But New York gynaecologist Dr Eden Fromberg told Vogue she has seen lots more patients wanting fuller hair downstairs. And London hair transplant clinic DHI Global has reported more women wanting their pubic hair restored after having it removed with laser treatments. Sex writer Alix Fox tells her own history of pubic hair sculpting, and we look at the evolution of waxing, as well as which celebs choose hair or go bare. I shave everywhere. The only thing I wax is my eyebrows.
As Vogue rules the bush is back, here’s what styles stars have been opting for downstairs
12 Reasons To Rock A Full Bush
My first memory of pubic hair is being at the beach with my aunt as a kid and seeing little dark hairs poking out from her bikini line. I didn't know what they were; I just knew that I had never seen them before. I don't remember being embarrassed — only keenly aware that I'd viewed something Sexy, even. But as I grew up, society taught me otherwise. As a late bloomer, I was just happy to finally grow pubic hair in the first place. But I didn't want to be the weird one who kept hers intact.
37 Men And Women Answer The Question: Shaved, Trimmed, Or Hairy? (NSFW)
While in the past pubic hair was something to be ashamed of, thanks to celebrities owning their body hair and brands finally representing realistic grooming habits , it's becoming more and more normalized. But still, it begs the question: Does having hair down there make any difference other than the visual aesthetics? Is it merely decorative?
With all the talk of women being shamed for their body hair, it's truly a gift when celebs actually get candid about their personal grooming rituals. Not just because we're unabashedly curious, but because we're baffled that the subject is still considered taboo. Here, we celebrate the stars who go on the record about their hair maintenance—from waxing tales to reclaiming the bush. The star of Netflix's Glow had to contend with some seriously high cut silhouettes for her role as a wrestler in the '80s-era show, and in an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Brie noted how tough it was to keep her bikini line clean for the job: "I think during that era they must have been shaving, or were they just pushing all their pubic hair in the center?