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ScaredNConfused98

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ScaredNConfused98

I just had a breakthrough that i thought i'd share with my fellow community.

I'm been in the process of a genital OB and i have various sores in various healing stages pretty much all over. Lately i've been having increased itching and burning when I walked around and sat down, and it felt like my sores were rubbing up against sand paper.

I usually keep my vagina very clean shaven but since this OB started i've been letting my hair grow out because i was scared to put a razer near my sores, but i figured I would take a razer to my vagina area to see if that was what felt like was rubbing up against my sores. So i shaved the area clean and since I havent shaved in like a week the hair came off very easily and didnt even hurt... And now I feel 10 times better! It turns out most of my irritation was from the sores rubbing up against my hair.

:mrgreen: Lol sorry, i'm like so happy now...You guys know how crappy outbreaks can be so any progress is great progress to me :mrgreen:

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JBnATL

Congratulations

It is always great to hear of a successful shaving story! :-D

Come to the "Live Chat" room and tell us more!

JB

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