A 29-year-old female asked:
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i'm a woman shaving or waxing pubic hairs is it necessary?

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Dr. James Budd
41 years experience Internal Medicine
No!: Pubic hair, like axillary hair, is a natural thing that you can certainly accept or not. Hair removal is often cultural, but always elective. You decide whether you want to trim or remove unwanted hair, wherever it is on your body.
Answered on May 11, 2015

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