Connect with us

Social Stories

26yo Lady Smears Period Blood On Her Face to Prove That It’s Not Gross


- World Of Buzz
Source: Instagram / Instagram

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

A woman’s menstrual cycle has always been a taboo because it’s often regarded as gross and dirty. Therefore, to raise awareness about periods, this topic has been included in Science subjects and sex education.

Nonetheless, even after all that effort and more, menstrual cycles still remain a taboo topic all over the world. Thus, one woman has decided to challenge the stigma on period blood but we’re afraid that she may have taken it a little too far.

HuffPost reported that Demetra Nyx decided to smear her period blood all over her face every month because she wants to remove the stigma against it. Well, at least she has good intention behind this crazy method. 

The 26-year-old sex coach was quoted as saying,

“If I take something many people find disgusting and I touch it and play with it and smear it all over my face, then maybe some little girl, somewhere, will see the blood between her legs and think, ‘Well if Demetra puts it on her face, maybe this isn’t that gross after all’.”

View this post on Instagram

I will do this every month until people are no longer shocked by it. 🥀 I will do it until little girls stop being taught that the natural functions of their bodies are disgusting and unclean. I will do it until women stop feeling like they can’t have sex on their period because it is gross. I will do it until we stop being embarrassed that we sometimes bleed through our clothing. Through your sheets. The idea isn’t to get everyone to put blood on their face (though – wow – does it make your skin glow!) Rather… if I do something soooo shockingly disgusting and put it out in public… maybe someone somewhere will feel like: “well, if she can do *that*, maybe I don’t have to hate my period after all. Maybe my body isn’t that gross after all.” . Also, it’s fun and I like it 💁🏼‍♀️ . #mybodymychoice #menstruation #witchesofinstagram #blood #witch #fuckyourstandards

A post shared by Demetra Nyx (@demetra_nyx) on

Speaking to HuffPost, Demetra said that reclaiming her period blood is empowering and rewarding. She believes that by putting menstrual blood all over her face, she is appreciating her body in its natural form. Demetra explained,

“When we claim something that has historically been seen as dirty and disgusting as clean and beautiful, we take back the power over our own bodies.”

“We’ve been raised in a society that tells us our bodies are not acceptable exactly as they are – which is, even more, the case for people of colour.”

“Our blood, in particular, is shamed, taxed and hidden. By putting my blood on my face, I am saying that I adore my body in all of its expressions and in its natural form.”

Do you agree with her? 

Demetra explained that she started doing this as a fun way to “connect with her body”. However, she ended up being empowered by it after the first time she put menstrual blood all over her face. In fact, Demetra claims that period blood is great for her skin and that it “makes an awesome face mask”. 

Finally, she advised girls who are going through their first period to embrace their period. She said that bleeding during your menstrual cycle is a beautiful and magical thing. Demetra also shared that we (women) should listen to our bodies more. True that! 

This is certainly a bizarre way to raise awareness about menstrual cycles and we have to admit, it’s a little crazy! What do you think of Demetra’s method of raising awareness about periods? Let us know in the comments below! 


Also read: Taiwanese Lady’s Rare Disorder Causes Her to Cough Out ‘Period Blood’

Taiwanese Lady's Rare Disorder Causes Her To Cough Out 'period Blood' - World Of Buzz 2

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

Ft Muda Ft Muda
News1 hour ago

Syed Saddiq Announces That MUDA Will Contest In Upcoming Melaka State Elections

Despite the fact that the Malaysian United Democratic Alliance (MUDA), founded by Muar MP, Syed Saddiq is yet to be...

Sinovac Trial Children Sinovac Trial Children
News2 hours ago

3 To 11-Year-Old Malaysian Children To Join Sinovac Clinical Trial Starting In November

As of now, those who are below the age of 12 are not eligible for the vaccines, which has caused...

Window Break Ft Window Break Ft
News3 hours ago

39yo Man With Mental Issues Arrested After Breaking 12 Car Windows With An Iron Rod In Banting

Police have arrested a man who is believed to have broken the windows of 12 cars in the parking lot...

Collage 30 Collage 30
News6 hours ago

KJ Appointed By WHO To Be The VP Of The 75th World Health Assembly In Geneva Next Year

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin is currently leading a Malaysian delegation to the 72nd World Health Organisation Western Pacific Region Committee...

Ain Ain
News6 hours ago

Ain Husniza Has Been Invited To Speak At UNICEF Conference About Children’s Rights

Ain Husniza, the 17-year-old student who spoke up against her teacher who made rape jokes in class and the person...

Ft Najib 1 Ft Najib 1
News6 hours ago

Najib Sues Former AG Tommy Thomas And Govt Over ‘Malicious Prosecution’ In 1MDB Cases

The 1MDB-linked cases involving former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has slowed down and even some of the assets...

No Smoking Enforcement In Restaurant No Smoking Enforcement In Restaurant
News7 hours ago

KKM To Tighten Restrictions Towards Smoking In Public Areas To Protect Non-Smokers

Does it tick you off when you’re eating and someone at the nearby table is smoking? In a statement by...

News8 hours ago

Singaporean Woman Charged For Allowing Paedophile Son To Rape 12yo Daughter

A 43-year-old woman in Singapore was charged on Monday (25 October) for failing to protect her daughter from her sexually...


Latest Videos