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A 22-year-old male asked:

Will waxing your pubic area cause hair loss on head?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
No: But it may cause infection in the pubic area due to damage to hair follicles.
Dr. William Chasanov
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Hair Loss: Waxing your pubic area should not cause trouble with hair loss on your head. Just ensure when waxing any area that the area is clean.

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