pubic hair

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Noun1.pubic hair - hair growing in the pubic area
adult body - the body of an adult human being
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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The ( research found no association between pubic hair grooming and testing positive for STIs, specifically gonorrhea and chlamydia.
Nearly all (98%) said they had done some grooming, and between 18% and 54% were extreme groomers, meaning they removed all pubic hair at least weekly during the past year, or at least six times in the past month.
As each pubic hair is attached to a nerve, tugging during sex may also increase sexual stimulation.
The researchers began with two statements -- STIs are the most common infections among adults, and many adults take part in trimming or outright removing some or all of their pubic hair. (Considering the millions of cases of influenza reported each year, we confess that we were skeptical about the first statement.
Robertson's lawyer, Virgil Crawford, put it to the boy that Robertson had never asked him about pubic hair or doing things with girls.
It's certainly easier than opting for a pubic hair transplant (and yes, such a service does exist at clinics like Harley Street's DHI Global).
Pubic hair can also play some role in the scratches especially if your partner is very hairy.
It's the first place that pubic hair will grow when a girl is going through puberty.
As per Table No.4, we found very strong correlation and statistically highly significant p-value (p < 0.001) between Reference age for Tanner stages of pubic hair taken from the UNICEF Manual for Medical Officer (2005), [7] Physical-Dental age, Radiological age and Final age, which shows that Tanner staging of pubic hairs is a good parameter for estimation of age between 10 to 16 years for both males and females.
The video clip, appearing to be shot from a smartphone camera, showed an elderly Japanese man on a train unzip his pants and flick what was believed to be his pubic hair at a sleeping passenger beside him.
If you want to shave your pubic hair while taking care of not causing any injury, then you must follow certain steps that includes not using an old or dull razor, using proper pair of scissors to clip your hair, using shaving creams, aloe vera&nbsp;creams and also making sure to keep your&nbsp;pubic area soft and smooth by&nbsp;getting a hot bath or shower for at least three minutes after you have shaved, according to&nbsp;( Palo Alto Medical Foundation.
While female body hair removal is generally practiced according to psychosocial reasons regardless of the body part the hair being removed from, genital hair removal does have health risks because pubic hair has a definite biological purpose as a safety net to protect the vulva from bacterial infections [13].