Katie Byrne Email. You may have noticed that the buzz cut is having a moment, with the likes of Cara Delevingne, Kristen Stewart and Katy Perry chopping off their locks in favour of no-nonsense, close-cropped styles. You may also have noticed think-pieces trying to understand what this new trend means because when a beautiful woman chops off her locks, it has to be meaningful. Delevingne and Stewart, it should be noted, shaved their hair off for film roles, but that hasn't stopped cultural commentators from examining their new hair styles with a fine-tooth comb, attributing the trend to a new wave of Riot Grrrl feminism, the rise of gender-fluidity, and whatever you're having yourself.
Why do we have to jump to conclusions when a woman shaves her head?
Why do we have to jump to conclusions when a woman shaves her head? - hannoufmediagroup.com
A woman being shaved by civilians to publicly mark her as a collaborator, French women who befriended the Nazis, through coerced, forced, or voluntary relationships, were singled out for shameful retribution following the liberation of France. The woman photographed here, believed to have been a prostitute who serviced German occupiers, is having her head shaved by French civilians to publicly mark her. This picture was taken in Montelimar, France, August 29, At the end of World War II, many French people accused of collaboration with Germany endured a particularly humiliating act of revenge: their heads were shaved in public. Nearly all those punished were women.
Woman who shaved her head due to trichotillomania becomes stylist to help others
Sometimes a hashtag sums it up perfectly. A phrase topped the quartet: "The future is female, and it doesn't have time for styling products. The message is clear.
If you are reading this, you are considering shaving your head. Congratulations and welcome to the coven. Everyone has different reasons for wanting to buzz it all off. For me, I wanted a fresh start after gradually and accidentally making my undercut so drastic it was inevitable I would have to restart my hair growth all over if I wanted it to grow out in a non-bizarro way. I shaved my head by myself in my bathroom on a regular weekday morning, and it felt like a great start to an otherwise ordinary week.