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amother




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Post Thu, Sep 28 2023, 7:45 pm
My 3 year old just got his first yeshivish style haircut, and he looks almost bald. We asked for a 5 on the trimmer. That’s what we use for my other boys, and older boys use 3 or 4, but my little one has very thin hair and very light color, so now he looks half bald.
What number or style should I ask for next time?
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amother




Chartreuse
 

Post Thu, Sep 28 2023, 7:49 pm
You’ll probably do best with using a scissor for most of his head rather than a machine. Definitely for the front.
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amother




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Post Fri, Sep 29 2023, 6:02 am
Thanks. I can try just scissors for the front. But the sides and top and back also look so so thin. Any style to make it look thicker? Or it is what it is, and he’s always still adorable anyway!
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cornflower
 

Post Sun, Oct 01 2023, 7:51 pm
Use a scissor only
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amother




Lightblue
 

Post Sun, Oct 01 2023, 8:15 pm
I had a kid like that. Go for a much higher number next time, you can always redo it with a lower number if necessary.
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amother




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Post Mon, Oct 02 2023, 7:37 am
Anyone else have boys with really thin hair? Or know what I can do?
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amother




Cherry
 

Post Mon, Oct 02 2023, 7:40 am
Supposedly if you keep cutting it it will get thicker

Does he have bangs?
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Iymnok




 
 
    
 

Post Mon, Oct 02 2023, 7:47 am
I do 2-3. Then again, I don’t mind the almost bald look. I think it’s cute!
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amother




Peony
 

Post Mon, Oct 02 2023, 9:01 am
I would get someone to cut his hair without a machine. 5 is pretty long. My kids have thick dark hair and even with a 2 don't look remotely bald.
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