A 33-year-old member asked:
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does burnt facial hair grow back normally?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Yes: If the hair itself is burnt , new hair will grow in it's place unless the burn was deep enough to cause damage to the underlying hair root.
Answered on Oct 18, 2020
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