A 31-year-old member asked:
Need advice on what is the the reason of having lots of male body hair?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 49 years experience
Dense hair in males: Body hair in males is governed by genetics. You have to have the gene for body hair, and if you do it's likely that you will have dense hair as possibly did your parents.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 20, 2014
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.