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Excess hair growth annoying me! if I wax will it regrow thicker?

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Dr. Carolyn Quist
Gynecology

In brief: No

The number of hair follicles is not due to whether you wax or not.
Their is a certain number of hair follicles and they regrow based on that. Overtime if you wax frequently enough then the number can actually decrease.

In brief: No

The number of hair follicles is not due to whether you wax or not.
Their is a certain number of hair follicles and they regrow based on that. Overtime if you wax frequently enough then the number can actually decrease.
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