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does hair grow from the dermis or the epidermis?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Hair Growth: "The hair follicle is a tunnel-like segment of the epidermis that extends down into the dermis." http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/hair-loss/science-hair

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Hair follicles: are in the dermis.

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