Happy women's day!

Every year on the 8th of March, women all around the world are celebrated for their economic, cultural, political and social achievements. Many women are challenging stereotypes that women have been subjected to and raising their voices in tearing down prescribed gender roles that stifle women's growth. 

This year's theme is #BalanceforBetter, meant to promote a future in which both men and women are equal in professional status, media perception, the positions they hold in government and more. Channeling the theme, here are some of the things women need to start hearing. Pronto. 

As a woman, do you have to conform to any specific gender roles? Let's see...

As a woman, do you have to conform to any specific gender roles? Let's see...

You can be a princess with glitters in her hair and also a leather jacket-wearing badass. You do not have to choose a side.

You can be a princess with glitters in her hair and also a leather jacket-wearing badass. You do not have to choose a side.

You do not need to empty your bank account on anti-aging creams because aging is a beautiful thing

You do not need to empty your bank account on anti-aging creams because aging is a beautiful thing

Yes, you are a woman but you are not required to be a wife or a mother

Yes, you are a woman but you are not required to be a wife or a mother

If you want to grow body hair. GROW THE DAMN HAIR

If you want to grow body hair. GROW THE DAMN HAIR

Achievement does not see gender

Achievement does not see gender

You will not be paid any lesser than your colleagues for doing the same thing

You will not be paid any lesser than your colleagues for doing the same thing

And you will be respected

And you will be respected

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