8 Interesting Facts About Redheads!

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1) It's harder to anesthetize them

Women with red hair required 19% more desflurane anesthesia than women with dark hair.

2) More active sex life

Women with red hair had more sexual partners and had more sexual encounters than typical women.

3) Risk of Melonoma

Redheads have about a 1.5x increased risk of developing skin cancer compared to those with other hair colors.

4) Use of animals to understand Redheads

Researchers looked at gingers and other animals with auburn feathers and fur to learn more about the effects of pheomelanin on health.

5) Likeliness of being Lefty

Left-handedness seems to be more common in redheads. Recessive genes cause each of these traits, and they tend to occur in pairs.

6) They don't get grey hair

Among the many characteristics of redheads is the fact that their hair never turns gray. Their hair will only ever become white or blonde, never gray.

7) They have less hair

Those without red hair have about 140,000 hair strands, while those with red hair have only 90,000.

8) Bees attract towards them

Bees are more attracted to people with red hair. This is just one of the peculiar characteristics of redheads.

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