Throughout history haircuts have always been a way to show power, style and social positions or religious beliefs. I think most of us will think about Hitler, with his mustache and haircut, but we have a lot more historic examples like the Beatles or Bob Marley.
Also, haircuts were (and are) a distinctive fashion trend for both men and women. Usually men's hair is shorter and women's is longer but the 1920s and 1960s were decades defined by women social and cultural rebellion and they tried to show their style through short and menlish haircuts.
First known hairstyles
The oldest known reproduction of hair braiding lies back about 30,000 years: the Venus of Willendorf, a female figurine from the Paleolithic, estimated to have been made between about 28,000 and 25,000 BCE. The Venus of Brassempouy counts about 25,000 years old and indisputably shows hairstyling.
Women hairstyle through the ages in 4 minutes
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Over One's Head Art!
Hairstyles in Football (Soccer)
Soccer players are known to wear some crazy and awesome hairstyles. With so many different countries, cultures, and personalities, you get some really amazing hairstyles out on the field.The hairdos of the football/soccer idols are being copied and styled by numerous fans.
It is not uncommon to see men lose hair fast at a young age. It may cause stress and lead to think how to remedy the situation. Some choose to have a completely bald head, shaving it, but others try to overcome the problem with different hairstyles or even wearing wigs. Historically, the male wig was pioneered by King Louis XIII of France (1601–1643) in 1624 when he had prematurely begun to bald.
Funny Hair memes and fail pics
Hair jokes and sayings
# There are three ways a man wears his hair - parted- unparted or departed
# What do you get if you cross a hairdresser and a bucket of cement ?
# What should you buy if your hair falls out ?
A good vacuum cleaner
# Customer: Why doesn't my hairline look good?
Barber: It's on the same old head.
# Barber: Your hair is getting grey, Sir.
Customer: I'm not surprised - hurry up, will you
# Why do barbers make good drivers?
Because they know all the short cuts
# Donald Trump has a great campaign slogan: “A complex world demands complex hair.”
# Donald Trump announces this morning that he will run for president. His hair will announce on Friday.
# If Trump does become president, I hope he puts a wig on his plane and calls it Hair Force One.
Haircut in space
History of hair
- Eponymous hairstyle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An eponymous hairstyle is a particular hairstyle that has become fashionable during a certain period of time through its association with a prominent individual.
- The history of hair and hairstyles through the ages
The history of hair, hair styles through the ages. Eygptian, Grecian, Roman, Eastern, Chinese, Japanese, African, American and middle age western hairstyles
- Hairstyles of the Dictators
Have you ever noticed how dictators have very distinctive hairstyles? What can this mean...an extensive of ego perhaps? A desire to be noticed or different? Is there a kind of Sampson-like power there?
- Hairstyle: the Story Behind the Beatles Mop Top Haircut
Since I'm a Beatles fan, it makes sense for me to write on the hair style that still gets associated with them. The mop top hairstyle gets its name because it reminded the older generation of a wet mop. For me, I associate the mop with Raggedy Ann...
Cool Halloween Hairstyles!
For those special days at the salon.
Odd, odd, odd..
- Believe It or Not! My Art’s in Ripley’s! - Ripley's Blog
Would you believe me if I told you my artwork is on display at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! museum on Times Square, NYC?
Miracle barber shop
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