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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not clear: Some think the hair increases the surface area to transmit pheromones for sexual allure. Others see it as a means for lessening friction during sexua ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Wax,shave or laser: You can shave, wax or get it done with lasers.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
SCISSOR/CLIPPERS/RAZ: If the pubic hair is longer than1/4 inch use a scissor or clipper to trim and than get in the shower and let pubic area soak and apply shaving cream/g ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Pubic hair: It is believed that the functions of pubic hair include the dissemination of pheromones and protection from the friction of sexual intercourse. Natura ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Very carefully: Personal preference with pubic hair "trimming." generally best to shave after the bath/shower when your pores oare open form the warm water temperatu ... Read More
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A 81-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
You may: You may have alopecia areata. See dermatologist for evaluation.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Maslovaric
14 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Germ protection: The coarse texture is meant to trap dirt and bacteria, and keep it out of inner genitalia. It has also been said that pubic hair forms an air pocket t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James White
30 years experience in Cosmetic Surgery
Maturity: Pubic hair is an outward sign of sexual maturity. Different stages of sexual maturity are displayed during puberty; these are referred to as tanner s ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Same reason: As scalp hair turning white, just at its own pace.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
The same way you: would shave any part of your body, with shaving gel and razor blade

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