MYTHS AND FACTS: HAIR

POST PREGNANCY HAIR LOSS (POS-PARTUM ALOPECIA)
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April 15, 2020
MYTHS AND FACTS: HAIR

MYTHS AND FACTS: HAIR

     Facts

  • The average life span of hair is 4-6 years
  • Everyone sheds 75-100 hairs per day
  • Hair does not grow after death
  • Eyebrows and eyelashes are replaced every 4-5 months

        Myths

  • Shaving, etc: no effect on hair growth
  • Scalp massage: no evidence
  • Gray hair more resistant same as pigmented hair: not really
  • Natural curl determined by race: anyone can have any degree of curl