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Ever Wondered Why Do Most People Comb Hair From Left To Right? 

I have always noticed that majority of people comb hair from left to right. Even I am one of them. As we're surrounded by people who comb and part their hair on left, we never bother to think about it. But what might be the reason behind this common habit of people?
Let's check out all the possible reasons why do most people comb hair from left to right. 

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Ever Wondered Why Do Most People Comb Hair From Left To
Right? 

Ever Wondered Why Do Most People Comb Hair From Left To Right? 

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Majority of people comb hair from left to right. 

Majority of people comb hair from left to right. 

Even I have this common habit of combing and partitioning my hair on left since childhood. As we grew seeing most of the people combing their hair from left, we also followed the majority and became habitual to it. 

87-89% people in the world are right-handed.

87-89% people in the world are right-handed.

Thus, it is easier to move hands from left to right. Even 10% left-handed people also follow the norm set by the majority ones. 

Have you ever noticed the head of a baby?

Have you ever noticed the head of a baby?

Generally, babies have a clockwise whorl on the left side of their head which determine the appropriate side of placing hair. 

However, there are people with two crown swirls on their head. 

However, there are people with two crown swirls on their head. 

In such cases, one is free to comb and part their hair on either side of the head. 

But there is no right or wrong way of hair partitioning.  

But there is no right or wrong way of hair partitioning.  

The layout of your hair plays an important part in combing and partitioning them. Let your hair fall in the natural direction and part them accordingly. 

However, you can also experiment with your hair for a new look.

However, you can also experiment with your hair for a new look.

If your hair can be combed and styled on both the sides appropriately, then you can change your hairstyle often. 

Hairstylists recommend that you must change your hair partitioning at times.

Hairstylists recommend that you must change your hair partitioning at times.

Combing and partitioning on one side for a long time can increase the width of your hair partition. 

The way you comb and part your hair describes your areas of interest as well. 

The way you comb and part your hair describes your areas of interest as well. 

According to hair theory, the ways people part their hair depict their sub-conscious state of mind. While left hemisphere of brain specializes in language, memories of words, math, logic, linear operations, right hemisphere specializes in visual processing, memories of pictures, musical perception and nonlinear tasks. 

While majority of men comb hair from left to right, women prefer combing in either ways.

While majority of men comb hair from left to right, women prefer combing in either ways.

Left partitioning hairstyle is followed by many girls but trendy chicks keep experimenting with their hairdos. 

Hairstyle must be opted on the basis of your face shape and hair texture/density. 

Hairstyle must be opted on the basis of your face shape and
hair texture/density. 

However, you can also make changes in your hairstyle depending on your mood and occasion.

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