So I was at the store and I had an epiphany.
I have man hands since doing crossfit and building calluses.
|This is not me or my hands--this pic comes from here|
When I would shake people's hands I would be kinda self conscious, which I've never been before.
So the other day I'm sitting there after a work out and I ask about the calluses. The girls there tell me that they use the heel callus thing and shave off their calluses and smooth them with a sand paper like thing. They have baby bottom smooth hands.
SO I thought... I'm going to try it.
I went and bought one of the razor blade callus things and the sand paper thing. Have you ever seen a toddler try to color the first time and they look really awkward and mess up a lot. Yea... ummm I was worse.
I cut the heck out of my hands and then rubbed them with that sand paper looking stuff... put some deep moisturizing lotion stuff on them and went to bed.
I woke up and they were like a babies behind!!! I was so proud of myself! I had done it, awkwardly and ugly and stuff... but they FELT girlie again.
Then I walk in to work out today. Everything involved my hands and I tore them and all that work, pain, and agony from last night...
Hello man hands.
I really am a girl, I just have man feeling hands.
And YES, it's worth it!