By Pamela Church Gibson
Not anything defines someone like their coiffure - and what a century it's been for hair! Bangs, bobs, buns, beehives and bouffants have vied with pixie cuts, pin curls, perms and pageboys for ascendancy in an ever-changing parade of girls seems and traits, and one of the males weve obvious Caesers, comb overs, ducktails, pretend hawks, flattops, quiffs and slick backs. From the Edwardian period during the seismic adjustments of the 20s and 60s, and together with each quirky twist hair historical past took on its technique to the flip of the millennium, this ebook is a lush visible survey of 100 years of hair types and the nice stylists of the century together with Jackie Kennedys stylist Mr. Kenneth and innovators like Vidal Sassoon.
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Extra resources for A Century of Hairstyles
Students and musicians did not have the tiresome dress codes of the average workplace to observe. Everyone in this picture (male or female) has longer hair, even if it is just a matter of heavier fringes and covered ears – a trend that would last well into the early 1970s. The word ‘unisex’ had entered the collective consciousness and soon ‘unisex salons’ would appear. These fans are in Hyde Park for the Stones’ famous ‘free concert’, where Mick Jagger released a crowd of white butterflies and recited a poem by Shelley in a tribute to Brian Jones.
Some left their hair relatively straight and cut heavy fringes, known to many Americans as ‘bangs’. ) Here Jane Wyman shows off this style – to those who adopted it, it seemed more youthful than perms and stiff waves. In the 1940s and 1950s, the most radical young women copied what later became known as the beatnik style that emerged in the cafés and jazz cellars of Paris and New York. French singer Juliette Gréco let her hair fall long and completely straight over her shoulders, with a heavy fringe.
Rachel had a memorable haircut – a choppy layered bob. This was created for Aniston by her long-term stylist Chris Macmillan and she kept the look for the first two seasons. Yet she disliked it and has frequently spoken of her misgivings about it. Nevertheless, viewers loved it and the ‘Rachel’ cut was the most sought-after style of the 1990s. Aniston speedily became and still remains an A-list celebrity: her shorter style was swiftly replaced by the long, straight glossy mane that seems to be an essential component of the contemporary celebrity look.
A Century of Hairstyles by Pamela Church Gibson