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www.everydayhealth.com/skin-and-beauty/does-shaving-make-hair-grow-back-thicker.aspx

Nov 22, 2013 ... "Shaving your body hair doesn't make it grow darker or thicker," says ... When your shaved hair grows back, the bluntness of the re-growth may ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/fact-or-fiction-if-you-shave-or-wax-your-hair-will-come-back-thicker

Aug 26, 2014 ... Body hair grows at different times and at different rates for everybody. The very act of cutting may make hair appear thicker for a short time. ... be like gorillas if the hair was coming back thicker or darker,” McMichael agrees.

www.sciencealert.com/does-hair-really-grow-back-thicker-and-darker-after-shaving

Oct 16, 2015 ... We don't know who started the rumour that hair grows back thicker if you shave it off, but mothers have been using it to dissuade daughters ...

lifehacker.com/5873922/10-stubborn-body-myths-that-just-wont-die-debunked-by-science

Jan 9, 2012 ... Myth 1: Body Hair Grows Back Thicker When You Shave It ... As early as 1928, a clinical trial showed that shaving had no effect on hair growth. ... exposures, resulting in an appearance that seems darker than existing hair.

www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/adult-health/expert-answers/hair-removal/faq-20058427

Nov 11, 2014 ... ... that shaving unwanted body hair makes it grow back thicker and darker? ... shaving hair doesn't change its thickness, color or rate of growth.

www.snopes.com/oldwives/hairgrow.asp

Does hair grow back darker or thicker after it has been shaved? ... Cutting does not stimulate new growth. (If it did, those going bald would be shaving afflicted ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/27/does-tweezing-make-hair-grow-back-thicker_n_1705267.html

Jul 27, 2012 ... ... even darker. Is that what's really happening there? ... Conclusion: Tweezing does not cause hair to grow back thicker. Changes in hair texture ...

goaskalice.columbia.edu/answered-questions/shaving-head-%E2%80%93-hair-grows-back-thicker-and-healthier

Jun 23, 2015 ... Shaving will neither make your hair grow back thicker nor darker, nor grow ... With new hair growth, the short hair shaft will be more noticeable, ...

www.livescience.com/22462-does-shaving-really-cause-hair-to-grow-back-thicker-and-coarser.html

Aug 25, 2012 ... Does Shaving Really Cause Hair to Grow Back Thicker and Coarser? ... the apparent darkening of the cut hair is an illusion — it appears darker ...