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Doctor insights on: Danger Of Swallowing Pubic Hair

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One in a while I shave my pubic hair is it dangerous?

One in a while I shave my pubic hair is it dangerous?

No: It is not dangerous to shave the pubic hairs. Be careful not to accidentally cut sensitive areas. Do not store the shaving blade in the shower that is constantly moist. And, do not reuse the shaving blade without adequately cleaning its surface. ...Read more

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Purple pimple in area of panty line/ pubic hair. Saw derm immed. He dx small furuncle. Rx'd Bactroban (mupirocin). Read boils in groin DANGEROUS. Scared! MRSA?

Purple pimple in area of panty line/ pubic hair. Saw derm immed. He dx small furuncle. Rx'd Bactroban (mupirocin). Read boils in groin DANGEROUS. Scared! MRSA?

Bactroban (mupirocin) works well: on MRSA often, but in some cases oral antibiotics are necessary and or drainage. If not better in 48 hours call for oral meds, culture and possible drainage. ...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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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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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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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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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 causes the excessive growth of pubic hair?

What causes the excessive growth of pubic hair?

EXCESSIVE PUBIC HAIR: THIS EXCESSIVE PUBIC HAIR MIGHT BE A RESULT OF EXCESSIVE ANDROGENS (MALE HORMONES)
IF YOU ARE CONCERNED, ANF IT IS GETTING WORSE, DO SEE YOUR PCP OR A GYNECOLOGIST.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more

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Is there any health benefit to having pubic hair?

Is there any health benefit to having pubic hair?

Unknown: Pubic hair or the lack of pubic hair is mostly about asthetics. There are some studies that try to conclude that pubic hair has a functiond during intercourse or that pubic hair holds phermones that attract partners, but i haven't found any that were reproducible (reliable).

Keep your pubic area in the condition that you and your partner like. Be careful with removal methods & infections. ...Read more

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Why might it be that my pubic hair only grows on one side?

Why might it be that my pubic hair only grows on one side?

Unusual: No explanation, but some people like you are unique. Shaving hair bearing part would even things out. Don't fret about it. ...Read more

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Why is my pubic hair not growing in after having shaved it I am 38?

Why is my pubic hair not growing in after having shaved it I am 38?

Pubic hair: Occasionally hair shaved in certain areas of the body doesn't grow back. Testosterone deficiency can prevent pubic hair from growing back, but this shouldn't pertain to you. If you have further concerns about hair problems, consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How to remove pubic hair. It feels me uncomfort. How to premantly remove or how to make soften?

How to remove pubic hair. It feels me uncomfort. How to premantly remove or how to make soften?

A variety of ways: 'permanent' removal requires laser or electrolysis - but you may need 'touch-up' clearings from time to time. You can also have this area waxed (ouch), but you'll have to do it on a regular basis. Shaving is possible, but it requires a lot of up-keep. I wonder why having pubic hair makes you uncomfortable; that might be worth thinking about! good luck. ...Read more

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Do we need to shave pubic hair?

Do we need to shave pubic hair?

No: Shaving/waxing pubic hair is a cultural fad currently in vogue. There is no medical need to do it. Can cause discomfort/itching as hair grows back; can cause ingrown hairs, which can become infected. ...Read more

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How to shave pubic hair (male)?

How to shave pubic hair (male)?

Shaving: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have pubic hair at age 11?

Is it normal to have pubic hair at age 11?

Early puberty: Puberty seems to be occurring earlier than in the past. Some children develop body odor in elementary school and it is not uncommon to see some pubic hair at 11. Monitor closely for rapid progression. If this occurs , consult your pediatrician to see if intervention is warranted. ...Read more

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Are eyebrows and pubic hair the same color?

Are eyebrows and pubic hair the same color?

Generally same: In younger persons, the eyebrows and pubic hairs are the same color. With age, and differential greying, they may not be the same for a while. ...Read more

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What is the cause of split ends in the pubic hair?

What is the cause of split ends in the pubic hair?

Usually: that is due to trauma, but you are the first person that I know that has looked that closely. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my 8yo to begin showing pubic hair?

Is it normal for my 8yo to begin showing pubic hair?

Can be normal : In girls is accepted the presence of hair after 8 yo. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to get fleas in your pubic hair?

Is it possible for you to get fleas in your pubic hair?

Yes: Flea bites may be clustered into 3 itchy bumps that bleed ; blanch (turn white) when you press on them. They tend to be found at skin folds (breast or groin) ; folds of joints (ankle, knee, elbow, axilla) as well as legs. A rash ; swelling can occur as well as secondary infection from scratching. A skin biopsy is sometimes needed for accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Which cream to be used to remove pubic hair completely?

Which cream to be used to remove pubic hair completely?

None truly work: Permanent hair removal by cream is not presently available. Chemicals in the creams may slow down hair grow , but they don't stop it. Laser hair removal worts best but requires multiple treatments as well and is rather expensive. ...Read more

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Can you explain to me how pubic hair develops in girls?

Can you explain to me how pubic hair develops in girls?

Effect of hormones: Pubic hair development in girls is caused by increasing levels of androgens, one of the types of hormones that increase in puberty. This normally occurs between 10 and 12 years of age, but can be a little later or earlier. If a girl has pubic hair much earlier or not till much later, a doctor should examine the child to check for any medical problems causing this. ...Read more