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RITUAL : Grey hair, do care

Sep 22, 2018 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

On the eve of his 2017 departure from the White House, former U.S. president Barack Obama made light of his hair colour, which had become substantially greyer since he was sworn into office in 2009. One of the many visible side effects of getting older is an increase of grey follicles. To debonair types such as Obama, these silver strands may be a welcome addition. But for many, spotting them in the mirror is a personal reminder that age isn't always just a number.

I fall into the latter c...