Dear Reader, Some people find that a shaved pubic area can increase sexual sensation and pleasure for one or both partners. Nothing ruins the silky-smooth feeling of shaved pubes, however, like nicks, cuts, and razor burn. Shaving private area how-tos, tips and advice for men and women. How to get a close safe and avoid ingrown hair, razor burn /rash, and bumps. Ouch! Sounds like razor burn to me. Razor burn is the worst -- especially on the bikini area. I have super sensitive skin and shaving always irritates it, but I have learned a couple tricks that I’ll share.