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I Found A Grey Hair

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    Grey Hair

    As a kid, I had the most beautiful hair.  My color was a shiny dark brown.  Back then, I hated brown hair and loved blonde.  At 15 years old, I noticed my first grey hair, I was shocked and felt embarassed and I dyed my hair blonde.  :P  I take after my...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    Grey At 38

    I noticed a few strands of white on my head about three years ago.  When it really showed, however, was the last time I grew a beard, during winter 2007-08.  I'm usually clean shaven, but every now and then let my facial hair grow in.  I'm not good at keeping it groomed, so...
    UnderEli UnderEli 46-50, M May 12, 2010

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    Ahhhh

    and i am 18! WHHHHAAAT? OH NO. i plucked it like my mother told me not to or 10 more will grow.. WHY ME?!
    lilbebe lilbebe 18-21, F May 12, 2010

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    Oh, Deary Me

    I did find one. It was right there - you can't miss it. =[ =( I found a grey hair on you, Shine! =P
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 7 Responses May 13, 2010

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    Well I Didnt Really Find It... My Friend Did

    I was at the library today and we were in the checkout line, then shes like what is that? she looks and says its a grey, Im like "pull it out, I wanna see" she did, it hurt, and it was a legit gray in my hair! IM ONLY 16! well i guess all this stress i have came out of it...
    theshortloud1 theshortloud1 18-21, F 2 Responses May 12, 2010

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    Ok I No Im Yung But...

    i no im yung but   is it bad that i hav found gray haers on my head  i mean im 19 for cryin out lowd   iv benthro a lot tho  ans stress ez  could this be why?
    beeeriy beeeriy 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    Syndicated Talk Show - Hair Rescues

    Would you like to transition from your monthly dye jobs to your hairs natural state of gray? Share your hair story in a lively discussion and we may be able to help! Send a photo or video with a brief synopsis of your story and we may contact you for a hair rescue on a nationally...
    dskc dskc 26-30, F Jul 2, 2012

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    I was 19! Hair dye was bought

    and used immediately
    gleemadmum gleemadmum 22-25, F Dec 30, 2013

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    On the 8th of this month I found my :'( first

    grey hair. I was horrified I'm not even old! I pulled it out. Later I found out its due to stress or being past down from parents who started going grey young! Or diet or lack of vitamin b12.. Anyway before I found the grey hair I noticed my hair had gone dull with no shine...
    Budmouth Budmouth 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2014

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    And I Didn't Have To Look Very Far For It Either

    This was me, oh, about 5 years ago? It was a novelty at the time but they have spread. I don't mind having the distinguished 'old bloke' look though (hope that's what it is). It's not thinning yet so must be doing OK.The big question is, would you colour it?Not me but then I...
    rojblake rojblake 36-40, M 8 Responses Feb 2, 2010

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    So random in my early twenties

    and I found a single gray hair back of my head
    NotApplicable NotApplicable 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2013

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    Not even joking. Lol.

    Back of my head. Bottom right. Im getting old. Aaaarrrggghhhhh!!!! Lol
    CooperJames01 CooperJames01 16-17, M Oct 27, 2014

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    Me Too

    A bad sign that goes against my inner being.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    More Than One Grey Hair These Days

    I was horrified when I first saw a grey hair sprouting out of my head years ago.  I had tried to go with and embrace the changes, wearing the grey as a badge of maturity.  One of my daughters referred to the several grey hairs I was at the time sporting as “shines...
    deleted deleted 26-30 32 Responses Feb 2, 2010

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    You Have Got To Be Kidding!

    I cannot believe this crap!!! I'm 18 yrs. old and I have a gray hair. WTF!? I was brusing my hair and I didn't notice it at first because their are places where the sun has lightened my hair, but I looked closer and there it was. Idk if it's from stress or what, but this is very...
    DiaryofaDeadgirl DiaryofaDeadgirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 4, 2010

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    24 Years Old

    i'm a 24 year old guy and my hair has been growing grey since i was 15, only in the last 2 years that it started showing, but i don't care i'm letting my hair go grey don't want to dye it i never will, i like the grey
    will8829 will8829 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 29, 2012

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    Yep. Barely 20 and I'm going grey.

