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Table 5 Results of Stepwise Regression of Beliefs Underlying Intention to Remove Pubic Hair

From: A full Brazilian or all natural: understanding the influences on young women’s decision to remove their pubic hair

 BeliefΒSEβR2 (Adj. R2)∆R2sr2
Step 1Feeling comfortable.61.05.66***.43 (.43)***.43
Step 2Feeling comfortable.40.06.44***.49 (.48)***.06***.17
Feeling attractive.33.07.33***  .10
Step 3Feeling comfortable.37.06.40***.51 (.50)***.02**.15
Feeling attractive.35.07.35***  .12
Being painful−.11.04−.13**  .03
  1. Note. Β = unstandardized coefficients; β = standardised coefficients; sr2 = squared semi-partial correlations. ** p < .01. *** p < .001