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That being said, our results do offer preliminary evidence of men's overall preference for female pubic hairlessness that is congruent with cultural trends concerning both the prevalence of both pubic hair removal among (especially younger) women and the display of bare pubic regions by pornographic models and actresses (Schick et al.
Even though the animals with Hypotrichosis congenita condition grow normally, the condition is detrimental to all segments of the livestock industry since affected animals are more vulnerable to environmental stress, skin infections, pests, sun burn, cold stress, infections and contact dermatitis as secondary effects of hairlessness associated with hypotrichosis (Scott, 2008) and have a decreased economic value independently of where they are raised.
For the trope of hairlessness as attractive in a boy, see Richlin 1983:34-44.
While the "massive and lofty forehead" resonate with phrenology, Marlow notes various disjunctures, such as that between the "eyebrows" that are "not in accord" with his "learned appearance," or between the loss of hair and hairlessness that simultaneously connote age and youth, experience and innocence (Lord 202).
The ancient Egyptians, for example, associated hairlessness with cleanliness and incorporated hair removal into the bathing and grooming regimens of both men and women.
The authors even argue that sweating, hairlessness, and cranial cooling systems found in the human species, though certainly useful for walking, are essential for endurance running in hot climes.
The hairlessness is sinister because you can see the bones protruding at the hips.
London College from University Dartnell Lewis Dr astrobiologist and hairlessness, muscles underdeveloped head, Aswollen 4.
A swollen head, underdeveloped muscles and hairlessness, astrobiologist Dr Lewis Dartnell from University College London claims.
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