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Plucking your eyebrows

If you’ve ever wondered why you sneeze while plucking your eyebrows, it likely has to do with something called the trigeminal nerve, which sends signals between your face and your brain. Melanie Grossman, assistant clinical professor of dermatology at Columbia University, told The Cut that it’s possible your brain perceives eyebrow plucking as irritation in your nose, which causes a sneeze.

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