Baby goes viral for lusciously thick hair, becomes shampoo model


Posted at Jan 10 2019 05:53 PM


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It takes most babies months to start sprouting their first hairs, but this Japanese baby girl was born with a full mane.

Baby Chanco was just four months old when she first captivated netizens across the globe with her lusciously thick hair. 

Now a year old, she boasts of 329,000 followers on Instagram and a modeling gig with a shampoo brand in Japan.


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Baby Chanco’s mother, Mami Kano, said in an interview with People that she was surprised with the reaction of the public about her daughter and her hair.

When asked if she will keep Baby Chanco’s hair long, Kano replied: “I prefer to keep her hair long, and in the future I want to try some new arrangements, like braids.”

As for the key to caring for her daughter’s hair, she said: “Brushing and just let her live as she is.”