Breaking News: Young, White Women Way More Likely to Groom Pubic Hair Than Anybody Else

Aren't you glad you're no longer 22?

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This just in: A new study--the first of it’s kind, apparently--just confirmed that time and attention given to grooming, um, lady parts is on the rise, particularly for white women between the ages of 18 and 24.

The research--published in the journal JAMA Dermatology--found that after the age of 24, women were much less likely to invest time, money and pain in regular upkeep down there.

Young, white college-educated women, however, reported regularly shaving and waxing and cited "partner preference" as the biggest factor in their decision.

Um, aren’t you glad you’re old enough to do whatever the heck you want with your body?

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Jenny Jin

Beauty Director

Jenny Jin is PureWow’s Beauty Director and is currently based in Los Angeles. Since beginning her journalism career at Real Simple magazine, she has become a human encyclopedia of...
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