You’ll Never Guess the Age That Eva Longoria Suddenly Got a “Full Head of Gray Hair”

By ·
You’ll Never Guess the Age That Eva Longoria Suddenly Got a “Full Head of Gray Hair” featured image

For most of us, it’s easy to remember the day we spotted our first gray hair. Once you hit your mid-30s, you probably only noticed a tiny gathering of grays along your hairline, indicating that you still have a long road before becoming completely salt-and-pepper. However, while that may describe most people’s experience with going gray, it’s certainly not the case for everyone—celebrities included. 

Actress Eva Longoria recently opened up to Us Magazine’s Stylecrush Q&A and revealed that she went gray by 18 years old. “Oh, gosh. I’ve had a full head of gray hair, since I was, like, 18,” she said.

Unsure how to handle the grays and desperate to cover up her silver roots in between color services, Longoria turned to makeup for a quick fix. “[To cover my roots] I used to use those mascaras, and it would leave your hair sticky. Then I would use my black eye shadow, and it would come off when the wind blows.”

Now, Longoria, 41, swears by a much more reliable technique for covering up grays: “This root cover-up [by L’Oréal—Longoria is a spokesmodel for the brand] allows that [fix] because it’s a spray, and it sprays out like a powder, almost like a dry shampoo. It’s not sticky, it’s not wet, it’s not residue-y,” she explains. “It washes out when you wash your hair. But it’s great; it has a lot of coverage.”

Luckily for Longoria (and the rest of us who struggle keeping up with dye jobs), the L’Oréal Root Cover Up Temporary Gray Concealer Spray is only $11 and is available at all drugstores, making it easily accessible for anyone who’s having a premature graying moment just like Longoria.

You May Also Like: Eva Longoria Shares Video of Painful Treatment That Makes Her Look “20 Years Younger”

Related Posts

Find a Doctor

Find a NewBeauty "Top Beauty Doctor" Near you

Give the Gift of Luxury

NewBeauty uses cookies for various reasons, including to analyze and improve its content and advertising. Please review our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for more about how we use this data. By continuing to use this site, you agree to these policies.