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9 Weird Things That Can Cause You To Get Grey Hair

Many of us dread going grey, while some enjoy the ‘distinguished’ salt and pepper look, but what’s going on behind those white hairs, and why do we get them?

Age

The most decisive factor when it comes to grey hair is, of course, age. As a general rule, 50% of the population will be 50% grey by the time they’re 50, as the body slows production of melanin, which gives hair its pigmentation.

 

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