Science Confirms: Stress Causes Premature Hair Greying

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However, it is yet to be determined if exactly the same mechanism causes premature aging because grey hair is associated with age. The research has widened the scope for future research and developing anti-greying therapies.

“It could take years of hard work to develop a safe and effective treatment to stop greying hair,”  Hsu said. a stem cell biologist at Harvard University.  

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Since it’s crystal clear that stress is making hair go grey, it’s time to take action. Stop worrying and start living. Let’s start the conversation in the comments. Share with us how you’re going to beat the stress. Source:

  1. Clark, S.A. and Deppmann, C.D., 2020. How the stress of fight or flight turns hair white.
  2. Zhang, B., Ma, S., Rachmin, I., He, M., Baral, P., Choi, S., Gonçalves, W.A., Shwartz, Y., Fast, E.M., Su, Y. and Zon, L.I., 2020. Hyperactivation of sympathetic nerves drives depletion of melanocyte stem cells. Nature, 577(7792), pp.676-681.

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