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What Causes White Hair at a Young Age?
 

What Causes White Hair at a Young Age?

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Most people's hair turns grey or white as they age, as the hair follicles cease to produce melanin, the pigment that gives hair its color. But some people start seeing their first white hairs before they're even out of their thirties. Having white hair at a young age can make you stand out from the crowd, but in a few cases it may signal...
 
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10 Nov 2016 - General
 
Maria Cristina Inserto We all do care about how we look. Especially in our chosen profession where looking the part is an area that most patients consider before entrusting their health. It is really annoying when white hair starts to pop in isolation because it sticks out like a sore thumb. Of course, colleagues would be pointing this out to you as well with their keen eyes trained for meticulous examination. Any...
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You know, a few years ago I started finding s,tray white hair, no my sisters would say "Oh white hair!" And I would freak out about it. I wonder when I'd really start getting white hair though, and I pray it wouldn't be til I'm VERY OLD. I mean there's dye, I know, but still. Anyway, like Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan I've often wondered why I already have stray white hair and I think ...
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Lianne Marie Victoria Laruan Oh you have to look at your relatives' hair during Christmas reunion to confirm if it is hereditary :)) I think stress was not mentioned in the article and maybe it is another cause of grey hair. I have honestly thought that grey hair was a sign of intelligence. During elementary school, some of my classmates already had grey hair and they were the ones getting good grades. I remem...
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I have quite a few white hairs already and I’ve been wondering about the cause. Curiously, only one side of my head has these white hairs, while the other side doesn’t. I don’t smoke and I try to eat healthy, and I don’t think I have a thyroid disorder, so mine may be caused by genetics (I’ll have to ask my mom, haha) or possibly vitamin deficiency. I initially thought it was due to a stressful lifestyle from my previous job, though I still have to observe if these white hairs do not anymore inc...
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No matter what they say that white hair makes a person more attractive as they age, you wouldn't want it making an appearance while you're still young. So what really causes this phenomenon? Well, aside from the fact that genetics and melanin play an important role in the appearance of white hair at an early age, there are also some preventable external factors that can influence its growth. In our country, people remove white hair using tweezers thinking that it's a cure to prevent ...
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