Assuming white hair is not always an easy task, especially when you are a woman. Surprisingly, if the effect of “pepper and salt” is appreciated in men, even useful in terms of seduction, For women, it’s an entirely different story. ! And for good reason, white-haired women have always been seen as neglectful or even worse.
In this society where Prejudice about appearance is stubbornSo stopping coloring is almost a political act. But for some women, it becomes obvious or has always been.
Veronique’s white hair began to appear around the age of 40. Northern was already coloring in her youth. So it’s totally normal that she kept doing it, but more and more in order to hide her gray locks. Twenty years later, it’s over, I decided it Stop it all to wear her natural hair.
“My last color, I did for my daughter’s wedding in the spring of 2019. My son’s wedding was scheduled for the following year, I wanted to let my hair grow out, and I was waiting to get my color back…Finally, this little iris is a wicked mixture, I’m used to it And my loved ones apparently!So I decided not to do coloring for the occasion and haven’t done so since. Feels good, I suppose without complication, especially since I’ve never really felt comfortable with these chemical active ingredients. My hair is less damaged than before and softer. I don’t know if the mentalities have changed, towards gray-haired women, it’s also a matter of fashion… but Women assume better and better and return to normal. “
Collette and Nicole will turn 73 in July. They are twin sisters and both have never wanted to color.
“To avoid damaging my hair I preferred not to use chemicals. In addition, coloring requires regular and expensive care, “says Colette, who has had gray hair for a good ten years. For Nicole, it’s another story, she started seeing her hair turning white at the age of 40, but she loved it.”It was balanced. I’m often asked if I do streak,” she says. The septuagenarian admitted that she tried coloring once, but “turned completely up to the summer sun, and I told myself never again!”
“There are enough beautiful hairstyles to keep them naturally charming”
The two sisters claim that they never heard a second thought about their choice. “I think society has come to realize that life goes on and that aging is not a defect in and of itself,” Colette says. According to Nicole, it’s all about taste: “I am against the fact of “cheating” in his body and in his age. You have to organize yourself to age well. I find long hair white or graying to be graceful and old, but there are enough beautiful short or relatively short haircuts.
It keeps its charm naturally. “
Florence stopped coloring at age 50 when she was doing it twenty years ago to hide her white hair. Eight years later, she is still convinced she made the right decision.
“We want to be in a mold so we don’t get noticed”
I stopped coloring I get my natural color back because I can’t stand the chemicals. “Today the mother of the family feels better and believes that”It’s normal to get oldFor her, it is not the gaze of others that is the problem, but rather what one holds for oneself. “We want to be molded so that we do not notice … but The day I decided to keep my hair white, no one commented on me. “