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Does Your Pubic Hair Always Match Your Natural Head Hair Color
Hair color: Pubic hair and axillary (armpit) hair can vary in color considerably from the hair of the scalp. In most people it is darker, although it can also be lighter. In most cases it is most similar in color to the eyebrows of the individual.On some individuals, pubic hair is thick and/or coarse; on others it may be sparse and/or fine; these varieties may appear in either sex. ...Read more
I'm 35 years old, why my pubic hair starts to turn white whereas any of my other body and head hair is not? Thank you
Genetics & luck: We don't have much, if any, control over genetics & luck when it comes to hair color, distribution & loss. Yes, we can color/bleach our hair. We can shave, tweeze, pluck, wax, laser etc. We can try combs, medications & surgery to make it grow elsewhere. But there's no explaining why/when hair turns white/grey. Can't even blame it on our children! ...Read more
My girlfriend and i have head lice and recently ive noticed one in my pubic hair wich surprised me how do i proceed? It didn't look like a crab
Treat For Head Lice: There are 3 types of lice: head, body, & pubic. Pubic (crab) have distinctive appearance from other two. Head & body lice appear similar but head are smaller. Head lice are best suited for survival in scalp environment; can be found elsewhere on body but they do not thrive in these areas. Suggest treating scalp w/ over-the-counter head lice medication. See doctor if more lice appear in pubic area. ...Read more
Had small red bump with white head in pubic hair area. Shaved a few days ago. Popped and thickish white pus and a little blood no burning or itch.sti?
Ingrown hair: Ingrown hairs are common in the pubic area, created by shaving or the friction from underwear. They can appear as pimple like bumps, occassionally with pus. Applying warm compresses and washing twice daily with a warm soapy washcloth should help the site drain and heal faster. See your doctor if symptoms do not improve with these measures. STI would be unlikely. ...Read more
Normally, yes: Usually, they are good indicators of natural hair color. ...Read more
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