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When I was younger I went through that stage when I just wanted to shave every part of my body.. not sure if all people do, but I know that a lot do. Well, I shaved my arms (not too big of a mistake, grew back fine) my pubic area (which I still shave) and my stomach.. oh god was that a mistake. I used to be a blonde when I was younger (as I got older my hair got darker) so I had very very light blonde hair on my stomach. Not a lot, if I could turn back I would welcome that. But I shaved it and what grew back was dark hair, basically the same as pubic hair. So basically I have to shave *every single day* otherwise it's stubbly. And even when it is shaved, you can still see a dark line. Will this *ever* go away?! It's seriously affecting me.. during sex I'm scared to be in the light! I am thin and have a totally normal body, but I'm scared to be in a bikini because of it. What can I do?

Also, I get horrible razorburn when I shave my armpits (I have horrible shaving luck, I know.) any ideas? I have that BikiniZone razorburn stuff but that doesn't work all that great.


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Shaving is not a crisis, nor something that needs be addressed ASAP, which is what this area of the boards is for.

Moving this to the Body and Soul forum, where it can live in the commune the 3,498 other shaving topics have been forming.

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