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When people get old their hair turns gray and I know how... Their hair cells die and their hair turns gray. :)

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Do all old peoples hair turn gray?

No not all old peoples hair turn gray. Some old people stay looking young. Yes. As we get older our follicles stop producing the colour for our hair so it turns gray but there are dyes and a lot of people use them.

Why does pubic hair turn gray?

when you get old, your hair turns gray/white. so all of your hair (including pubic hair) will be like that

Who has gray hair?

old people, of course! =D

Who is Brittney Nielsen?

she is 17 years old people. and has gray hair

Do cats get white hair when they get old?

Sometimes, but if they already have white hair they sometimes turn to a light gray with some white too.

Does cutting your hair short cause hair to turn gray?

no, when you cut your hair, your hair grows healthier and gray hair doesnt happen as much only if your in your old ages. But , cutting it doesnt do anything but keep it heealthy and most of all if you have thin hair.

What does it means when your young and have gray hair?

It means the melenin in the roots of your hair is no longer producing enough pigments so your hair will turn gray. Its OK I've had grey hair since I was 8 years old now I look 35 at 16

Why does my 13 year old have grey hairs?

Gray hair is genetic and not a sign of stress. Your hair doesn't turn gray it grows that way. Caucasians tend to go gray earlier and redheads earliest of all. Then Asians. Then African-Americans.

Is it normal for a 12 year old to have gray hair?

While it is not common for a 12 year old to have gray hair, it is not necessarily abnormal.

Why does my 17 year old son have gray hair?

He is young so I would say that he has inherited it from someone in the family. It is not uncommon for young people to get gray hair so try not to worry.

Why does your hair turn white?

White hair lets you know you're turning old. The substance melanin, produced by melanocytes in the bulb of the hair follicle, gives hair its color. Hair goes gray when melanocytes age and lose the enzyme necessary to produce melanin. White hair occurs when air bubbles form in the gray hair.

What hair color did Beethoven?

His hair was gray. But of course that was when he was old. I don't know his natural hair color.

Why is mccains hair white?

He's old, and senior citizens often have gray hair.

How old are you when you get gray hair?

More than 40 percent of Americans have some gray hair by age 40, but white hairs can appear as early as childhood. The age at which graying begins seems almost entirely due to genetics. Sometimes people are born with gray hair because they inherit the trait.

Should you dye your gray hair?

It is a matter of opinion. Some people look great with grey hair, while others feel it makes them look old.

Why does Emily's hair turn gray in 'A Rose for Emily'?

She is close to 70 years old by then. "...her hair was turning gray. During the next few years it grew grayer and grayer until it attained an even pepper-and-salt iron-gray, when it ceased turning. Up to the day of her death at seventy-four...."

Can labrador retriever pups change colors after birth?

A lab can not change color like from yellow to chocolate. However an older lab could change from yellow to white or the color of his fur gets lighter just like as people get old their hair starts to turn gray. This is because everyone's hair is naturally gray, pigments just color it. When pigments stop working or run out your (or your dog's) hair gets lighter in color. But only peoples turns gray.

What does it mean if you have strips of gray hair?

it could be ur birth mark my birth mark is gray strips of hair or it could mean ur getting old

What color was John Adams hair?

gray when he was old and brown when he was young

Did Archimedes have any gray hair?

Truely speaking, yes! He had it when he was old!

Why is my gray hair turning black?

It is probaly because it is getting old.

Do rabbits grow gray hair when they get old?

it depends on what breed the rabbit is.

Why is your eyebrow turning gray?

stress and lack of sleep Some hairs on our body starts to turn gray before the others. You don't say how old you are but the gray hairs starts to come for some people when they are i their 30's.

Why do old women die their hair blue?

well when they get old an they start getting gray hair, some of them don't like the blackish-gray color. They like the bluish-gray color---don't worry, they don't die it bright blue I suppose that blue color is the best for covering gray hair just like it is the best for painting the white t-shirts.

Why did a sick dogs eyes turn gray?

Sick dog's eyes start turing gray when they are very old.

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