7 Myths About Our Bodies That Have Already Been Debunked

One well-known myth that’s been debunked is the idea that humans only use 10% of their brains. Although many people misunderstand this, there are other myths about the human body and health that are still widely believed to this day. For example, when we were young, our parents would always tell us to wait 30 minutes after eating before going swimming. However, this is a myth as well which we will debunk later on. Let’s bust 7 common myths for you.

7. Shaving your legs makes your hair grow thicker and faster.

When your hair starts growing back, it tends to be darker and blunter than usual. That means that natural elements from the sun and the chemicals in shampoos haven’t had time to lighten their colour yet. Razors don’t make your hair grow darker, thicker, or faster, so whether you decide to keep using your current hair removal routine doesn’t matter.