16 of Frida Kahlo’s Style Secrets Revealed at New Brooklyn Exhibition

Kahlo followed her own beauty standards.

Courtesy of the Brooklyn Museum

Part of what made the Mexican artist’s beauty so distinct was her unconventional and revolutionary approach to embrace some of her strongest features (which she described as her “masculine features”) — her unibrow and her light upper lip hair. Kahlo wasn’t a fan of shaving or waxing and fully embraced body hair in all its forms at a time when most women — if not all — were not.

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