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The hijab is hot!

That's the message two Upper West Side artists want to spread by encouraging women around the city to put on the veil and snap a selfie.

"Women who wear a hijab by choice are in complete control of their sexuality," says Saks Afridi, who started the #DamnILookGood campaign with project partner Qinza Najm. "Here in New York, it's very brave for a woman to wear one out in public."


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