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Can You Get Hiv Transmitted Through Shaving Bumps

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is hiv transmit through shaving

4months back i went to a barber shop for shaving after shaving i observs the cut on my face i dont know that he use new blade or not shall infected with hiv...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hi,This is not a risk for HIV transmission. We know that HIV does not survive long after it reaches air. I would recommend that if you return to this barber that you let them know that you received many cuts from the last shave or I would just find... Read more »

HIV Virus can alive in shaving cream?

Yesterday i gone in barber shop, i am confused he used a new blade.before he shave he used cream on... Read more »

transmission through shaving?

Hi there. I was just wondering if it was possible to become infected byshaving with a razor used by... Read more »
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Shaved are does do Get HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey Wouldn't transmittingHIV through recenently shave areas be a major problem if it was relly possible. Like Say I just shaved ny mustache and beard before a hot date and ended up eating her out like two hours later and she got her juices all over... Read more »

shaving risk ?

Posted by change33, 1 Reply
I had 2 partners over Dec/Jan IN A NUTSHELL my lady friend and I were tested NOV 15 and we were both negative. We engaged in sex with no condom. her last interaction was 5months prior I had no visible complications we had sex Dec. I had another... Read more »

TRANSMITTING HIV TO NEWBORN TWINS/NEED ADVISE?????

Posted by Jessie, 3 Replies
I recently had my husband come to me, upset, crying and concerned about his brothers two newborn twins and the fact that me and my husband are both HIV+. Apparently, the brother confronted my husband about being with the newborns and washing his... Read more »

Does aid couse bumps on your body? Or stds

Posted by Butterfly29, 1 Reply
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