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Does facial hair grow in the same direction on every man?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Facial hair does not necessarily grow in the same direction on every man. Ethnicity can play a role in different growth patterns of hair. For example, some ethnic groups may be more prone to curly hairs that can become ingrown. Talk to a dermatologist for more information.

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