If you decide to shave, no matter which body part it is that you’re shaving, 99% of times, the process is pretty intuitive. But that 1% comes into play when we’re talking pubic hair. If you’re wondering how to shave pubic hair, you’re not alone. There’s noticeably less info out there for shaving down there than there is about shaving other body hair. When shaving pubic hair, you’re dealing with a sensitive area so you’d definitely want to keep a few tips in mind. In the interest of making sure you’re shaving safely and effectively, here’s a step-by-step guide for how to shave pubic hair from start to finish. Plus, advice from doctors on what to do if something goes wrong (from nicks and cuts to pesky ingrown hairs). Shaving your pubic area is easier when you’ve already trimmed off any excess hair. Grab a pair of small scissors or a hair trimmer and cut your pubic hair so it’s only a few centimeters long. Use a loofah, washcloth, or exfoliating sponge to gently exfoliate your skin before shaving. Exfoliating will remove any dead skin and allow you to shave the hair as near to the root as possible. Harsh exfoliants ...