Dear Prudence video: Hairy office dilemma.

Help! I Don’t Shave My Legs. Is That Inappropriate for the Office?

Help! I Don’t Shave My Legs. Is That Inappropriate for the Office?

Advice on manners and morals.
April 15 2015 4:11 PM

Hairy Office Dilemma

Is it professionally inappropriate for me not to shave my legs?

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In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a young woman about whether or not hairy legs are acceptable in the workplace.

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