Posts tagged "going gray"

Girl Talk: Why I Love My Gray Hair

My first gray hairs were cause for celebration. My mother, politically liberal, but parentally strict, had forbidden me from coloring my hair “until you start going gray.” So when, at 14, I was able to show her a few silver hairs buried in my thick black mop, I was overjoyed. And, God bless her, she…

By: Gillian Holmes / January 25, 2009

Quickies!: Your Cosmetics Could Contain Cow Dung

Mmmm. This beauty cream smells so good. Did you know it could contain cow dung or bull semen? [Shine]
Although more women are choosing to go gray, instead of dyeing their hair, they are still facing a double standard: Men with gray hair are considered distinguished, whereas graying women are considered de-sexualized or just plai…

By: Annika Harris / July 29, 2008