I just have too many memories of Mom taking me to 1980s haircutters and me coming outta there looking like a Washington Wife. Big blow-dried helmet. Nobody knows how to cut curly hair, and they always give you their vision of what they would wear if they had to cope with it. Fuck that. Read more
You’re lucky to have gotten a good silver! My grey is just “transparent”... It’s not silver, pewter, steel, or aluminum, it’s more like fishing-line. The upshot of this is i can put in any semipermanent neon rainbow hairdye I want and it looks great. Maybe in a few years it’ll settle into pewter or something more… Read more
Yeah, it sounds like choosing & using a stylist is, like, a choice that carries massive social weight & responsibilities, and you have to constantly cultivate the stylist as well as the other customers, and get used to sharing your entire life with them. That sounds like waaaaay too much effort for me. I just need… Read more
The cost of men’s haircuts has stayed flat, along with wages. By contrast, the cost of women’s haircuts has kept pace with the steadily rising cost of living.
Put him out of our misery!
Yep-- even longer, like paleo time. They’re Natural Enemies, doncha know.
WHAT war on women, right? Lol.
Lol I’m an engineer, which makes me eternally thankful I don’t have to face public customers or anyone who gives a crap about my hair or has power over it (but let’s *tawk* about male-dominated). This is why I was shocked by that price, btw.; I haven’t been in a salon since 1989! Read more