This is pretty much what happens in the shower every day. Only there should be a flow for, "Am I having sex today? - Yes - How prickly am I? - Not too much. - Stay hairy." or "How prickly am I? - Very - Fine. Shave."
You have to get hurt. That’s how you learn. The strongest people out there, the ones who laugh the hardest with a genuine smile, those are the people who have fought the toughest battles. Because they’ve decided that they’re not going to let anything hold them down, they’re showing the world who’s the boss.