body hair


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Noun1.body hair - short hair growing over a person's body
human, human being, homo, man - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
hair - a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
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Specialists carrying out tests told a judge that "hair alcohol analysis" could not be "properly performed" because the man had "insufficient hair, including body hair, to test".
Model and photographer Arvida Bystrom advocates body positivity, including having body hair.
A familiar body hair that gets a new look during puberty is leg hair.
It turns out removing body hair from your most sensitive region can result in a greater risk of sexually transmitted infections compared with people who prefer to go natural, a survey of more than 7,500 American adults published in the health care journal Sexually Transmitted Infections found.
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Growing niche demands, such as intimate body hair shaving and other oral care appliances remain somewhat underdeveloped and consequently represent growth opportunities for players in the category.
The phrase "peculiar facial hair and all" contains deeply embedded cultural attitudes about body hair: how it should be worn or depilated; what constitutes "peculiar," or queer, and what straight; and what the relationship is between sexual prowess and body hair.
All of my body hair used to be light, but recently it became really dark.
But, when Yasmin reached the age of 11 she decided enough was enough, and embraced her Turkish origin and the dark body hair that came with it.
BOSTON -- Suppliers of grooming products are responding to the modern male's evolving attitudes toward body hair.
But with a human's thin body hair, it just makes our skin look strange.