Maybe lifting their hands over their head requires less stretching of their inflexible limbs? Maybe pulling the shirt over your head from the bottom means it'll tug less on your hair. Since their shirts are longer, if they try the cross-over method, it would get stuck on their head when they extend their hands all the way up above their head. There are even some people who don't take off their shirts either of these ways. Girls, on the other hand, tend to cross their hands over their waist, grab the shirt from the bottom, and pull their top off from the bottom, like so:.
Sabrina. Age: 21.
I saw that post about how girls and boys take their shirts off differently and I don't do it either of those ways.
Lila. Age: 25.
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below. What's Your Prom Dress Style? If you tried the opposite way — lifting your hands over your head and tugging from the back of your neck — the shirt would get snagged under your armpits as you put your arms back down to try to pull it over your head.