Hair increases the surface area for bacteria and bodily fluids to linger and lead to odor. Think of it as a dance floor. Trimming your pubic hair reduces that surface area for bacteria, thus reducing odor.
Is shaving pubic hair good hygiene?
Myth: Removing your pubic hair will keep your vagina and outer genitals clean. In a 2016 survey from JAMA Dermatology, most women said they removed their pubic hair because its hygienic or cleaner, but thats simply not true. There is no data to show improved genital health with waxing or shaving.
Why do I stink even though I shower?
Shower at least once a day, and youll wash away sweat and get rid of some of the bacteria on your skin. Sweat by itself is basically odorless. But when the bacteria that live on your skin mix with sweat, they multiply quickly and raise quite a stink.