Though this certainly doesn't apply to every woman, let's make some assumptions about how women spend their time and money. Typically, performing femininity includes wearing makeup, styling and coloring your hair, and wearing cute clothes and shoes to work everyday. And if the average woman does all of these things, how does it stack up to what the average man does -- and spends -- in a lifetime.
Glamour Magazine made some general calculations to answer that question in this video, and the results are eye-opening (particularly when you factor in the notion that women generally earn less then men). Check out the video below to see just how pricey being a woman can be.