Psychology Today - Dr. Joshua Zeichner: "Is Porn Changing Women?"

This month's Vanity Fair magazine reports that women are facing tremendous peer pressure through social media to have meaningless sexual liaisons like a pornography clip.

New York, NY
 – October 28, 2013  –– 

Perhaps the greatest tangible outward sign of this relational change is the trend for adolescent girls and young women to shave their entire bodies. According to Mount Sinai dermatologist Joshua Zeichner, MD, our body hair acts as a defense against sexually transmitted diseases as does our healthy skin. Shaving or waxing not only removes the hair defense but damages the skin, which becomes a port of entry for viral and bacterial infections. Learn more