Mystery Solved

Way back in the day, I shared a hundred random facts about myself. Number eight on that list was that plucking my eye brows makes me sneeze. I’m happy to report that October’s O Magazine answers the question about why that happens:

The facial nerves include the trigeminal, which has a branch that extends from the brow down into the tip of the nose. Sometimes when plucking your eyebrows, that nerve is stimulated: Aaachoo!

So. Now we know.

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Sarah is a book nerd, a music lover, an endorphin junkie, a coffee addict. Oh, and a goof ball. She writes, she tweets, and she sings off key.

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