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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 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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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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19 year old male how should I shave my pubic hair??

19 year old male how should I shave my pubic hair??

Shaving: Pubic hair will cause ingrown hairs and potentially infection. Scissors may be a better option. All the best. ...Read more

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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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Why can't I shave my pubic hair?! I'm a female and when I shave and the hair starts to grow it itches like crazy! Is it normal? I've been struggling..

Why can't I shave my pubic hair?! I'm a female and when I shave and the hair starts to grow it itches like crazy! Is it normal? I've been struggling..

That may be a sign: May be a sign from beyond. A sign that there is no real need nor any mandate to shave pubic hair. The more people who shave their pubic hair, the more pressure there will be upon other people to also shave their pubic hair (and lead to more cases of ingrown hairs and itchy pubises). Since there is nothing inherently abnormal about pubic hair, there is no reason to shave it off. It's just fashion. ...Read more

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Should I shave my pubic hair? I shaved my butt hair recently and wondered whether or not to shave it. Is there any benefit to keeping it?

Should I shave my pubic hair? I shaved my butt hair recently and wondered whether or not to shave it. Is there any benefit to keeping it?

Hair is fine: There is no need to shave pubic hair. The more people who shave their pubic hair, the more pressure there will be upon other people to also shave their pubic hair. Since there is nothing inherently abnormal about pubic hair, there is no reason to shave pubic hair. It's just fashion. If one is a teen, he has many other more important things to do, so pubic hair should not be an issue. ...Read more

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Should I shave my pubic hair before a pap?

Should I shave my pubic hair before a pap?

Only if you want to: The pap smear is assessing your cervix lining and has nothing to do with your pubic hair. After that, it's a personal style/fashion question, and you don't need a doctor for that one. ...Read more

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Is it ok that I shave my pubic hair & arm pit hair?

Is it ok that I shave my pubic hair & arm pit hair?

Yes it is: Yes it is
actually it is more hygienic to do that to keep the area clean and the skin to ventilate.
some culture they supposed to do that on a monthly basis ...Read more

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Why does my groin always start bleeding after I shave my pubic hair?

Why does my groin always start bleeding after I shave my pubic hair?

Groin bleeding?: Or are you shaving off tops of razor bumps? Get medically assessed to answer this question. ...Read more

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Everytime I shave my pubic hair (genital area) I end up cutting myself or getting razor burn. How good is laser?

Everytime I shave my pubic hair (genital area) I end up cutting myself or getting razor burn. How good is laser?

Works well dark hair: If the hair is brown or black the area can be treated with long term to permanent hair reduction. Expect 4-6 sessions about 4 weeks apart. For caucasians all laser types work, and for darker skin the ndyag is appropriate. ...Read more

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Can I use veet to shave my pubic hair?

VEET: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...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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What should I use to shave my pubic hair? It's like a black forest down there.

What should I use to shave my pubic hair? It's like a black forest down there.

Pubic Hair: A safety razor can be used to shave the hair over the mons pubis. Don't know your gender. Don't try to shave penis or vagina. Hair is usually coarse in pubic area- that isn't abnormal. (so - would try not to see it as abnormal). ...Read more

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Hi I'm 17 and have a boyfriend do I need to shave my pubic hair or not help please!

Of course not: There is no need to shave pubic hair. The more people who shave their pubic hair, the more pressure there will be upon other people to also shave their pubic hair. Since there is nothing inherently abnormal about pubic hair, there is no reason to shave pubic hair. It's just fashion. Also, 17 years is still quite young in the big picture, so pubic hair should not come into play. ...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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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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Do straight men shave their pubic hair?

Do straight men shave their pubic hair?

Shaving: . The most common body areas depilated are the underarms, legs, pubic area, eyebrows and face for females; and the face, abdomen, back, chest, groin and legs for males. Shaving is the most common method used for the underarms, legs and pubic area. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to shave your pubic hair?

Is it a good idea to shave your pubic hair?

Not in public!: If you have run out of things to do and are careful with a razor I do not see any prohibition. However, it can get itchy as the hair regrows. ...Read more

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Safest method and product to use to shave pubic hair?

Safest method and product to use to shave pubic hair?

Shaving gels are: Best, and single blades are best. Make sure skin is heated with steam as in shower, and pores are open ...Read more