Well can you not just shave?

Well can you not just shave? Nichola is one of our well loved Aerial students at the Washington studio; this is her story. I am Nichola. I am not normal. But what is normal? I live with PCOS. I have mental health problems. Bullied for my body’s hormone imbalance and there’s nothing anyone can do. I have polycystic ovary syndrome and hirsutism. This affects 1 in every 10 women around the world. It causes infertility, obesity, excessive facial hair, mental health problems. At this moment in time there is no official medical help that works for me. I have a life of shaving every single day; chronic pain and those horrible little voices in my head every time I look in the mirror. Being bullied throughout school for the way I looked and at that time we didn’t really know why I was different. I didn’t understand why I could grow more hair on my face than the boys in my year. Imagine how...
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