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My son is 14 and has facial hair. Is it too early for him to start shaving?

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Kevsmom94

Asked by Kevsmom94 at 9:46 AM on Jun. 27, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

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  • no, this is around the time for his dad or other male figure to show him how to shave. Take pictures of him while he's doing it. Some boys don't need to until a couple years later, but he has hit the stage of puberty where he is gonna start growing hair on his face, chest, and underarms. Congrats Mama, your boy is turning into a Man...
    2wndrfl_btrflys

    Answer by 2wndrfl_btrflys at 9:48 AM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • No, it's not too early, if his hair is noticeable, he should shave. It's a hard time for moms, it was for me anyway, to realize that my baby was growing up.
    kustomkrochet

    Answer by kustomkrochet at 9:49 AM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • Depends on how much facial hair he has.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 12:12 PM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • Obviously not if he has facial hair!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:06 PM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • No. Many boys start shaving at 12 or 13.
    ThrivingMom

    Answer by ThrivingMom at 5:23 PM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • no
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 5:43 PM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • does he want to shave it?
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:18 PM on Jun. 27, 2009

  • It's not to early to start, but remember once he starts he'll have to continue because the hair will grow back faster and faster after each shave while he's going through puberty... I have 3 teenage sons and believe me they wish they had waited, they hate to shave!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:54 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

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