Thought-Provoking Video Compares The Cost Of Being A Modern Man Vs. A Modern Woman

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Scrubbing, exfoliating, moisturizing, priming, contouring, curling ... to most guys, these words mean little to nothing, but ask any lady and she'll tell you they are inseparable from her morning routine.

However, a point that's often being missed here is that not only do these primping sessions require more time, they also require loads of extra cash. And while most women are still being unreasonably taxed for essential beauty and health items such as tampons, their spendings on hygiene products are simply skyrocketing.

To outline how much more expensive on average it is to be a female human being, and gently poke at the ongoing discussion on income equality, Glamour magazine released a thought-provoking video titled "The Cost of Being a Woman."

The video follows two people — Alison and Jason — going about their morning routine.

The meter at the bottom counts the average sum of money men and women spend on personal hygiene products in one year.

At first, their spending goes dollar to dollar, but it doesn't take long for it to change dramatically.

Check out the full video below and share your thoughts: