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Hair 101...Part 1: Follicles

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One of the joys of being a mammal is that we all get to be cute and furry! Well, technically. We actually grow three types of hair in our lifetime; the type that gets the most attention is Terminal Hair-scalp, eyebrows, eyelashes, armpits, etc. For our purposes, terminal hair has two main zones: the part we can see: Shaft And the parts we can’t: Follicle. Made up of: the hair bulb, root, muscle (that makes hair stand on end), blood capillaries to feed the hair, oil glands to moisturize it, nerve receptors, etc., etc., etc. Hair shaft anchored in the...

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