Ellen. Age: 20.
It can be challenging for girls and women to learn how to relate to their bodies because there are so few resources available to adequately guide us. Before we get any further, I want to clarify that pubic hair grows on and around your vulva, not the vagina. The vagina is internal.
Kyleigh. Age: 32.
The Full Bush Is the New Brazilian! How to Transition Like a Pro
Removing pubic hair is a personal preference. In fact, there are no health benefits to removing pubic hair. In the meantime, your genital area can feel itchy and prickly because the skin in this area is very sensitive. Waxing: A thin layer of warm liquid wax is applied over the hair you want to remove.
Thalia. Age: 28.
How To Take Care of Your Pubic Hair
Emma Kaywin, a Brooklyn-based sexual health writer and activist, is here to calm your nerves and answer your questions. No gender, sexual orientation, or question is off limits, and all questions remain anonymous. Q: There has been so much talk about maintaining your vaginaand I wanted to know if it's necessary or makes a big difference if you shave or wax or leave yourself all natural?
While in the past pubic hair was something to be ashamed of, thanks to celebrities owning their body hair and brands finally representing realistic grooming habitsit's becoming more and more normalized. But still, it begs the question: Does having hair down there make any difference other than the visual aesthetics? Is it merely decorative? Or are there benefits to your health?