The diagrams they show you in the average sex-ed class, on the backs of tampon boxes, and even on the Planned Parenthood website , are so simplified as to be abstract. Your vagina is utterly unique, just like the rest of your body. American women are, in fact, striking a pornographic pose, one that first appeared in the hard-core porn films that have increasingly shaped the sexual imagination of legions of young men. Here are some better images, drawn by sexologist Betty Dodson, showing just a tiny bit of the spectrum of vagina-variation. Top ten celebrity beards: What a terrible thing! Pubic practices are rites by which we construct who we know ourselves to be.
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Head, Pinterest, and Gemini: The Daily Dot attempted to clear up some of these myths and misconceptions by debunking a few of our favorites. Tumblr absolutely does not know better than this. Pubic hair - Vulva unshaved. The rest of the month, her cooter will spit forth only a half-teaspoon of fluid per day.
Hairlessness, which does not contribute to female pleasure, is entwined with the rise of the pornographic, with love's erosion as a believable state of grace, with women's uncomfortable capitulation to sex as a portal to fuller affection. Pubic Hair Female and Vagina Labeled infographic. Only the real ones will go down on a hairy kitty. Helena Kim in The more I get the more I want. Forget what Cosmo, Sex and the City , or your friend from Bikram yoga tells you. Feminism, Fucking, and Girls:
If you really want to put some kind of perfume near your junk, go ahead and spray it on your thighs. Head, Memes, and News: Female pubic Hair natural, untrimmed Ass, Sorry, and Vagina: Until every man is fighting for our rights, we should consider stopping having sex. She dared to show a little bush on social media earlier this year, and felt the wrath of those who fear the vagina.