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Have You Found Your First Gray Hair Yet?

I found my first gray at the age of 24. It was pretty exciting, so much so that I snipped it and saved it in my journal. (Dorky, I know.) So far, there haven't been too many more grays, but I don't think about it much one way or the other. Have you found your first gray yet? And if so, what was your reaction?


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itsrachel itsrachel 6 years
I JUST found my first grey hair. I'm only fifteen. I actually cried. Curse my dads side of the family.
radiofreejenn radiofreejenn 7 years
Yes I have! I found one 2 days after I turned 25- Now I have quite a few less than a year later!
starofsorrow starofsorrow 7 years
Found my first gray hair when I was about 12 or so. It kinda runs early in my fmaily on my father's side, so yeah. I'm 26 now, and I have like, 4 or 5 more strands by now. Hate it!
smilebig85 smilebig85 8 years
I had my first gray hair at 10 or 11 :(
NurseKimberly NurseKimberly 8 years
scorpiogroove scorpiogroove 8 years
i found a few grey hairs around 32...and recently at 37....i've discovered a whole bunch of silver hairs...i'm in the process of going from red back to my natural dark the silver will blend in nicely...i love my mom's grey hair!
scourtneyex scourtneyex 8 years
on my 30th birthday ,y sister came to visit me at work and pulled my very first grey hair out of my head. it was huge! i taped it up next to my computer moniter after taking a picture of it and blogging about it on my myspace. i've only found one more since
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 8 years
Yes, when I was a teenager.
BATFgirl BATFgirl 8 years
I found mine at 24 too!! I freaked out cuz it was so long and I never noticed it until I was drying my hair one day. It was kinda cool. I tried to save it to but since moving out of my apt, can't really figure out what i did with it!
French-Kiss French-Kiss 8 years
Nop, i'm only 17 . But a friend of mine is indian with dark black hair, and she has a lot of white hair, i mean she often has one, it's weird at 17 =/
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
in '08 I found my first gray hair and I refuse to pull it :)
Quirks4me Quirks4me 8 years
I personally haven't found one but the lady at the hair salon claims I have one grey hair. Meep. (I'm 22, almost 23). Getting old scares me.
Allytta Allytta 8 years
so here's a bunch of really young folks :) a lot in their 20's.
Allytta Allytta 8 years
i have been colouring my hair since i was 16 :) so, hard to tell...
Magenta1982 Magenta1982 8 years
Yes. I found my first gray hair at - i kid you not - 16. Since then about 15-20% of my hairs (brown) have been gray. And i am only 26! The gray hairs are thick and can be seen clearly because my other hairs are darker. :(
CCee CCee 8 years
I have about 6 near one temple... and when I have my hair in a ponytail you can really see them... so when I noticed about 6 monts ago, I got hairdye and now I dye it regularly. I don't think I'd think as much about it if I wasn't around people 6 to more years younger then me, I don't like being seen as the eldest, so I do everything in my power to stay as young as them ;)
dr3am0N dr3am0N 8 years
yuP, yuP, yuP.! About a few weeks ago my mother was trimming my ends... (21 btw) she saw two strands or gray hair. I freaked out. I kinda shed a tear... but I got over it. Never say never. haha...
margokhal margokhal 8 years
I found my first (and ONLY) gray hair at 21 - I'm 22 now. I'm pretty sure that it came from 8 years of stress from high school and college, lol. Except - try as I might, I *can't* pull it out. Like I physically can't. So that worries me. And it's in an awkward place on my head. Hope I don't get any more!
Beauty Beauty 8 years
Ooh, Autumns_Elegance, I *love* white eyelashes. I have two and they feel special to me.
snarkypants snarkypants 8 years
i'm 26 and i have one. i keep plucking it, it keeps growing back. good times.
Angelica Angelica 8 years
You saved it in your journal? That's priceless! I found mine reeeally early too. I think it has something to do with the fact that my hair is quite dark, so the gray is more noticeable.
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 8 years
Sometimes I get white eyelashes but thats about it. I'm 19 though and dye my hair, so I may find one when I redo my roots, or I may not.
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