Pubic hair growth is a significant concern for Korean Woman. The problem stems from psychological issues because Korean men of all ages consider it unlucky to have sex with a woman who does not have pubic hair. Since communal bathing is a common practice and the lack of pubic hair quickly becomes common knowledge, many women are now opting for pubic hair restoration surgery.
The age distribution of the patients was 22-59 years.
The most common age group being 41-50 years 43%
43% of the patients were aged 41-50 years
22% of the patients were aged 32-40 years
19% of the patients were aged 21-30 years
17% of the patients were aged 51-60 years
The family history was studied in 76% of the patient’s.
In 51% of cases a sister was similarly affected.
In 32% of cases both Mother and a sister were similarly affected.
The study concluded that 8% of Korean women suffer this problem.
In 4% of cases the patient was suffering Hypertension
In 4% of cases the patient was suffering Thyroid disease.
In 68% of patients aged 20-30 Bathing/Sex were the principle causes.
In 59% of patients aged 31-40 Bathing was the principle cause.
In 60% of patients aged 41-50 Bathing was the principle cause.
In 71% of patients aged 51-60 Bathing was the principle cause.
70% considered the results of surgery Excellent.
25% considered the results of surgery Good
5% considered the results of surgery Poor.
Via the Tricological Society