Does Your Hair Grow Back Faster If You Shave It?

Answer The assumption that shaving thickens hair or makes it grow back faster has been around for years. The reason why this misconception has been around so long is because when the hair grows back after... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Does Your Hair Grow Back Faster If You Shave It

Is it true that if you shave at a young age, the hair will grow back faster as you grow older?

Although doctors have confirmed this as a myth, i am still a strong believer that it does. Doctors believe that hairs only appear thicker because the end of the hairs have not blunted out yet. Howe... Read More »

Does Cutting Your Hair Make it Grow Back Faster?

Cutting your hair does not make it grow faster, but it does give it a healthier appearance due to the split and frayed ends being snipped. After hair leaves the scalp it's essentially dead, so what... Read More »

Does Hair Grow Back Thicker When You Shave?

The notion that shaving will cause your hair to grow back thicker and faster is a common myth. In reality, shaving has no effect on hair thickness, since shaving merely cuts off the hair at the sur... Read More »

Does Shaving Make Hair Grow Back Faster?

Among mothers there is an old tradition that if you shave the first thatch of baby hair from a newborn's head that the baby's hair will grow back faster and thicker. Likewise, among teens there is... Read More »