pubic hair

sexual health

Remember Crabs? Turns Out They Didn't Disappear Along With Our Pubes

When pubic hair became less fashionable, so did talking about crabs—but they're just as common as they've ever been.
Mark Hay
7.12.19
accidents

People Told Us the Dumbest Ways They Ever Hurt Themselves in Six Words

“Cut penis while trimming pubic hair.”
Anna Goldfarb
6.29.18
STD symptoms

Everything You Need to Know About Crabs

The microscopic crab louse may be in decline, but it’s hardly gone.
Eric Spitznagel
9.26.17
pubic hair

One in Four People Have Hurt Themselves From Grooming Their Pubes

And almost 10 percent of people who got hurt developed an infection.
Susan Rinkunas
8.17.17
porn

How and Why Pubic Hair Is Back in Porn

Will the mainstream follow porn? Or is porn following the mainstream?
Mark Hay
6.6.17
Sex

People Who Remove Pubic Hair Are More Likely to Get an STI

A new study finds that people who frequently groom their pubic hair are more likely to have contact-based STIs like herpes.
Diana Tourjée
12.6.16
You're Smarter Than That

Nope. Shaving Your Pubes Probably Won't Give You an STI.

Don't let misleading headlines scare you.
Gigen Mammoser
12.6.16
Health

Women Shave Their Pubes for Sex and Vacations

A new study shines light on women's nether-region grooming habits.
Candace Bryan
6.30.16
NSFW

Women Explain How They Groom Their Pubes

While women often discuss whether they trim, shave, or go full bush before sex, another area causes pube-related anxiety: the doctor's office. We asked women about how they dealt with their pubic hair before an abortion, labor, and checkups.
Britni De La Cretaz
5.19.16
the history of

The Prickly History of Pubes in Porn

Although recent debates about the disturbing lack of pubic hair in pornography have centered around contemporary feminism, women have been trimming their hedges for centuries.
Shawn Binder
11.17.15
Stuff

Australian Doctors Have New Guidelines for Handling Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery Requests

They're a response to a growing number of Australian women wanting to change the structure and appearance of their healthy vaginas.
Hayley Gleeson
8.12.15
Stuff

What the Hell Is a 'Hot Feminist'?

A new book released today suggests that there are still hidden traps for any feminist who likes pink, being thin, fashion, getting her muff waxed, and boys. It's nonsense.
Eleanor Morgan
5.21.15
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