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Doctor insights on: Hair Turning Gray At Young Age

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My age is 21 (male).I started getting gray hairs at very young age. It seems to have slowed down but how do I prevent this?

My age is 21 (male).I started getting gray hairs at very young age. It seems to have slowed down but how do I prevent this?

Graying of 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 more

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Hallo doc, what causes gray hair grows at a young age?

Hallo doc, what causes gray hair grows at a young age?

Graying of 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 more

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How to reduce/prevent balding/gray hairs at a young age? I have very little but is there a way to help stop it? Male in the 20's.

How to reduce/prevent balding/gray hairs at a young age? I have very little but is there a way to help stop it? Male in the 20's.

No and Yes: Common offenders are your genes (Family history), Hormonal changes, Medical conditions, or Medications. If it is related to last three, its possible to reverse. ...Read more

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Male 24. My hairs getting grey from last 2 years, how can I stop it and get black colour back? No one in my family got hair grey in young age

Male 24. My hairs getting grey from last 2 years, how can I stop it and get black colour back? No one in my family got hair grey in young age

Nobody knows: Nobody knows how to stop hair from greying. Early greying may be hereditary, in which case a guy would have brothers, uncles, or a father 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

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Why is my facial hair turning gray at the age of 25?

Why is my facial hair turning gray at the age of 25?

Genetic: Some patients have inherited this problem. It runs in there family tree. See if you have other relatives who have this same problem. ...Read more

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How Shall I avoid the graying of my hair. My age being 19 year's, Why am I experiencing such a problem?

Genetics: Hair color in men and women is genetically determined and you have the "gray card"- otherwise known as premature graying. Not much you can do, nor is it anything to worry about. Welcome to adulthood. It can always be colored safely. ...Read more

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My hair is gray faster from 8 yaer my age 32 yaer?

My hair is gray faster from 8 yaer my age 32 yaer?

Genetics: It depends upon the genetics of your parents. If they greyed early, so will you. There's always hair dye. ...Read more

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What things cause hair whitening or graying, besides age?

What things cause hair whitening or graying, besides age?

Graying of 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 more

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My hairs have started graying. My age right now is 25 years only. How to stop this graying of hairs?

No way: If I had the answer to this question - I could stop working. Gray hair is usually hereditary. There is no way to stop graying hair. You might want to start coloring your hair if it bothers you. ...Read more

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Why do I have gray facial hair at the age of 25?

Why do I have gray facial hair at the age of 25?

Genetic related: Greyness on any part of the body just signifies the loss of pigmintation to your hair that occurs with age. This is a normal process and of no concern. More people your age have this than you realize and even occurs among women. ...Read more

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Please tell me what things cause hair whitening or graying before age?

Please tell me what things cause hair whitening or graying before age?

Graying of 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 more

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Should I be concerned if my age is 21 (male).I started getting gray hairs at very minir extent. How to prevent?

Should I be concerned if my age is 21 (male).I started getting gray hairs at very minir extent. How to prevent?

Gray hair: First thing to know is that genetics plays the biggest role - 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 acids can be > ...Read more

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My age is 25 and I have problem of premature graying of hair. Nearly 50% is now gray. Is there any way to control this or restore natural color?

My age is 25 and I have problem of premature graying of hair. Nearly 50% is now gray. Is there any way to control this or restore natural color?

Graying of 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 more

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At what age does gray hair typically appear?

At what age does gray hair typically appear?

Mid thirties: There is no set age. We have seen individules in twenties with grey hair. ...Read more

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What is the cause of gray hair in young people?

Graying of 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 more

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Why do some people who are young get gray hair?

Why do some people who are young get gray hair?

Different heredity: Hair greyness is a bell shaped curve distribution and some are on the early side of this curve and get grey hair at a young age. It is not due to diet or lifestyle. ...Read more

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What can cause a young person to have gray hair?

What can cause a young person to have gray hair?

Genetics: Our hair is generally preprogrammed by our genes to stop making pigment that gives it color. Rarely, a medical illness, stressors or medical treatments, like chemotherapy, can change our hair color or cause a lack of color (white or gray). Ask older relatives when they saw their first gray hair. ...Read more

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What is the youngest age for you to start getting gray hair?

No telling: Genetics plays crucial role in that. Grey hair has been reported in small kids, and some are born with streaks of it, so it's hard to tell when you're going to get your first one. ...Read more

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I know people that are young who have gray hair. How can that happen?

Grey hair: It is often hereditary. The pigmented cells, melanocytes, stop producing pigment and the hair turns grey. Less commonly, an illness or medication can change hair a different color or grey. ...Read more

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Hi I have gray hair on my head and it is constantly increasing what should I do to stop it. My age is 22 and I am a boy.

Hi I have gray hair on my head and it is constantly increasing what should I do to stop it. My age is 22 and I am a boy.

Not much you can do: You can except it as part of your uniqueness or dye your hair. The best prediction of how soon your hair will gray, and how much grey hair you will have in at a given age is your parents' hair. Although largely determined by hereditary although environmental factors do contribute to graying hair. Because stress is a proposed contributor, try relaxation techniques and stress reduction. ...Read more

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At what age is normal for gray hair to appear on chest and other parts of the body?

Rarely in teens: This probably starts most commonly in the 40's but can start at quite a young age in some individuals. Sometimes there is a family tendency for early graying. ...Read more