Pubic hair: Love it or hate it, we all have it — unless we’ve removed it. And that means we all have opinions about it.
Though men’s grooming habits are slowly becoming part of the pubic hair conversation, it’s women’s grooming routines that are most often under the microscope. At The Huffington Post, we’re firm believers that everyone should groom (or not groom) for themselves, no matter what anyone else thinks.
That said, it’s always interesting to find out what men’s preferences are when it comes to hair down there. So, we teamed up with AskMen.com and conducted a survey, asking over 5,000 dudes about their pubic hair predilection. Below, we compiled the responses and a few standout comments into an infographic created by our own Jessica Kane. Scroll all the way to the bottom for our thoughts on the matter.
Interestingly, 84 percent of the men surveyed had a preference when it came to a woman’s pubic hair, but only 9 percent would end a date or sex because of a women’s grooming habits — so they must not care all that much. And of the men polled, a whopping 88 percent do some grooming of their own. It looks like men’s pubic hair could soon be an even hotter topic than women’s.
But at the end of the day, this is how women feel about men’s pubic hair preferences:
The survey was conducted on AskMen.com from May 28- June 1, 2015. A total of 5,199 men were surveyed. The age breakdown was as follows: Under 18 (1.77 percent), between 18-24 (21.91 percent), between 25-34 (32.6 percent), between 35-44 (21.91 percent), between 45-64 (20.10 percent) and over 65 (1.71 percent).