Pubic hair removal can lead to pox infection

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Registered: 01-03-2001
Pubic hair removal can lead to pox infection
Tue, 03-19-2013 - 9:19am

Be careful when removing pubic hair. Health Day News reports that pubic hair removal can lead to increased risk of a pox infection. "Here's a caution in the hairless-body craze. Pubic hair removal could boost your risk for a pox infection, French researchers say.

Skin irritation brought on by either shaving, clipping or waxing the genital area could explain the recent increase among healthy adults of a minor sexually transmitted virus called molluscum contagiosum, the researchers suggest." more

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Registered: 02-22-2013
Wed, 04-24-2013 - 3:09am

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Registered: 12-07-2013

It all depends onm the hygine of the estecian performing the operation. If you go to an established
parlor, whicjh takes all the precuations, there should not be a problem.
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