Today, I am sitting at work impatiently waiting for the train to arrive. When the train pulls into the station, a woman approaches me, her face forming a question mark. She wonders if it's okay to ask a "personal" question...
"Why do Muslim women wear the hijab?"
It's not the first time this has happened and it is certainly an issue that needs to be addressed. One of the major misconceptions about the hijab (covering of the body except the face, feet and hands) is that young women are forced to wear it by their parents or by male family members. In this video, I discuss 10 common questions I am asked about the hijab. Please watch this video and comment below if you have any other questions. SUBSCRIBE to my channel for three videos a week.
With a childhood growing up in Kenya, her everyday style has stemmed from her love of the casual chic way of dressing. With a love for premium fashion and beauty, she hopes to inspire her readers, along with showing them you can get the simplistic everyday chic look for less. Check out her latest videos over on her Youtube Channel, or head over to the home page to catch up on her newest blog posts, or find her on Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat as iamyasminh.