    Actually been finding the odd grey hair here and there for a few years, now. Just found a white one. Gettin' old. lol
    aresdotexe aresdotexe 18-21, M Oct 10, 2014

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    Not Going To Hide Getting Older

    Growing older is only a part of life that cannot be changed.  I fund my first gray hair the summer before I turned 31 (I will be 32 this coming October), now for every dark brown hair I would bet that I have 5 gray hairs peppering throughout my head.  Of course that...
    UselessTidbits UselessTidbits 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2010

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    veryhairyfemale veryhairyfemale 31-35, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    imsoclassic imsoclassic 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    So I watched the movie since everyone was making such a big deal about it. 10 minutes into the movie, I already knew it was garbage. The acting was awful, it kind of reminded me of...
    WrongPage WrongPage 18-21, F 2 Responses May 9

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    seductivesub69 seductivesub69 18-21, F May 19

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    I want to share my story. I contracted HSV from a one night fling, he never told me. I'm not sure if he knew or he was in denial, because he was still in denial when i told him...
    jokerrrr jokerrrr 26-30, M May 11

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    the shop is old-fashioned,wooden floor,a bench seat for a waiting area & one red ,padded,leather reclining barbers chair in front of a huge mirror.on the counter in front lies a...
    helios737 helios737 26-30, M 2 Responses May 2

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    I seriously do. Like, I HATED it in the beginning.. when it began growing in its natural texture, I hated it because my edges were just a mess. It's very difficult slicking those...
    CharleeLuv CharleeLuv 18-21, F May 2

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    Ever been "insulted" for having a style different to the in thing? One that threatens the poor minds of lowerschoolers and closed minded people alike? Lol, well I currently do. My...
    moonscapemonoxide moonscapemonoxide 18-21, F May 14

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    I Envy Women with Long Hair. When I see a woman with really long hair to waist level, I wish I could have long flowing hair like her. I am a straight male, but I just love...
    leatherman2 leatherman2 51-55, M May 18

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    As a child I used to HATE my hair, only because of how my peers made fun of it. They would call me things like "cotton ball head" & "flurry hair" and really stupid names like that...
    beyondrepair321 beyondrepair321 22-25, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I have wanted long hair as long as I can remember. When I was in school we had to keep our hair short, but I somehow was able to grow it to a length around the collar - though...
    Nilooshi Nilooshi 26-30 May 6

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    The scenery around Pittsburgh is getting a lot nicer as I see more and more girls with short hair, many of them with clipper cuts. That, of course, includes the dozen or so girls...
    hairitgoes hairitgoes 56-60, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I got my hair cut a few days ago, I told her I only wanted a few inches cut off my long brown hair, hoping she would cut much more off.. I ended up with a haircut that looked the...
    Orangekiki Orangekiki 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 28

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    My hair was bright violet and I loved it! The only problem was I needed to bleach my hair, and bleaching my hair makes my hair moult. Its permanently reddish-purple at the moment...
    irononmylips irononmylips 16-17, F Apr 29

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    This a punishment haircut story! Last Month I was at the office of my accountant , when we finished my business he asked me if I had any idea what the business named Heritage...
    MissPenny MissPenny 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 30

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    I remember that as a child when longer hair was fashion I hated to go to the hairdresser and have my hair cut short. But today I am really looking forward. I love it when he cuts...
    Michi62 Michi62 46-50, M 1 Response May 2

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    Well....it has come to it. My hair, is shoulder length. It needs a trim....however-my hair-is in poor condition. Ready-to get it all chopped off-in a nice, drastic short hairstyle...
    sunshineverybright sunshineverybright 31-35, F 26 Responses May 3

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    ...and I hate it.. My mom has 'mixed girl hair' so she never had to worry about her hair. She didn't know how to handle mine so I got relaxers until I was 15 or 16. I cut my hair...
    insecured insecured 18-21, F May 10

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    I got my hair cut yesterday(Just above shoulder length) and my hair style is actually growing on me. Like honestly it's so easier just waking up and just giving my hair a quick...
    lunamoon12 lunamoon12 16-17, F 1 Response May 11

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    I used to have long hair. I have ton of pictures of myself. When I gotten to middle school. I wanted to try a bob hairstyle. I done that. Ever since that day I don't have long hair...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response May 14

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