Does Shaving Make Your Hair Darker and Thicker?

This episode of HealthBusters examines the myth that shaving makes your hair darker and thicker.
0:32 | 01/28/15

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Transcript for Does Shaving Make Your Hair Darker and Thicker?
Shaving. Causing your hair to grow back darker and thicker so here's what really happens when you shave. Our hair is not too dissimilar from grass the thickest part of the grass that the bottom and the thinnest part of the grass at the top so when we shape if all you're doing is causing a cut. That makes the hair more force and more stuff away. So it might appear to be darker and may appear to be thicker but sadly it actually is and I declare this meant. Pure fiction.

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