In Elle this month a woman writes about how cutting her hair short dramatically changed her dating life.
Leggings, oversized sweaters, high waists, even pleats have found their way back into our closets as refreshingly updated takes on classic 1980s styles. Now, hold onto your hats -- or your hair, rather. There's a big, bad '80s hairstyle making a comeback across the pond. It's not the mullet but the perm. And, as style tends to travel West, that means the chemically curled mop just might be landing on our doorsteps very soon. A London Daily Mail reporter is fingering BBC police drama "Ashes To Ashes" for breathing new life into the otherwise dormant processing treatment. The main character, a female detective, travels through time back to 1981 after being shot in 2008. With the show named after a 1980 Bowie song, it's no surprise that the detective, pictured here, rocks the iconic 'do.
Hair care may not be at the top of your guy's style agenda, but with a little help he can have GQ-worthy locks—and learn to love them. "Poor guys. Growing up, they never spent entire evenings in hot rollers, never savored the sizzle of the straightening iron, never left a slumber party with a head covered in braids. It was unacceptable for a dude to keep eight shampoos on the edge of the tub. With celebrity role models running from Whitesnake to Billy Idol, where were they supposed to get the good-hair gospel? Bless them and their multitude of hair sins—they just want to look good, and we want to help. Here, New York's top experts offer some tactical advice."