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Oct Posted by drmarkgriffiths. In a blog I looked at hair fetishism. While researching that blog, I came across what might be considered the opposite i. The fetish appears to take many different forms and might include being sexually aroused by i the sight of a shaved area of the human body such as a bald pubic area, ii the sight of someone actually shaving an area of their body e.
The fetish may overlap with other sexual paraphilias such as olfactophilia i. Brenda Love in her Encyclopedia of Unusual Sex Practices devoted a reasonably large section on sexual depilation and claimed that in some countries, the origins of sexual depilation preferences are conditioned by early pre-adolescent experiences. She claimed that:. Sex in many of these countries began during pre-pubescence before either partner had developed pubic hair. The male and female became conditioned to respond sexually to bald genitals.
She also referred to the act of pulling out clusters of pubic hair produce an orgasm in some men. Her research had indicated that this particular type of sexual service was offered in Moorish baths in North Africa, by women who were skilled at this art. A short article on the Alternative Lifestyle website claims that depilation fetishes are usually genitally based and may overlap with those into sexual sadism and sexual masochsim.
More specifically:. The entire act is often very sensory and erotic. In shaving fetish of both female and male depilation, shaving creams usually are applied and lathered which can cause arousal from touch. There is a huge aspect of trust involved in depilation as a fetish too because razors or scissors are in such close proximity to the sensitive genitals.
Depilation can also be a fetish is a shaving fetish different way, especially in BDSM.
Because hairstyle is very important in many cultures, dominants often shave the he of their slaves. Such practices were also noted in Dr. As far as academic research goes, I have only managed to find one study that has specifically examined depilation practices. A paper published in a issue of the journal Body Image led by Dr. The men surveyed also reported that they preferred the feeling and sensitivity of smooth skin.
Martins and her colleagues concluded that their findings offered further support to the premise that gay and heterosexual men exhibit similar body image concerns.
In a blog on fetishism, I wrote at length about a study led by Dr G. Scorolli University of Bologna, Italy on the relative prevalence of different fetishes using online fetish forum data. As far as I can ascertain, there have been no case studies published examining depilation fetishes.
Adam was asked about when his interest first occurred:.
I finally took the plunge and shaved my entire body about 15 years ago. I have done some shaving as part of sex. Once I let a woman tie me up and she shaved my pubic hair and my head. They obviously started in early adolescence and has developed over the subsequent thirty years.
Clearly the visual element is crucial for sexual arousal but that is the case with most paraphilias and fetishes. Like many other fetishes and paraphilias that I have examined in my blogs, this is yet another one where there is a great need for further research. Aggrawal A. The Bedpost Depilation for the terrified. Martins, Y. Shaving fetish today, gone tomorrow: A comparison of body hair removal practices in gay and heterosexual men.
Body Imageshaving fetish, Scorolli, C. Relative prevalence of different fetishes. International Journal of Impotence Research, 19, Sexy TofuFetish Friday: Trichophilia. December 2. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.
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