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"مش حلو البنت يكون عندها شعر"
"It's not nice for a girl to have hair"

By @daydreamsforjack
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7/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو البنت تخبر حدا"
"It's not nice for a girl to tell anybody"

By @daydreamsforjack
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6/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو البنت تعيش لحالها"
"It's not nice for a girl to live alone"

By @daydreamsforjack
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5/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو البنت تقول شو بتحب"
"It's not nice for a girl to say what she likes"

By @daydreamsforjack
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4/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو البنت تحب بنت"
"It's not nice for a girl to like another girl"

By @daydreamsforjack
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3/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو البنت تتأخر بالليل"
"It's not nice for a girl to stay out late"

By @daydreamsforjack
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2/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
"مش حلو هالمنخار لبنت."
"This nose isn't nice for a girl"

By @daydreamsforjack
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1/7 from the series "مش حلو لبنت" / "It's not nice for a girl"
This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".
Christina Atik (@daydreamsforjack) is a graphic designer by day and illustrator (very late) at night based in Beirut, Lebanon. Her work often addresses issues related to women's sexuality, societal restrictions and beauty standards in the Arab world.

TAKEOVER concept:مش حلو لبنت / It's not nice for a girl

This series is inspired by conversations that almost every woman hears from family and society, dictating how she needs to live, look, and act in order to be a "proper girl".