How to Shave: Facial Hair Basics: The Medulla | Gillette

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Not all hair has a medulla, the innermost layer of hair. Usually very fine or thin hair is missing that central layer, but I guess your beard hair isn't as smooth or soft as the hair on your head. That's because beard hairs usually have strong, coarse medullas, resulting in thicker facial hair. And to effectively tackle the thick medulla layer, always hydrate and apply shaving gel. 

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