The Secret Behind No Shave November


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It’s the month of November and the much anticipated No Shave November is here. For those who are unaware of what No Shave November is, it is a yearly trend in which everyone gives up on shaving and let loose their hair. Along with the hair on one’s head, men let their facial hair grow wild and women give up on shaving their legs. Some do it for fun, while some do it keep up with the No Shave November trend.

However, many people fail to see the bigger picture of No Shave November. No-Shave November has been a tradition for many years, but it wasn’t until the fall of 2009 that members of the Chicagoland Hill family decided to use it as a means to raise money for charity. It was a project that held special meaning to the eight Hill children after their father, Matthew Hill, passed away from colon cancer in November 2007.

What is the primary goal of No Shave November?

No Shave November is known as a unique way to grow cancer awareness. The goal of No-Shave November is to grow awareness by embracing our hair, which many cancer patients lose, and letting it grow wild and free and donate the money you typically spend on shaving and grooming to educate about cancer prevention, save lives, and aid those fighting the battle.

What are the rules of No Shave November?

The rules of No-Shave November are simple: put down your razor for 30 days and donate your monthly hair-maintenance expenses to the cause.

How can we help on an individual level?

One can participate by growing a beard, cultivating a mustache, letting those legs go natural, and skipping that waxing appointment. It serves the dual purpose of supporting a massive cancer awareness and keeping up with the latest trend.

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Cancel all your barber and spa appointments! November is here and the game of No Shaving is on!

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