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Hairstyles

From mohawk haircuts and beach waves to different hair colors and pixie cuts, the seasonal trends and current hairstyles featured in this section will help you stay on the cutting edge. See celebrity styles straight off the red carpet, or look back at some of the hairstyles through history to get inspiration for your next haircut. If you have a special occasion coming up, Prom Hairstyles and Wedding Hairstyles can help guide your style whether you want a glamorous blow out or a classy up-do.

Napoleon’s Hair Helps to Solve Mystery

As we all know, hair has many uses other than its everyday use on the top of our heads. One of the strangest, however, is the use of hair in toxicology. According to Kathy Steck-Flynn in an article for crimeandclues.com, unless hair is burned or treated with either acid or alkali, hair will remain as…

The NBA Playoffs Whacky Hairdo’s

This year has been one of the most exciting and riveting NBA playoffs in recent history. I find myself watching nearly every game and marveling at how the best players in the world come together to form the beautiful chemistry of a team. The players display incredible athleticism which has made all them millionaires. And, along with…

Hair in History (Part 1)

Hair styles, of course, have changed dramatically throughout history and from one civilization to the next. Let’s take a quick look back at changing hair styles throughout the ages. In the heat of ancient Egypt, noblemen and women often clipped their hair close to the head. But for ceremonial occasions, heavy, curly black wigs were…

Hair in History (Part 2)

In Part 1 of “Hair in History,” we looked at the hair styles in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. Now, let’s head to the Far East to see what was fashionable back in the day. In the Muslim community, hair was traditionally concealed from the public. Men wore a turban or fez and women’s hair…

A Comb or a Magic Wand? You decide.

To my surprise my normal day in the salon, well it won’t be so normal today. My repeat client, “Susan,” is on the books and to me that means one thing–a lot of work because and, let’s face it, Susan wants a “Madonna Fifth Avenue Look”, with little to no at home maintenance whatsoever. I…

Best Hair in a Supporting Role

Remember the last time you saw a movie and the actors’ hair stole the show? Well, we always notice the do’s (and don’ts). Following are a few of our favorites, what’s yours? 1) Walk the Line–Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon as June Carter Cash sporting a new, fabulous look in every scene. 2) 10–Bo Derek with cornrows,…

Super Bowl Hair

In just a few days, Super Bowl XLV will be contested between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers. An undeniable part of this year’s championship game, is the length of hair being sported by many of the participants. Steeler and Head & Shoulders pitchman Troy Polamalu leads all candidates with his abundant curly locks which…

Hair Quotes

Hair today, gone tomorrow. Following are a few quotes from famous people regarding hair. Do you have one to share? My real hair color is kind of a dark blonde. Now I just have mood hair. –Julia Roberts I don’t consider myself bald, I’m just taller than my hair. –Lucius Annaeus Seneca When red-haired people…

Holiday Hair Styling

If you’re going to be preparing a holiday meal you will probably be working in the kitchen all day. If there will only be a short period of time between cooking and guests arriving, it may be wise to fashion the hair in an up-do or another style that will stay out of the way…

The Gerber Baby Redux

I have an adorable seven-month old grandson named Oscar who sports an “old fashion baby curl.” While out and about in the world, many senior citizens comment how cute he is and that he “looks just like the Gerber Baby”. But then people in the 20-something range always say, “How cute, I love his Mohawk”. LOL I…