As a 25 year old young woman, living in New York City can be a bit intimidating at times. I've seen a few things on the train and on the streets that make me think I should take some self defense or kick boxing classes.
Mom, if you're reading this, don't worry I am fine and there is nothing to worry about. The important things to remember are to always be aware of your surroundings, and don't feel like you have to respond to every stranger who comes up to you out of politeness. I've rounded up some stylish safety gadgets that can help you feel safer walking the streets at night or having to take those late night train rides.
1. Brutus the Bull Dog Self Defense Keychain / 2. Pink Mace Gun / 3. Modcloth Double Ring / 4. Everlast Boxing Gloves / 5. Pink Stun Gun / 6. Boca Patent Leather Spiked Shoes / 7. Hot Pink Pepper Spray Pocket Model