An Iranian model and make-up artist who was famous in Iran for sharing photos without a hijab has left the country with her boyfriend. 
 
 Women in Iran are legally required to wear a hijab in public and this law is strictly enforced by morality police. But a campaign opposing this and other repressive laws against women has been building in recent years and a number have chosen to share their hijab-free selfies on Instagram and Facebook.

The model who 'fled' Iran responds to reports of her arrest

An Iranian model and make-up artist who was famous in Iran for sharing photos without a hijab has left the country with her boyfriend. Women in Iran are legally required to wear a hijab in public and this law is strictly enforced by morality police. But a campaign opposing this and other repressive laws against women has been building in recent years and a number have chosen to share their hijab-free selfies on Instagram and Facebook.

I have no idea who this is but she has one of the most beautiful faces in the world

I have no idea who this is but she has one of the most beautiful faces in the world

fripperiesandfobs:  Fontana evening dress worn by Queen Soraya of Iran, 1960 From the Fondazione Micol Fontana

fripperiesandfobs: Fontana evening dress worn by Queen Soraya of Iran, 1960 From the Fondazione Micol Fontana

Iranian women protest compulsory hijab by exposing their hair in beautiful and brave pics

Iranian women protest compulsory hijab by exposing their hair in beautiful and brave pics

This is Masih Alinejad, an Iranian journalist who is an advocate and activist for religious freedom and women’s rights. Vox / Since all women in Iran are required to cover their hair in public. Vox / In approximately million women in Iran were ...

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I grew up in Christian home and an iranian home. Its hard to choose between the customs of each religion. Do I wear a traditional head covering..

I grew up in Christian home and an iranian home. Its hard to choose between the customs of each religion. Do I wear a traditional head covering..

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