hair style

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: style - the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)hair style - the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)
rat - a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure
hair - a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
beehive - a hairdo resembling a beehive
bouffant - a woman's hairstyle in which the hair gives a puffy appearance
haircut - the style in which hair has been cut
lock, ringlet, whorl, curl - a strand or cluster of hair
Afro, Afro hairdo - a rounded thickly curled hairdo
bang, fringe - a border of hair that is cut short and hangs across the forehead
bob - a hair style for women and children; a short haircut all around
wave - a hairdo that creates undulations in the hair
braid, plait, tress, twist - a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
chignon - a roll of hair worn at the nape of the neck
marcel - a hairdo characterized by deep regular waves that are made by a heated curling iron
pageboy - a smooth hair style with the ends of the hair curled inward
pompadour - a hair style in which the front hair is swept up from the forehead
ponytail - a hair style that draws the hair back so that it hangs down in back of the head like a pony's tail
roach - a roll of hair brushed back from the forehead
scalp lock - a long tuft of hair left on top of the shaven head
thatch - hair resembling thatched roofing material
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An afro hair style is sometimes referred to as a 'natural' ,but black natural hair can be worn in many other styles besides as a short 'fro'.
According to beauticians, Eid is a time when women of all ages come to beautify themselves with hair style, mehndi, nail art and make up to celebrate the festival.
I do not, however, agree with the insensitive comment in which you referred to the nurse's hair style as the "pink hair and regrowth".
Consumers are able to experience the new Easy Waves styling gels first hand and also get to enjoy a new hair style, says Mall Active s Travis Brown.
Whether customers are looking for that little bit of volume whilst holding their hair style or they need pomade to shape and texturise, there is something for everyone and for every hair style.
A row has broken out over the hair style, which is commonly worn in African Caribbean communities.
Craig has been recognized nationally and internationally in magazines such as Sophisticate's Hair Style Guide and Passion Magazine.
NEW YORK--With hair style fads changing seemingly day-to-day, hair care manufacturers are continually introducing new, innovative products.
While there is some debate as to whether the choice of one's hair style automatically signifies one's alliance with, or opposition to, white supremacy, anecdotal evidence clearly points to the straightening of black hair as a way to fit, however unconsciously, into an overall white standard of beauty.
Gorgeous bridal hair style ready to wow your groom?
and Unilever Home & Personal Care USA may soon launch products geared to that hair style.
Each model got the complete treatment: hair style, manicure, makeup and dress.