There's a common fear that shaving causes your hair to grow in thicker. This is particularly troubling when you think of this in terms of leg hair. So in this episode of DermTV, Dr. Schultz shares the shaving tips for women to shave and avoid coarser, thicker looking hair. He challenges the common misconception that is prevalent in the shaving community and explains how shaving does not actually make one's hair thicker or coarser. He'll show you the two main ways that people shave their hair - shaving in the opposite direction in which the hair grows and shaving in the direction the hair grows. Using diagrams, he'll help you understand the growth of your hair and address the misconceptions of shaving for women.