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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Gray Hair (Definition)

Gray or silver hair may occur during the aging process. There is usually less pigment in ...Read more


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If we pluck the White hair in our head.....it will go more white hair or it's good ? Then what we can do to readuce the white hair ?

If we pluck the White hair in our head.....it will go more white hair or it's good ? Then what we can do to readuce the white hair ?

Dye: Plucking grey/white will neither increase nor decrease those. The only practical solution is to dye your hair, if you are bothered by the white hair. I would recommend leaving things alone. Dying your hair for the rest of your life may not be what you wish to get into at your age. ...Read more

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Hi I discovered about 5 grey hairs in my head, I'm 19. My parents did not grey early. Does this mean I have white hair by 20s. Does stress cause this?

Hi I discovered about 5 grey hairs in my head, I'm 19. My parents did not grey early. Does this mean I have white hair by 20s. Does stress cause this?

Pre-mature graying: It is believed that hair turning white is caused by the production of hydrogen peroxide in the hair follicle. While stress can do many many things, there has been no direct linkage that I know of correlating one with the other. ...Read more

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Long white hair just above eyebrow? I am 19 what on earth is this?

Long white hair just above eyebrow? I am 19 what on earth is this?

It could be Poliosis: There is a condition called poliosis where a patch of white hair hair or a streak of white occurs. Some people are born with a congenital lack of pigment in a patch of hair follicle. ...Read more

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Why do children grow white hair on their eyebrows ?

Why do children grow white hair on their eyebrows ?

Not common: As far as I have known and seen this is not as common as you are mentioning. But wait till other doctors respond too. Discuss it with your pediatrician. ...Read more

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There's a part of my forehead that lose pigment along with my eyebrow and lash on that side including a few strands of white hair on head.

There's a part of my forehead that lose pigment along with my eyebrow and lash on that side including a few strands of white hair on head.

PIGMENT LOSS: HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON? THIS MIGHT BE WHAT IS CALLED THE VOGT-KOYANAGI-HARADA SYNDROME. YOU SHOULD SEE A DERMATOLOGIST AND, POSSIBLY, AN EYE DOCTOR. DO NOT WAIT . . . ...Read more

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I have white hair growth all over my head about 20% and im 21 years old?

I have white hair growth all over my  head about 20% and im 21 years old?

What's your question: We don't control hair color, texture, distribution etc. Some lose Not everyone goes bald but some do much earlier than others. Not everyone develops white hair but some do earlier than others. Same goes for distribution, etc. While stress might temporarily lead to hair loss, it won't be a permanent issue. Change in hair color tends to be permanent. Very few metabolic issues affect hair like diabet ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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White Hair (Definition)

Hair is an outgrowth of the epidermis that is made of keratin. ...Read more