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Anagen Hair Growth Phase

| August 20, 2010 | 0 Comments

Overview Anagen, also called the active hair growth phase of the scalp, lasts two to eight years, depending on the individual. Hair grows approximately one and a half inch per month during this phase. The length of the hair during the Anagen phase depends on the length of the phase. If you have a shorter […]

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Nail and Hair Growth after Death

| August 12, 2010 | 2 Comments

While you may be fascinated by creepy facts about death, such as hair growth after death, it’s important to separate fact from fiction. Given below is a brief description of the structure and function of nails and hair, and what happens to them when a person dies. An Overview of Nails Nails are made of […]

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Arm Hair Growth

| August 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Arm hair is among the 5 million hair that grow on your head and body. It is shorter and thinner compared to hair on the head and other body parts, such as underarms. Arm hair growth occurs in both males and females, and the hairs can act as sensory receptors, alerting us to wind, and […]

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