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If You Did It, How Did You Do It?

The Buzz article on the "Birthing dress" is cracking me up. Not because so many mamas are not going spend $100 on one, but that so many mamas shaved their legs before delivery! If you shaved your legs before delivery, I want to know HOW you managed it? Because I couldn't have shaved my own navel by the time I popped, let alone anything south of the border.

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Asked by Fistandantalus at 12:21 PM on Mar. 22, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • ha idk i had a heck of a time last night doing it. i gave up and had my husband nair me down lol . i cant reach my legs so easy anymore lol i dont knwo how folks shave lol

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 12:23 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • I believe that was the week I cried until my husband shaved my legs for me.

    Answer by Avarah at 12:25 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • LOL. I shaved. I just sat down in the shower and I bent over as much as I could but I did it! I was out of breath too when I was done.

    Answer by Christine0813 at 12:26 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • I did, I sat in the tub and did it. It wasn't that hard for me, I also gave myself a pedicure.

    Answer by Steff107 at 12:28 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • My husband shaved the parts of my legs I couldnt

    Answer by beingamomrocks1 at 12:29 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • Some of you guys have awesome husbands, just sayin'.

    Answer by Fistandantalus at 12:34 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • My DH shaved my legs before everyone of our births. I have to admit he is one in a million. He even painted my toe nails for me.

    Answer by Country220 at 12:39 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • It's not that hard! I use to weigh 300 pounds and managed to shave my legs and my other regions LOL! Just put your leg up on the side of the tub and shave!

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:39 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • it was a hack-up job, racing strips anyone? but it got done

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:44 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

  • i had a scheduled c section. I shaved my legs and bikini area and everything. I was not huge so I did not have a hard time doing it. I just wanted to be smooth and clean considering all the people that were going to see my "stuff". haha

    Answer by KTMOM at 12:55 PM on Mar. 22, 2009

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