Guys joke about how long it takes women to get ready. This video from Glamour compares the average amount of time women and men spend on their daily grooming routines, and unsurprisingly the stereotype holds true. But the video also forces you to confront the unreasonable expectations society places on the way women should look while mostly letting men slide by. All that time the average woman spends doing things like applying makeup, shaving her legs, styling her hair, or shopping for clothes adds up to days (yes, days!) every year. Something to think about next time you want to complain that a woman is taking so long to get ready.
We Knew Women Spent More Time Getting Ready, but We Didn't Know It Was This Much More