Butt hair: We all have it. But what does that floof between your cheeks actually do? Turns out, your inner butt hairs are basically pubes , just in a different location. So what else do you need to know? We asked two dermatologists for the full scoop on those little hairs and how to take care of them:. Over time, as we evolved, the need for body hair became less and less important, says Zeichner.
How to Shave Your Pubic Hair, in Case You're Curious
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We are, however, going to help you handle this DIY hair care situation as safely as possible. When it comes to people with vaginas, there is some thought that it might provide protection against dirt entering the vagina, as well as against friction from exercise or sex, SELF previously reported. There is also the unproven theory that pubic hair carries pheromones that signal when you have reached reproductive maturity and, in turn, possibly help you attract a partner to reproduce with. Whether or not you decide to shave, wax, trim, or simply leave it be is entirely up to you. And, unlike getting a professional bikini wax or laser hair removal, shaving is something you can do from home. At the risk of stating the obvious, shaving involves dragging a sharp object across your skin. To that end, you absolutely should not grab any old razor and get to work.
Men, it's time to shave your butt
One beauty practice steadily gaining popularity is removing hair from the anal area. It's a sensitive issue for a sensitive area. The amount of hair one has around their anus will vary person to person, but so too will each person's comfort level. There is nothing intrinsically wrong with having hair on your anus area.
Waxing — you can do it yourself with strips pretty easy and relatively painless for the cheeks. Waxing the crack takes more finesse so going to a professional is advised. Depilatory creams — using the cream, the hair will be removed after minutes. Reactions to the cream can occur.