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Hair Snips #26: Halloween Makeup

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Do you know the dirty truth about Halloween Makeup?  It may even scare you more than Halloween itself…

Do you know the dirty truth about Halloween Makeup? It may even scare you more than Halloween itself...

It’s that time of year when everyone is putting their last-minute Halloween costumes together and kids are getting ready to impress all of their friends around the neighborhood.  Some of these costumes may even be so elaborate that they need costume makeup to finish off the look.  But do you know just how unsafe Halloween makeup is? (more…)

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Hair Snips #25: Hair In Forensics

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Forensic scientists always love to find a piece of hair at the scene of the crime.  This is because you can tell so much about the person from just a single piece of hair in forensics.

Do you know everything scientists can tell about you from a single strand of hair? Learn all about hair in forensics...

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Hair Snips #24- Golden Hair

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HAIR SNIPS #24- Golden HAIR

Along with 13 other elements, trace amounts of gold can be found in each strand of human hair.

Now you know….

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Hair Snips #23- Hair Hanging 

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Did you know that a single strand of hair can hold up to 100 grams, which is just short of a quarter pound.  In other words, a whole head of hair can hold up to two tons, the equivalent of two elephants.  It should be no surprise that the circus has discovered a way to turn this into an impressive aerial act called “Hair Hanging.”

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Hair Snips #22- A Quick Hair Color Statistic

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Are you ready for a quick hair color statistic to brighten up your day and expand your mind?

Do you love random fun facts about hair? Check out this quick hair color statistic about working women in the 1950's....
Here you go….

FACT: In the 1950’s, a mere 5% of working women colored their hair on a regular basis.  Nowadays, that number is closer to 95% (depending on the location).

Now you know….

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