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Can putting hair thats somewhat, moderately damp in a ponytail

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Dr. Arnab Banerjee

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Posted on Wed, 13 Mar 2019 in General Health
Question: Can putting hair thats somewhat, moderately damp in a ponytail for 11 to 12 hours cause any lengthening of face or facial bones from weight of sorta damp hair? Hair that's somewhat damp after air drying after washing hair in shower
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Answered by Dr. Arnab Banerjee 35 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No worries, no chance of any lengthening of face or facial bones in such a way

Detailed Answer:
Hello and Welcome back to 'Ask A Doctor' service...
I've gone through your query in details...
I can understand your concerns...

Well, please don't worry as there's no chance of any lengthening of face or facial bones in such a way (putting any form of damp hair in a ponytail for a prolonged duration of 11-12hours)...

Relax, there is nothing to worry about...

Let me know if I can assist you further...
Wish you good health...

Take Care
Kind Regards


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Follow up: Dr. Arnab Banerjee 2 days later
The scenario described above (putting hair thats somewhat, moderately damp in a ponytail for 11 to 12 hours...), would it cause any flattening of face or facial bones?
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Answered by Dr. Arnab Banerjee 36 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No, it won't, please don't worry...

Detailed Answer:
Welcome back,

No, even if the hair was damp, putting it in a ponytail for 11 to 12hours won't cause any flattening of the face or facial bones...

Please don't worry...

Wish you good health...

Take Care
Kind Regards

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Follow up: Dr. Arnab Banerjee 5 minutes later
So even if hair is damp putting it in a ponytail for 11 to 12hours won't cause any flattening or lengthening of the face or facial bones?
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Follow up: Dr. Arnab Banerjee 1 minute later
from weight of damp hair
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Answered by Dr. Arnab Banerjee 0 minute later
Brief Answer:
No, it won't...

Detailed Answer:
Welcome again,

No, it won't cause any flattening or lengthening of the face or facial bones at all...

The weight of the hair doesn't matter either...

Relax, there's nothing to worry...

Take Care
Kind Regards


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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