A 18-year-old female asked:
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is it okay to get brazilian waxing while prego?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Brazilian waxing: Yes, you can undergo a brazilian waxing during pregnancy.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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Dr. Kent Willyard
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes.: Waxing or shaving your pubic hair should not affect your pregnancy.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Yes: The waxing removes hair that is elevated above the skin level.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Whatever you choose: I can see no reason a wax would interfere with your pregnancy. Whether you wax or shave is more an individual choice. Some like it one way while othe ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unrelated: Brazilian waxes are not related to having a herpes outbreak.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Knox
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Brazilian Wax: A brazilian waxing may contribute to ingrown hairs, or more commonly to inflammation around the "plucked" hair follicle.

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