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What is the purpose of pubic hair?

What is the purpose of pubic hair?

Maturity: Pubic hair is an outward sign of sexual maturity. Different stages of sexual maturity are displayed during puberty; these are referred to as tanner stages. ...Read more

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What is the evolutionary purpose of pubic hair?

What is the evolutionary purpose of pubic hair?

Pubic hair: It is believed that the functions of pubic hair include the dissemination of pheromones and protection from the friction of sexual intercourse. Natural selection may also have sustained it because it can show a potential sexual partner that the other person is sexually mature and can reproduce. ...Read more

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Why do we have pubic hair? Does it have a purpose?

Why do we have pubic hair? Does it have a purpose?

Possibly: Pubic hair may help to retain pheromones produced by apocrine glands. This may serve to attract the opposite sex & ultimately serve to increase likelihood of reproduction. ...Read more

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Why do women have pubic hair What is the purpose of it? Why does it itch like crazy when shaven? How do u keep the hair down their soft

Why do women have pubic hair 
What is the purpose of it? Why does it itch like crazy when shaven? How do u  keep the hair down their soft

Pubic hair: The purpose of pubic hair is unknown but it part of our human evolution. You do not have go shave it especially if it bothers you an itches when you do. If you choose to shave it consider using shaving cream, hot water and a fresh razor. You can also use clippers instead. ...Read more

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Why do we have pubic hair?

Why do we have pubic hair?

Not clear: Some think the hair increases the surface area to transmit pheromones for sexual allure. Others see it as a means for lessening friction during sexual activity. Many simply shave it off or at least lessen it for beauty sake. There is no definitive answer. ...Read more

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How can I remove pubic hair?

How can I remove pubic hair?

Wax,shave or laser: You can shave, wax or get it done with lasers. ...Read more

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How do I shave my pubic hair?

How do I shave my pubic hair?

SCISSOR/CLIPPERS/RAZ: If the pubic hair is longer than1/4 inch use a scissor or clipper to trim and than get in the shower and let pubic area soak and apply shaving cream/gel to one side of your pubic area and shave short strokes and rinse the razor often.Use a mirror to shave the lower area go down to in between your legs
repeat the other side of pubic region and let warm water run and you are done. ...Read more

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Why do humans have pubic hair?

Why do humans have pubic hair?

Pubic hair: It is believed that the functions of pubic hair include the dissemination of pheromones and protection from the friction of sexual intercourse. Natural selection may also have sustained it because it can show a potential sexual partner that the other person is sexually mature and can reproduce. ...Read more

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How should I trim my pubic hair?

How should I trim my pubic hair?

Very carefully: Personal preference with pubic hair "trimming." generally best to shave after the bath/shower when your pores oare open form the warm water temperature. Find a shaving ceam that is best for sensitive areas, and be careful. ...Read more

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What is the benefit of pubic hair?

What is the benefit of pubic hair?

Germ protection: The coarse texture is meant to trap dirt and bacteria, and keep it out of inner genitalia. It has also been said that pubic hair forms an air pocket to keep the area cool. Another purpose of pubic hair is to give off pheromones, which are supposed to help attract a mate. ...Read more

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How can I shave female pubic hair?

How can I shave female pubic hair?

The same way you: would shave any part of your body, with shaving gel and razor blade ...Read more

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Am i suppose to shave my pubic hair?

Grooming: Grooming questions are out of bounds at the doctor's office. One does not go to the doctor for grooming tips. This is a medical site. Grooming has nothing to do with health or medical conditions. Grooming is a personal choice not a disease. ...Read more

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How often can I shave my pubic hair?

How often can I shave my pubic hair?

Trem or shave: Different cultures may have preferred norms for pubic hair, ranging from completely removed, to styled, to natural.
I preffer to trem it because easeier and dose not cause the irritation it happen in shaving. ...Read more

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How can I make my pubic hair thinner?

How can I make my pubic hair thinner?

You cannot.: Pubic hair is genetically programmed to be quite coarse. Conditioners cannot change the nature of the hairs, especially if trimmed. Thinning scissors are used by hair dressers & may help soften the overall texture. Waxing will allow regrowth with tapered ends; less coarse than clipped or shaved hairs. Otherwise, complete hair removal & shaving are the only way to really eliminate the problem. ...Read more

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When does pubic hair begin appearing?

When does pubic hair begin appearing?

Puberty (pubarche): Pubic hair is a secondary sexual characteristic that appears under the influence of androgenic hormones during puberty. The timing depends on the individual, but usually between age 10-13. The development is described by the tanner scale. Disorders of hormonal development can lead to precocious puberty, resulting in the abnormally early development of pubic hair. ...Read more

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What to do if i shaved my pubic hair?

Allow: the hair to grow back if you wish you had not shaved. ...Read more

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Is it not good if i shave my pubic hair?

Is it not good if i shave my pubic hair?

Personal choice: but it puts you at risk for lacerations, ingrown hairs, itching and infections. ...Read more

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What age Do You Start Getting pubic hair?

What age Do You Start Getting pubic hair?

JustWaitForManopause: Well, looking at your current age I'd guess for you it's maybe 50.For the normal person,like me & the rest of the(known)world they start sprouting in the earlier stages of puberty(like,9 years of age) & take maybe 2-5 years before they'd impress the seniors at summer camp,when puberty is just about ending & when the base realities of the world begin.I bet you can't wait for the nose and ear hairs! ...Read more

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I discovered a different color pubic hair?

Happens: Occassionally yu can get a different colored hair so don't worry. ...Read more

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What is the best way to remove pubic hair?

What is the best way to remove pubic hair?

No best way: There is no best way to remove hair. Your options are shaving, waxing, and laser hair removal. Each has its pros and cons. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my baby to have pubic hair?

Is it normal for my baby to have pubic hair?

No: This could be congenital adrenal hyperplasia which is a potentially life threatening disorder. See your doctor asap. ...Read more

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What are the medical benefits of pubic hair?

What are the medical benefits of pubic hair?

Germ protection: The coarse texture is meant to trap dirt and bacteria, and keep it out of inner genitalia. It has also been said that pubic hair forms an air pocket to keep the area cool. Another purpose of pubic hair is to give off pheromones, which are supposed to help attract a mate. ...Read more

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Is it a problem to have a lot of pubic hair?

TOO MANY PUBES?: Everybody is different. There is no such thing as too much pubic hair...Generally speaking! ...Read more

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What is the best way of removing pubic hair?

What is the best way of removing pubic hair?

Wax: Wax it off at a salon that knows how to do just that (bikini or Brazilian wax). A lot easier and safer than shaving. However, depending on the person, it may be more painful. ...Read more

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What could cause pubic hair to change colors?

Trichomycosis pubis : Infection of the hair shaft by bacteris, most commonly corynebacterium tenuis. The hair can become thicker and turn yellowish. Treated by medication. See a dermaatologist. ...Read more