Wrinkles, age spots and sagging breasts… These are body changes we expect as we age. But there’s one change most of us don’t anticipate — or ever consider — until it happens: thinning pubic hair. Pubic hair can thin out as we age just like our hair on the head. The texture and color of pubic hair may also change. What is the reason for female pubic baldness, and what can you do about it?
We asked a panel consisting of gynecologists specializing in menopausal issues.
√ Barbara DePree, MD, She is also a Certified Menopause practitioner and a private gynecologist. She’s also the director of Women’s Midlife Services at Michigan’s Holland Hospital and founder of MiddlesexMD.com, an educational resource for women’s sexual health in perimenopause and beyond.
√ Felice Gersh is a MD, She is an Ob/Gyn and Director of the Integrative Medical Group, Irvine California. She was an assistant clinical professor at Keck USC School of Medicine for 12 years. She’s also double board-certified both in ob/gyn medicine and integrative health. She’s also the author of several books, including Menopause – 50 things you should know.
√ Laura Corio, MD, The author of Change Before the…