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Girls Underarm Hair Puberty
No: Nobody ever needs to shave anything. You can shave anything you like but it is never necessary. What body parts people choose to shave are culturally determined and those preferrances change over time.
Puberty is the normal condition in which a humans physically change from child to a teenage pre-adult who is able to reproduce (become fertile, able to have children). Pubertal development is divided into 5 stages by appearance (Tanner stages). Adolescence is time when puberty occurs, and includes ...Read more
Yes it is possible: Growth of genitalia and pubic hair growth comes first. Armpit and facial hair comes later. Some man, especially some asian men never have much in the way of facial hair. Be patient hair will come. Then comes the choice "to shave or not to shave".
Probably not: You could be a late bloomer.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm male 19yo and barely have any armpit hair and little facial hair. Is my puberty not over? Can I still grow some more?
Delayed puberty.: You need to consult an endocrinologist to do work up for yor hormons, & bone age, this would have been more helpful if it was done much earlier good luck.
Hi, I am a freshman at highschool and I have not started puberty and I think that is a problem. I have no underarm hair, leg hair, or facial hair. My penis is 2 1/2 inches erect and it makes me have very low confidence.
I'm just wondering, if you start puberty (breasts, pubic hair, armpit/ leg hair etc) will you start your period?
I'm 18 and still haven't hit puberty, no armpit hair, facial hair, deep voice, small penis. When will I go through it, its making my life miserable?
Puberty: Most males will have gone through puberty by age 18. In rare cases it can be delayed another year or two. If you are concerned, you should get an evaluation by an endocrinologist and he can run the necessary tests to see if there are any other problems that could be delaying puberty.See 1 more doctor answer
What stage of puberty am I at. My pubic hair is just starting to spread from just above my penis to the sides a bit. I have armpit hair, some acne.
Tanner stage 3 or 4: Sounds like tanner stage 3 or 4.
Can a girl get her period before all other puberty changes? (heigh, wider hips, pubic hair and armpit) sorry I ask so many questions, its for a research
Puberty: Normally periods are the last thing to happen in your scenario. However, there are times when periods can occur earlier.See 2 more doctor answers
Precocious puberty hi, we have an 8 1/2 yr old boy. We are noticing that his underarm hair is visibly darker and has visible upper lip hair. He is prone to developing body odour, though does not drink enough water and sweats easily. We raised the conce
Andrenarche: What you are describing all fits with the activities of the adrenal glands, which can become more active a couple years before puberty.Boys first sign of puberty is the change in their testis from peanut size to giant olive. Your info was cut off mid sentence... I see this in normal kids. If concerned get a 2nd opinion.See 2 more doctor answers
My daughter is nine years and six months. She is 134cm tall. She is showing signs of early puberty, like growth in underarms and a few pubic hair.
Not necessarily: Prior to puberty, the hair in the genital area is very fine, but may not necessarily be blond.
Yes: Puberty is the process of physical changes by which a child's body matures into an adult body capable of sexual reproduction to enable fertilization. On average, boys begin puberty at ages 11–12. And usually complete puberty by ages 16–17. Pubic hair often appears on a boy shortly after the genitalia begin to grow and first appears at the base of the penis.
Can you tell me about puberty. Due to all the hair, am I really done or is that just excess hair growth?
Not A clear question: Are you a girl or a boy? What do you mean by excess hair growth?
During the last month my arm's hair doubled in number becoming thicker and darker, I'm a male of almost 20 year old, is this normal puberty?
YES: This normal and mostly genetic and familial.
My 14 year son has very small hairs on his scrotum after that what occurs in puberty and how long until it happens and how long will it last?
Variable: Who can predict the future, but it's beginning and will continue as programmed by his genetics. How long, etc. Is impossible to say in advance. Ask your pediatrician. It'll probably be similar to your puberty.
I am 33 years old men and I have puberty of asthma when I was 10 yrs now I don't have facial hair? What is the medication of late facial hair?
Facial Hair: Unfortunately you may not be able to have facial hair. It is thought that up to 20% of men do not have hair follicles and cannot grow facial hair.See 2 more doctor answers