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What Sitting in a Salon Chair Teaches You About Life

Unwritten | Posted 12.11.2014 | College
Unwritten

As you sit in the salon chair with the picture that took you weeks to pick out, repeatedly telling the hairdresser exactly what you like about this haircut, you realize that you are seconds away from either the best or worst decisions you may ever make.

Shaggy Hair Studio: One of the Best in NYC

Loren Brill | Posted 12.03.2014 | New York
Loren Brill

I've jumped around a lot from salon to salon in NYC --from super expensive to fairly cheap -- and only rarely being blown a way (pun intended) with my experience. As a busy New Yorker, (aren't we all?) I am always looking for a stylist who won't break the bank.

When Going For The Chop Means So Much More Than Just Changing Your Look

Jamie Feldman | Posted 10.21.2014 | Style
Jamie Feldman

"Which pizza topping do you want?" is a question I've asked my Nana plenty of times. As a kid, Saturdays meant one thing: a trip to the mall in Fort L...

I'm Gonna Cut That Man Right Out Of My Hair

Carolyn Edgar | Posted 10.07.2014 | Black Voices
Carolyn Edgar

I've been inspired to do some things as of late that require courage. So I cut off all my hair.

There's Still Time To Get The Summer Hairstyle You've Put Off

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 08.02.2014 | Style

You've been talking about celebrating summer with a cool, breezy 'do for a while now, but it's suddenly August and you're still stuck in your winter h...

A Gift of Grief: One Important Way of Loving for Valentine's Day

Carol Smaldino | Posted 04.05.2014 | Impact
Carol Smaldino

So I'm sharing the sentiment that allowing for grief, sadness, space, dignity -- is part of loving. What's more, if we opt for this definition, many more of us will have a Valentine -- ourselves.

My Crazy, Complicated High School Friendships

Morgan Hegarty | Posted 02.16.2014 | Teen
Morgan Hegarty

Sometimes cutting our hair helps us grow more wise, more mature. We discover that growing our hair could have been what was holding us back, what was keeping us from moving on from the bad in our lives. We truly are hiding behind our hair.

Here's The Haircut All Men Should Get

Dana Cristina Straut | Posted 01.25.2014 | Style
Dana Cristina Straut

Trust us. The Undercut is the shit. This is what we wish all our boyfriends looked like, and we know you can pull it off.

All About August

Yves Durif | Posted 10.12.2013 | Style
Yves Durif

For many, August feels like the month of last hurrahs -- squeezing in a few more barbecues, beaches, and weekend getaways before Labor Day and that old "Back to School" mentality sneak in to end our summer fun.

The Bad Haircut Blues

Roz Warren | Posted 09.02.2013 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Having a bad haircut has given me new insight into the people in my life. Some, I've learned, are blunt but honest: "Holy sh*t! What happened to you?" Others are considerate, bold-faced liars: "Great haircut! You look terrific!" The rest fall somewhere in between.

What I Learned When My Daughter Cut Her Own Bangs

Mary Lauren Weimer | Posted 03.10.2013 | Parents
Mary Lauren Weimer

Seeing my own issues reflected in my daughter's eyes threw me for an emotional loop.

A-List Your Haircut

Janet Zeitoun | Posted 02.02.2013 | Style
Janet Zeitoun

An A-list haircut isn't just spotted on the red carpet or in the green room, and it doesn't require a backstage pass to have one. It's about making the right choices towards that big move.

WATCH: One Way To Repair Chemically Relaxed (And Damaged) Hair

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 11.01.2012 | Style

For many African-American women, chemical hair relaxers can be both a blessing and a curse. The ease these straightening products provide help to save...

Is Miley's Haircut Still A Hit?

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.11.2012 | Celebrity

Miley Cyrus keeps pumping up the attitude with her new haircut, a close cropped, asymmetrical style she first debuted on Twitter in August. She pa...

The Haircut That I Got At 16 Is Perfect For Me... 17 Years Later

Elizabeth Dosoretz | Posted 11.25.2012 | Style
Elizabeth Dosoretz

In a bold move to declare myself a risk-taker and a free thinker, I found myself at a corner beauty salon which welcomed walk-ins. I sat with a random stylist who had a seat open and asked that he cut my long, blonde hair. Seventeen years later, I still have a slightly different style of that same summer haircut.

I Had To One-Up Miley...

Raydene Salinas | Posted 11.18.2012 | Style
Raydene Salinas

I have an undercut that I can sweep to the side, pull back or tease into a pompadour. It attracts a lot of attention, both positive and, on occasion, ...

WATCH: Romney & Obama Share A Haircut Moment

Posted 09.13.2012 | Comedy

Who knew Romney and Obama share a barber? Just kidding, they don't really. But these two impersonators of the presidential candidates (neither of w...

Meet NASA's Viral Mohawk Guy, Bobak Ferdowsi (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.06.2012 | Technology
Shira Lazar

I caught up with Bobak to learn more about his rise to online stardom, his eccentric hairstyles, and, of course, what it takes to land on Mars.

LOOK: Selena Gomez: Bangs Or No Bangs?

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.30.2012 | Latino Voices

Selena Gomez has a bangin' new haircut (pun intended)! On Saturday, the teen superstar posted a photo of her new do on her Twitter page with the c...

PHOTOS: Alicia Keys Chops Off Her Hair

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Black Voices

Alicia Keys is one of our favorite Instagramers for good reason. The Grammy Award-winning singer used her social media account on Thursday to debu...

A Journey in Time at a New Jersey Barber Shop

Tom Davis | Posted 06.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Tom Davis

A town can change the width of its streets, the landscape of its parks and downtowns. But there's always a place that keeps time where it was when things were simpler.

Hair Salon Etiquette 101

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 06.03.2012 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

How much should I tip the shampoo person? Is it okay to eat while having my hair done? Good questions! If you ever feel unsure about salon etiquette, simply ask!

WATCH: David Archuleta Cuts His Hair for Mormon Mission

Posted 03.27.2012 | Latino Voices

It’s been a little over three months since David Archuleta surprised his fans with the announcement that he was putting his music career on hold to ...

Penny Gives Sheldon A Haircut On 'The Big Bang Theory'

Posted 04.24.2012 | TV

With his regular barber in a coma in the hospital, Sheldon's entire world was on the verge of collapse on "The Big Bang Theory" (Thu., 8 p.m. EST on C...

The EU 'Rescue Fund' -- Part Of The Problem, Not The Solution

Gemma Godfrey | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Gemma Godfrey

There is still much to be decided before EU leaders can claim to have provided a comprehensive and credible plan to end the sovereign debt crisis.