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  • I Chopped All My Hair Off, and Here Are 10 Reasons Why I Couldn’t Be Happier Over a year ago, a thought skipped through my mind: What if I chopped all my hair off? I consulted a few friends (and my therapist). All of them raised their hands in front of their faces and shook their heads with wide eyes. Don’t you dare! You will regret it. What are you going to ...
  • 3 Bullsh*t Reasons Why Women Are Taught To Not Cut Our Hair Short (And Why You Can Do It Anyway) I’d always had long hair. But more than having long hair, I had hair which, by our society’s beauty standards, was “beautiful” – long, silky, and straight. I had people, even complete strangers, compliment me on my locks.  Some people would even tell me how beautiful I was just because of it. I would nod, smile, and say ...
  • I Landed The Man Of My Dreams, All Because I Cut My Hair Short “What if we took it all off?” the Cash for Cuts stylist asked me. I had gone for a trim, and now was being asked to cut ten inches off my hair. Needless to say, it caught me by surprise. “Sure, let’s do it.” I agreed, quickly. Almost too quickly. I was in a funk. I ...
  • 10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Cutting Off All Of Your Hair Last week I cut off a foot of my hair. I had had the same style for pretty much five or six years – long, straight, just the tiniest bit of layers. Every time I got a haircut I would feel panicked even about getting a single inch cut off. For me, my hair was my ...
  • If You Want to, You Should Totally Chop Off All Your Hair Like many, I’ve got a Pinterest board dedicated to hair and hairstyles. Although I don’t personally have enough to braid, I pin braids and updos. I pin textures and colors I’ll never have.  And I totally get that Pinterest is a place for bookmarking things we actually want to try, and also things that we may ...
  • I Chopped Off All My Hair “You should do it. It’s just hair.” I met Beca at a friend’s birthday dinner and, on the walk back to the subway, I told her how much I admired her pixie cut. Her dark cropped hair was only an inch or two in length, even shorter than Mia Farrow’s hair in Rosemary’s Baby. I told Beca, ...
  • Should I Get a Pixie Cut Again? I used to have a pixie cut back in 2012, and I had it for around 3 years until I grew it out in 2015. At the moment it is shoulder-length, and I think I’m going to continue to grow it until it reaches the bottom of my ribcage (which may take a year or ...
  • Why I Got a Pixie Cut I’m definitely one of those people who are not afraid to change up their look. I’ve had my hair pretty much at every length and also dyed plenty of times since high school. If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook you already saw my latest haircut, but for the rest of you, this is ...
  • How a Pixie Cut changed My Life I chopped off all my hair during the summer after my 21st birthday. It was June, it was hot, and having to blow-dry my ultra long mane was making me sweat right out of the shower. Without much planning I drove to a mini mall near my school and told a random hairdresser to give ...
  • I Believe: The Power of the Pixie Cut I debated for a long time. I’d had a run in with the pixie cut in college: youthful, cheek-fat still intact, and it did not become me. Still, as I pored over photos of Mia Farrow and Michelle Williams I felt like this time, it would be different. I felt like this time maybe it ...
  • Before & After: My Brand New Pixie Cut! I DID IT! About three weeks ago, I shared that I planned to cut off all my long hair off when I was home in Washington for Thanksgiving. Yet while I knew I want to do a dramatic pixie cut, I hadn’t thought about the exact look I was going for or styling products I needed ...
  • What I Learned From Cutting My Hair Off Cutting off my super-long hair changed me — but not exactly in the ways I’d been expecting. Like a snake, my waist-length hair slid from my body as the hairstylist chopped it off. My reflection was no longer recognizable. I was elated. I was reborn. I decided to cut my hair because I thought it would lift my ...
  • Thinking of Chopping It Off? Do It! A fresh crop can be liberating and empowering. Are you considering a short haircut? Here’s what I have to say about that: Do it. I know it’s a big leap, and women are often scared of doing something drastic with their hair. But if you have that feeling inside that you might want a change, that you ...
  • The Pixie Haircut: Why I Let Go of My Very Long Hair So the question lately is why did I get a pixie haircut? Why did I trade my long hair for a pixie cut? Whatever was I thinking? Oh and just for clarity’s sake: I am not looking for crazy stuff that lasts 12 seconds, gives you a super fast rush, but could potentially kill you or ...
  • The Long and the Short of It I’m one blond pixie cut away from having dabbled in every hairstyle available to my fine, straight locks. I’ve been permed, foiled, redheaded and ombred. I’ve been bobbed, fringed, curled and straightened. I’ve had a mane to my middle and blunt cut at my chin. Though distinctive each time, these transformations have followed the same roller- coaster ...
  • Take a Short Step Are you contemplating a change of hairstyle, thinking of going from long to short? If so, you might have concerns, especially if you have never worn your hair short before. However, as you will see from the following information, there are numerous reasons to considering any number of short hair styles. The first thing is ...
  • Ready to Cut That Long Hair Short? You’ve finally decided that it’s time to cut that long hair short and debut a fierce short hair cut. What should you expect? Deciding to cut long hair short isn’t easy. Your hair is a big part of who you are and major change is scary. So what can you do to ease the fear ...
  • Pick Your Pixie Heads turned and cameras flashed when Harry Potter’s Emma Watson stepped onto the red carpet sans her familiar long, wavy hair. Her new short pixie cut sent a clear message: “Goodbye, Hermione — hello, world!” “The current celebrity trend is a shorter, cropped look reminiscent of Mia Farrow (Rosemary’s Baby era),” says Chad Taylor, co-owner of ...
  • Long to Short Makeovers Long to short hair makeovers can make a world of difference. Just imagine snipping off those lengthy locks in favor of a pixie ‘do or a trendy bob – the change is striking! It does take some confidence and bravery to alter a hairstyle so drastically, but the finished look can be fabulous. To Cut or ...
  • Going From Long to Short: A Haircut Interview Hair can play a big part in our identities. I know that for me personally, if my hair isn’t red (or, on occasion, purple) I do not feel right. As I have gotten older, my naturally red hair had faded a bit and become kind of ashy. Somehow though, I just do not feel like ...
  • Getting a New Look with Short Hair Victoria Beckham made waves in the press with her shaggy-angled bob that sparked a fashion trend. Getting bobbed is the latest thing, and many stars have shorn their long locks to feel the freedom of a short hair cut. With the popularity of short hairstyles, knowing some short hair tips can help you stay trendy ...
  • 7 Reasons to Cut Your Hair Short You’ve spent all that time growing your hair out, you’ve followed expert advice, and you finally made it to long hair heaven. But you have that itch. Is it time to go short? What’s really a good reason? The most convincing one we can think of is because you want to. But here are a ...
  • 5 Times to Change Up Your Hair Here are five times that you should consider great opportunities to change your hair. For A Special Occasion We work with a lot of ladies who want short hair, but are nervous about the change. We will ensure that your new short style will suit you and your life style. Take a look at some before and after photos ...
  • 11 Reasons To Get a Short Haircut Admit it, after years of being weighed down by your long mane of opulence you are flirting with the thought of getting a short haircut but you don’t have the courage yet? You are not sure if a short cut would look good on you and perhaps you are scared of a step this extreme ...
  • How Cutting My Hair Gave Me Confidence For me long hair was a shield, something I’d put between me and the rest of world. The first thing I did when I got home from my first semester of college was get a haircut. When the hairdresser put my waist length hair in a ponytail I started to feel nervous. What if I hated ...