Advertisement

Will shaving daily make my facial hair grow in thicker?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Shaving daily will not make your facial hair grow in thicker. In fact, shaving does not change the thickness or growth rate of your hair. Sometimes, hair may appear thicker because shaved hair has a rougher texture than unshaved hair, which is often softer. Talk to your dermatologist for more information.

Continue Learning about Men's Beauty & Personal Care

How should men use skin toner?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MDDr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Talk with your dermatologist for advice on whether you should be using a skin toner. People with...
More Answers
Will pressing harder when I shave remove more facial hair?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MDDr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Overzealous pressure while shaving can damage the skin. If you have acne, shaving lightly can he...
More Answers
Does facial hair grow in the same direction on every man?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MDDr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Facial hair does not necessarily grow in the same direction on every man. Ethnicity can play a r...
More Answers
Is it better for my face if I shave in the shower?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, MDDr. Mehmet Oz, MD
The best way to shave without causing irritation is to thoroughly wet your beard first with warm...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.