Brush Up on Your Hair Trivia

  • The one thing that your hair cannot reveal about you is your gender
  • The average number of hairs on your head is 100,000
  • Elderly people have slower hair growth and diminished hair density
  • The maximum length you could possibly grow your hair is between 27.56 and 35.43 inches
  • The diameter of a strand of hair is 0.1 mm
  • Hair grows an average of 4.724 inches per year
  • Hair grows faster in warm weather
  • Humidity stretches the hair
  • Male hair grows faster than female hair (wouldn't you just know it!)
  • Male hair is more dense than female hair (ditto)
  • The average lifespan for a strand of hair ranges from 2 to 7 years
  • The load-carrying capacity of a strand of hair is 100 grams, which is approximately the size of a chocolate bar
  • Cutting hair does not influence its growth
  • Combing is less detrimental than brushing
  • Spliced ends can not be repaired and need to be cut
  • Correct shampooing will not dry out your hair
  • Frequent washing does not increase loss of hair

Salon Hours

  • Wed (10 am - 6 pm)
  • Thu (10 am - 6 pm)
  • Fri (10 am - 6 pm)
  • Sat (10 am - 1 pm)
  • Schedule your appointment with Missy today by calling 603-622-1122
  • Off-hour appointments and house calls for clients with special needs are available upon request

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