The most amazing information about hair
Did you know that blondes have the most hair? Are you surprised that 1 in 3 women have to dye their hair regularly? Follow us to know the most surprising, funny and curious information about hair.
The hair grows about 0.2 or 0.4 millimeters a day, 1 cm. a month. Currently, the longest hair record is in the hands of American Diane Wittde of Massachusetts. Her hair is almost 4 meters long. What is nothing compared to the hair of the Indian Swami Pandarasandhi, in the late 40’s his hair reached the incredible length of … 7.93 meters!
Redheads have less quantity
Blondes are lucky to have more hair. On average, they have about 150,000, when redheads have only 90,000, chestnuts 110,000 and women with 100,000 black hair. However, blondes are also the ones with the finest hair. In general, women with black hair have thick hair while redheads have stronger hair.
The hair does not live long
The hair grows, it stays a time in its place and it falls. His life is 2 to 3 years. When it stops growing, it stays in our head for some months and finally falls while a new hair takes its place. Losing between 50 and 100 hairs a day is totally normal.
The blonde sells
“Blondes are silly” It is one of the most widespread and settled prejudices among us. However, some evidence shows otherwise. For example, one-third of the members of Mensa, the club of Q.I. Upper, they are blonde. Little prejudice matters, blondes do wonders when it comes to selling products. A recent study found that blond English cash registers register 20% more purchases than their brunette or redheads.
Men also dye their hair
One in three women regularly dye their hair. Today, one in ten men also does it. Men do not resort so much to wicks, only 3% of them have dared to wear them. In terms of care, men are at the top of the list. 56% of men between 24 and 34 years old wash their hair, while women in the same age group only do it 3 times a week.
Shampoo: the most successful hair product
94% of women consider shampoo to be the most important care product. It would also cost them to give up the lacquer, 60% use it occasionally and 24% every day.
A nice hair can be expensive
On average we can spend about 30 or 50 euros to count and dry our hair. This amount is tiny compared to what New York hairdressers bill. In some hairdressers a haircut can cost you the same as a trip to Paris (with flight included). Orlando Pita, Naomi Campbell’s hairdresser, is one of the most expensive in the world. A haircut in his living room, on Gansevoort Street in Manhattan, costs about 570 euros. The same service in the hairdressing salon of his companion Sally Heisenberg, among his works emphasizes the climbing of Meg Ryan, would cost us about 430 euros.
The hair of the celebrities has become more expensive
Totally worthless when they were alive, the hair of the missing stars is sold to astronomical figures. In an auction held in Gerona in 2004, a fan of John Lennon paid the amount of 3,460 euros to get a single hair of one of the Beatles. In 1980, two small tufts of Queen Marie Antoinette and her son were sold at an auction held in France for 5,000 euros. In 2006, artist Andy Warhol’s silver gray wig sold for $ 10,800 at Christie’s auction.