Thanks for your question. Many people have questions about their pubic hair, and specifically how to shave it. It’s important to know that there are no medical benefits to removing … read more
Articles Tagged: shaving
After shaving my nether regions, I often get ingrown hairs. I have one that I popped many months ago. It seems to just keep scabbing over itself and is now a small mass of skin. I have been tested so I know it is not an STD. Any advice?
Thanks for your question. Whenever there is a mass of skin by your penis, it’s always a good idea to get checked for a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Since you’ve … read more
I can masturbate OK, but when I use lube or lotion on my head it gets very sensitive and extremely uncomfortable, and because of it I’m not able to ejaculate. How can I fix this?
Thanks for your question. Lots of people have questions about masturbation. Using a lubricant can make masturbation more comfortable and enjoyable. For starters there are 3 general types of lubricant … read more
How safe is it to shave pubic hair?
Many people shave or groom their pubic hair for personal reasons, including ideas about attractiveness, comfort, and what a sexual partner may desire. It is important to know that there … read more
I shaved above my penis, and days later red and pus-filled bumps showed up, then some turned into scabs. Should I be concerned?
Thanks for your question! It sounds like you’ve had a skin reaction from shaving, which is very common. The area around your genitals is very sensitive which may explain why … read more
I just started shaving and I was wondering how often I should change the razor blade? Also, should I be moisturizing afterwards?
It’s difficult to know exactly how many days or weeks your razor blade will last as this depends on many factors such as whether your razor is disposable or not, … read more
When will I grow noticeable stubble?
“Stubble,” or hair growth on the face, is due to several factors: the number of hair follicles on the face and neck (usually genetically determined) and the presence of the … read more
Removing Pubic Hair
Some guys trim their pubic hair, others prefer to shave or wax, and most guys just leave it alone. It’s not necessary to remove the hair in this area to … read more
Shaving Facial Hair
Many changes occur during puberty, including hair growing in places other than on the top of your head. Depending on genes, ethnicity, and hormones, you might have a small amount … read more
I shaved my pubic hair at the base of my penis and most of the skin has become a crusty rash. This is now happening on my penis. I’ve never had sexual intercourse, so I’m not sure what the problem is!
Shaving can be really rough on delicate skin, including the skin around your genitals. This goes for both guys and girls. Although the best way to avoid shaving rashes is … read more