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Is It True That Your Eyebrows Are The Same Color As Your Pubic Hair
Yes: There are however people who have a variation of the hair on their body. ...Read more
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 and vary from race to race. ...Read more
Genes: Your hair pigmentation is genetic and hair coloration will be similar on all parts of your body. ...Read more
Normally, yes: Usually, they are good indicators of natural hair color. ...Read more
How to tell if it's alopecia or TE? Diffuse thinning of scalp eyebrows and pubic hair on and off 12 months since early MC, NO patches. Thank you
Help! 12 months hair, eyebrow, pubic hair thinning. NO patches. Worse since November 2015. Very stressed generally. Alopecia or TE?? 24 yo F. Healthy.
Cause of alopecia??: Get a good workup. See a good dermatologist and get a biopsy. Good luck! ...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
God..: Your creator programmed it that way. May be at your age the importance of pubic area is more than the head (scalp). ...Read more
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
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
Pls share your way of shaving pubic hair and how frequently you do the cleaning and why shld I do the same way?
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
My pubic hair has some hairs that are the same curl pattern as my scalp hair, most are much less curly than my scalp hair? Is this normal? I'm black.
Is it normal to get thicker pubic hair on my testicles and does not feel the same as the one above my penis?
Totally normal.: Hair is different all over the body. You wouldn't want armpit hair on your head. Each area has different types of hair, the neck, head and arms are good examples of how varied hair is. That is normal. ...Read more
Is it true that herpes cannot be grown on the labia majora where pubic hair is because herpes crave thin skin eg in the minora instead?
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
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
Removing pubic hair is a personal preference.
There are no health benefits to removing pubic hair.
Follow safety guidelines if you decide to remove pubic hair.
Removing pubic hair is a personal preference. Some girls trim their pubic hair, or go to a salon to have a "bikini wax"; others prefer to shave just about every day, but most just leave it alone. It's not necessary to remove pubic hair. ...Read more
Fleas: Wash everything fleas touch w hot water ; dry on high heat. Vacuum house several times. Empty vacuum bag outdoors ; put disposable bag in 2nd sealable bag in outdoor trash can. Spray corners, carpets etc with food grade diatomaceous earth or a natural flea spray. You can use 1%. ...Read more
No: No. Just be yourself.Get a more detailed answer ›
Lots of factors: Puberty is measured in males by more than pubic hair. Testicular & phallic size, muscle mass, facial & abdominal hair all are signs of a maturing male. Your genetics also play a powerful role in when you go through puberty & how fast you do it. Genes also determine how hirsute (hairy) you will be. Remember, men can grow, not only in size, but in secondary sex characteristics, until 21 yo. ...Read more
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