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Hair Getting White
Nobody really knows: Nobody knows how to stop hair from greying. Early greying may be hereditary, in which case a person would have relatives (brother, mother, father, etc...) with early greying. A doctor can evaluate to make sure there is no medical problem stressing the body. Then, hair coloring is the likely option, until a person gets old enough to not feel out of place wearing a head of grey. ...Read more
I am 23 years old boy. My hairs are getting white and fade from black. Suggest some med and hair colour is good or bad ?
Early grey: Hair coloring is a genetic factor that is somewhat related to age, and early whitening or graying may be reversed chemically. The cosmetic benefit is your choice, no real health risks to color you hair on the short term ...Read more
White Hair: White hair can be caused by a variety of different issues, ranging from stress to diet. Most often, it is due to simple genetics and the aging process. Some individuals are more prone to premature gray or white hair than others. While you can't drastically alter your body's tendency to grow gray or white hair, you can dye your hair. ...Read more
White hair: If your mother or father's hair turned white at an early age, you may be genetically programmed for premature graying. Your genes determine when production of melanin stops, and your dna may destine you to platinum hair at an early age. Other causes include stress and thyroid disease. See your doctor and get blood work. ...Read more
I am 29 years old but my hairs are getting white even my shave and chest hair also getting white. Is it possible to stop this and how?
Nutrient deficiency: Nutrient deficiencies like biotin and other b vits can lead to premature aging/graying as can built up environmental toxins and heavy metals. Go to a4m.Com and use doctor locator to find a functional medicine doctor near you to help evaluate with specialized testing for nutritional deficiencies like metametrix organix profile and help you correct them. ...Read more
My age is 23 and my hairs are getting white why?my inner noze hair and under the jeans hairs are getting white. Even my moustaches 3 hairs are white.
Genetic make up: Can't do to much about this it is in the genes. Is your hair dark? Well other than coloring the hair it is what it is ...Read more
Does mastaburation causes vitamin b12 loss in our body and cuase memory loss .. these days after excess of mastaburation am forgetng many things czn concentrate on anything ....and colour of my hair is getting into white is this due to mastaburation ?
No: Masturbation is normal and doesn't cause Vitamin B-12 loss, white hair or memory loss. Difficulty remembering things and concentrating is often due to anxiety and or depression. Depending on your age other causes are possible. An online consultation with a Health Tap physician may be helpful if you have additional questions. The following website may or not be pertinent > http://bit.ly/1JOcB1k ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Early white hair is: related to genetic predisposition. Age of initial graying is largely a matter of genetics. However stressors: nutritional deficiencies, chemotherapy, traumatic head injuries, low vitamin B levels, zinc deficiency, severe illness, surgery & marked emotional stress may impact earlier depigmentation in people who are already predisposed to gray hair. Aging is a significant factor. In general – ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
White / gray hair: First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role in early graying- we can't change our genetics. To reduce risks of early graying & hair loss: 1. Don't Smoke. 2. Correct Zinc, Vit B or other nutritional deficiencies. Vegans are at risk for Vit B12 deficiencies. 3. Ensure that your thyroid is healthy. 4. Diets> Eggs are rich in biotin. Dark greens are high in Vit A & C. Omega 3 fatty ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I m 25 yo male and I m getting white hairs on head. Can it be side effects of antibiotic? How can we stop to get white hairs?
How do I get rid of white hairs that are growing on head rapidly. I'm 25 years old male. Why I am getting white hair in this early age? Pls. help.
Some things: There are a few reported readily reversible causes like B12 deficiency and thyroid disease that can be readily tested for. There are some other less common causes like pigment diseases(think vitiligo), but again, these are rare. It's more likely that this is genetic. But you can do some things to help avoid worsening things, like avoid smoking and harsh chemical hair products. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get white hairs on head as a side effects of antibiotics took for treating prostatitis and UTIs?
Early white hairs: If your parents have history of premature grey hair, then you got it genetically. You have dna from them which stops melanin to give color. The other causes are thyroid, B12 deficiency, harsh coloring chemicals use, ;malnutrition. Please see your doctor. Only way to stop is to treat the cause. Please see your doctor to find out correctable cause.Thanks. ...Read more