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Why Do Men Have Nipples
Because...: Human babies are mammals, and so babies have nipples. Some grow up to be women with breasts and nipples. Others grow up to be men with nipples (and sometimes a little bit of breast tissue under the nipple). In other words, "that's just the way you're made". It also means men can get breast cancer on rare occasions. ...Read more
Embryology: As the fertilized egg develops there's a time where the fetus is neither male or female. Then genetics kicks in and the right hormones grow the proper gender. This is why some males during teens get small breast buds - slight female tissue left over. Simplistic testicles in males - ovaries in females. It's fascinating we all turn out reasonably ok thru this complex process! https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embryology ...Read more
Yes, ...: A full blown sexual arousal will bring about the response to all parts of body, noticeably to all designated sexual tissues and organs including breasts and their nipples, but such change is not visible by usual naked eyes because of its minute degree of change. Just for curiosity, would you tell me why you ask this Qs? Usually, I like to spare valuable time to deal with something practical... ...Read more
Maybe: Personal preference. Can be augmented by plastic surgeon. ...Read more
Of course men care.: Your best bet is to get it fixed.See a well reputed plastic surgeon. ...Read more
See below: That depends on many things. Get an evaluation by a plastic surgeon near you for advise and possible treatment. Good luck from nyc. ...Read more
It's embryology: All humans start off as essentially female in the womb no matter what your chromosome arrangement is. After several weeks, if you have a Y chromosome, testosterone kicks in and it changes the chemistry in the genitals and the brain. But the nipples are already there...so they stay. ...Read more
How much does nipple reduction cost for men in the uk? Is there any way i can reduce the size of my nipples without surgery?
See details: You cannot reduce nipple size without surgery. Ask a plastic surgeon in your area about costs. ...Read more
Why i have lot of hairs in my nipples as in its black like mens? And its just weird co im a girl can i cut it with scissors? Any recommendation?
Male Chest Size: No, stimulation of nipples won't increase chest size in men. It may cause local irritation. ...Read more
Hello. I am a 48 yr old female. Have been having a problem with itchy breasts/ nipples for the past 6 to 8 months or so. Im 48 yrs old with 2 kids/men. (22 and 25 yrs old)
itchy nipples and scratching til they are raw and bleed is my problem
First : First of all, please be sure that your mammograms are up to date. I would recommend that you see your regular doctor, gynecologist or a breast specialist to have a complete evaluation. Of course if that is negative, then be sure that it is not your bra that may have something irritating in it, or that you haven't used new lotions/creams or laundry detergents. But I do advise that you have a complete breast evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
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