But although the concept of "manscaping" has become popular enough to spawn its own catchy name, a new survey found that men still expect more from their partners when it comes to grooming down below. The survey of 4, respondents ages 18 to 35, drawn from Cosmopolitan. According to the survey, 40 percent of men have asked their partners to change their pubic hair, compared to only 23 percent of women. When asked why they prefer a partner with little or no pubic hair, most men said they just like the way it looks. The result is that women groom more frequently — and spend more money on grooming — than men. A majority 62 percent of women groom at least weekly, compared to 44 percent of men who groom that often.
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It can be challenging for girls and women to learn how to relate to their bodies because there are so few resources available to adequately guide us. Before we get any further, I want to clarify that pubic hair grows on and around your vulva, not the vagina. The vagina is internal. So, to shave or not to shave? Here are five things to consider.
40 Percent of Men Have Asked Their Partner to Change Their Pubic Hair
I'll admit, I like to do it sometimes when I'm in a particularly proactive mood. But for the most part, I leave how and when I shave my vagina up to whenever I decide on a given day. Considering everyone else also seems to have an unnecessary opinion on what I should do with my pubes, I'm willing to bet a lot of women have run into the same dilemma: Should I shave my vagina before going out on a date?
You may do all the right things to look after your genitals , but what about when preparing to get hot and heavy? You probably know you should urinate after sex to prevent them — that way most of the bacteria that causes the infection is flushed out. While they help to alleviate your sniffles and watery eyes, the medicine also mucks with your genitals. MORE : 16 everyday objects that can work magic in your kitchen.