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Demetra Nyx said she spent years hiding her period from her boyfriend out of embarrassment but now she wants the world and women to embrace the power of their cycles.
She is encouraging this by smearing blood from, (yes you guessed it!) on her face!
She said, "Sharing pictures of blood on my face and body was just an impulse I was creating a series to help women connect with their menstrual cycle, and I thought it would be fun…I believe it's a beautiful thing to get comfortable with touching your own blood.”