A 16-year-old female asked:
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does shaving often make pubic hair grow back quicker?

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Dr. Gabriel Betancourt
10 years experience Family Medicine
No.: Shaving often will not affect the rate at which hair grows back.
Answered on Feb 1, 2014
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