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The New York Times published a fawning puff piece about men dyeing their hair grey, but, as with most of their trend items about men’s lifestyle, the news is not so new to women. READ MORE »


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A new product on the market promises to”cure” your gray hair. Does anyone else find that totally freaky? Or am I just being a hypocrite?

After all, as the press release for “Go Away Gray” (which costs $29.99 for a month’s supply and can be purchased online) so sagely tells us, “Going gray… READ MORE »


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I thought the breakout all over my face would be enough to ruin my day as I glared at myself in the mirror this morning. I was highly mistaken: while brushing my teeth, I saw something white flickering within my hairline. That’s when my toothpaste started to dribble down my chin, my mouth wide open in… READ MORE »


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Maybe another reason to dread that first gray hair: A 52-year-old former real estate branch manager says she was fired because she wouldn’t dye her hair. She claims her boss ordered her to hide her gray hair and wear “younger fancy suits” when the branch moved to an upscale area. When she refused, she says… READ MORE »


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The stress of being the most powerful leader in the Western world while attempting to rescue a fledgling economy, help millions of Americans who are out of work and end international conflict has to manifest somewhere.

For President Barack Obama — like so many of his White House predecessors — the job’s stresses have… READ MORE »


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I know a woman who has tried to cover her gray hairs by coloring them, but at-home kits, no matter what the box says, really suck at covering gray hairs. So she’s tried, at different times, blending the gray hair with both light and dark hair. It hasn’t worked. But I say she should embrace… READ MORE »


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We’re kind of obsessed with U.K. news source The Daily Mail, but, turns out, even their classy, crackerjack team of the world’s top investigative journalists get their facts wrong every now and then. Take this headline on today’s paper: “Hair dye disaster for Kate Moss as she reveals greying locks at handbag launch!” Shocking indeed! READ MORE »


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Everybody told me my premature gray hairs were due to stress or genes. Some of that is probably true. My mom is completely gray and my boyfriend has contributed to at least seven of my silver-colored strands. But there’s a more scientific explanation for going gray. Researchers have discovered that gray hairs occur because of… READ MORE »


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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… READ MORE »


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Gap is selling cute argyle bikes for the holidays, and we want one. [Racked]
Barack Obama’s barber says the President-elect has not gotten any grayer over the course of the last couple years. Even if it has, he still looks debonair. [Us Magazine] … READ MORE »


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Next week, the Finnish Parliament will discuss whether to grant working adults one week of “love leave” a year. This proposal is aimed at helping to reduce the number of divorces (half of all Finnish marriages end in divorce — like the U.S.!) and the number of people suffering from depression. Research there has shown… READ MORE »