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hair-cycle [2016/08/23 15:11]
cemmos [Shedding]
hair-cycle [2020/03/30 13:22] (current)
Cemmos Added kenogen; Also See section
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 In this phase, the hair is dormant anywhere from one to four months, allowing energy to be used for the follicles in the anagen phase. In this phase, the hair is dormant anywhere from one to four months, allowing energy to be used for the follicles in the anagen phase.
  
-===== Shedding ​===== +===== Exogen ​===== 
-At some point, the hair will need to shed and be replaced with new hair. This is a normal experience and isn't the same as hair loss.+At some point, the hair will need to shed and be replaced with new hair. This is a normal experience and isn't the same as hair loss. This is  called **shedding**
  
 Those using [[minoxidil|minoxidil]] for beard growth may experience multiple, noticeable shedding stages, where hair from both the scalp and the beard appear to be falling more than usual. Continuing usage will allow you to get past the shedding, and the hair will regrow — generally fuller than before. Those using [[minoxidil|minoxidil]] for beard growth may experience multiple, noticeable shedding stages, where hair from both the scalp and the beard appear to be falling more than usual. Continuing usage will allow you to get past the shedding, and the hair will regrow — generally fuller than before.
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 Men losing about 10 beard hairs everyday is part of regular shedding. As everyone is different, men may shed more, but it should not be enough to make a difference in how your beard appears. New hair will come to replace the shed hair in time. Men losing about 10 beard hairs everyday is part of regular shedding. As everyone is different, men may shed more, but it should not be enough to make a difference in how your beard appears. New hair will come to replace the shed hair in time.
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 +===== Kenogen =====
 +Kenogen is the phase between shedding and growth (exogen and anagen). ​
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 +===== Also See =====
 +  * [[follicle|]]
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