty industry, suggesting that societal norms and judgments play a significant role in the industry’s perpetuation.

 

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Her words shed light on the immense pressure women face to conform to unrealistic beauty standards, fostering an environment where the beauty industry capitalizes on these insecurities. Nargis’ frank and honest commentary serves as a powerful reminder of the importance of challenging and reshaping societal perceptions that contribute to the constant scrutiny faced by women.

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