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Shaving below the belt line
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joe8843 posted:

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For you guys who shave below the belt line, how often do you shave your ball sack and penis shaft?
  • 1-3 days
  • 4-6 days
  • Weekly
  • Twice a month
  • Monthly
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gymrat44 responded:
Twice a week keeps the area nicely smooth and looking well cared for. It's fun to do and makes me feel good.
manhood should be enjoyed, not proven -- gymrat44
 
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gq12 replied to gymrat44's response:
that's about right for me also. I get zero itching in the balls and ass crack if I keep it shaved every 4 days or so. It is only when I let it grow out more to get waxed that I find it gets itchy (mostly on the balls). My biggest complaint about waxing is just that... you need to let the hair grow too much in between!
 
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SS1995 replied to gq12's response:
yes, I can always tell when I have gone 1 or 2 days too long.. I spend most of my day at work scratching my nuts under my desk. lol
 
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zoom1969 responded:
Depends on my mood... Sometimes I probably shave the sack/ shaft every other week. Other times I let it grow out some and shave on a monthly basis. Normally keep the pubes trimmed w/ scissors or clippers w/ settings. I have a hairy chest/ legs so it looks odd sometimes if I take too much hair off the pubic areas. Like to let it all grow out sometimes and I end up looking like one of those guys from a 1970s porn...lol..
 
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gq12 replied to zoom1969's response:
I always keep the balls, shaft and ass areas shaved, but my mood will either let the pubes above my penis grow out some, stay trimmed very short or taken totally off. Lately I've kept it shaved totally smooth down below.
 
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joe8843 responded:
I haven't done anything below the belt line for several months. My bush was thick and I had a lot of hair on my balls and shaft. I just decided I did not like the look and trimmed by pubic hair short and shaved my ball sack and penis shaft. I love my new, clean cut look which maked my equipment down there look a lot bigger.

Are any of you guys still trimming and shaving?.
 
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gymrat44 replied to joe8843's response:
Yup, no real change. Twice a week feels good! Glad I got the idea to try it from you guys here on the board.

I did get busy one time a few months back and missed shaving the area for about six weeks. I couldn't believe the jungle of hair which had grown in -- and how wonderful it felt (and how much bigger things looked) once I got clean and shaved up again.

Besides, handling my equipment and getting it to look good feels good in and of itself. Another reason for some penis handling -- what argument could there be against that??
manhood should be enjoyed, not proven -- gymrat44


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