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How to get a toddlers hair to grow?

A lot of people say to use the shampoo main and tail, what do you think could be used?

or Brushing it a lot?

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LilTiffanysmomm

Asked by LilTiffanysmomm at 11:46 AM on Feb. 17, 2013 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • Nothing. The hair will grow when it grows.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 11:47 AM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • Time always works. There's nothing you can do to a toddler's hair to make it grow faster. I would avoid using a shampoo not intended for babies because it will burn their eyes. It's not worth it.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 11:47 AM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • Leave it, it will grow. One of my boys was bald for a long time, and the other two were born with thick hair. They all have thick beautiful hair now. Probably the one who didn't have much hair for the longest time has the most.
    ohwrite

    Answer by ohwrite at 11:51 AM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • It will grow on its own. My DD had hardly any hair then about after a year it started to slowly grow. Now it grows fast and its to the middle of her back.
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 12:07 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • Have genes for early hair growth.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 12:22 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • Like everyone else said... it will grow in it's own time. However regular trims ( even when they have hardly any hair at all ) will help it form looking wispy and thin as it gets longer.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 1:36 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • It will grow at it's own pace.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 12:32 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • A healthy diet will help somewhat. But, it's going to grow at it's own pace... no matter what you do!!

    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 12:34 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • My daughter's hair didn't start really growing until she turned 2. Everyone thought she was a boy. It will grow when it grows. What's the rush??
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 1:15 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

  • Besides what has already been said, don't overbrush it - I mean like the 100 strokes that ouir grandmothers used to do. Toddler hair is fragile and overbrushing will break and split it - in other words give you the impression that it's growing more slowly than it actually is.
    winterglow

    Answer by winterglow at 1:21 PM on Feb. 17, 2013

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