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These Young Brazilian Women Perfectly Responded To A "Beauty Trends Guys Hate" Article

"My face is mine, nobody says what I should wear."

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So when Atrevida, a Brazilian magazine aimed at teen girls, published an article about make-up trends girls should stop following because boys "do not like" them, it didn't go down too well.

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The article, which caused outrage in Brazil, gave tips on how to "conquer" boys, and said girls shouldn't wear "irritating" red lipstick, shouldn't wear blusher as it makes a girl look like a "clown".

But instead of staying quiet, young women spoke out and criticised it for shaming women's choices. One wrote: "Really, I'll wear whatever I wanna wear, not what boys would like me to wear, the face is mine."

It wasn't just young women, too. One man wrote: "GIRLS, you are FREE, F-U-C-K what men think, love yourselves. Kudos to the freedom of the woman's body!!!!! And about the article? INCREDIBLY U-S-E-L-E-S-S."

The above conversation reads:

Alice: "It's great to see this generation's comments about not giving a fuck to men."

Elânia: "Hey Atrevida!! You fucked up, huh? You thought we came here to serve men."

Marco: "Since when men are supposed to tell women what to wear or not?"

Rossalyn Warren is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Rossalyn Warren at rossalyn.warren@buzzfeed.com.

Gaspar Jose é redator do BuzzFeed, em São Paulo.

Contact Gaspar José at gaspar.jose@buzzfeed.com.

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