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    Fast Facts: Sept. 24

    • How many hairs on your head? If you’re blond, about 150,000. Brunette, 100,000. Redhead, 60,000.
    • There are 550 hairs in the average eyebrow.
    • About 10 percent of men and 30 percent of women shave solely with an electric razor.
    • There are about 15,500 hairs in the average beard.
    • Hair is unique to mammals.
    • City dwellers have longer, thicker and denser nose hairs than country folks do.
    • Your hair is as strong as aluminum.
    • Medical studies show that intelligent people have more copper and zinc in their hair.
    • Number of hair follicles on an average adult: 5 million.
    • Hair covers the whole human body, except for the soles of the feet, the palms, mucous membranes and lips.

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