Let's get straight to the point: butt hair is perfectly normal, just like it's totally common to have hair on your legs and hair down there aka pubic hair. While you don't really see it to believe it, most people have butt hair on the butt cheeks, in between them, or both. Though everyone has butt hair, it's funny that hair can be so stigmatized.
EVERYONE has butt hair.
Like many physical traits, the amount of hair on the buttocks varies from person to person. For the most part, hair on the buttocks is more of a cosmetic feature than a medical one. Your genes determine how much body hair you have, as well as what kind of hair you have, such as color and texture. So, if you have an abundance of hair on your buttocks, your parents most likely passed this trait on to you. Adrenal glands produce androgens. These hormones can trigger the growth of body hair on both females and males. Adrenal diseases that can include body hair growth as a symptom include:.
1. Is Butt Hair Normal?
Skip navigation! Story from Beauty. Not that butt hair is a rare thing: You have it, I have it, the Kardashians have it or they did at one point, anyway. But even in a culture of oversharing, in which we talk openly about nipple piercings and pimple popping , this is one topic that nobody really touches even though we all have questions. Why do I have butt hair? While researchers have been able to pinpoint the functions that hair serves on various parts of the body, an explanation as to why we have bum hair is a little more elusive.
In reality, women are just as gross as men when it comes to bodily functions: we burp, we fart, and we poop. And surprise, surprise, we have body hair! Most women have some sort of butt hair. It may be thin and peach-fuzz-like, or it may be thicker and more coarse, like pubic hair. Having darker, longer, and thicker hair between your butt cheeks is also totally normal. Hair on your butt cheeks is basically just like any other hair on your body. Meanwhile, hair between your butt cheeks and near your anus is often more similar to pubic hair — and serves many of the same purposes. Good question. Although most people have butt hair, many women feel like they should remove it in order to feel more confident or more attractive. Nobody will notice your butt hair as much as you do — but if it makes you feel self-conscious, you can consider getting rid of it.