short hair
By not having long hair for much of high school and college, I taught myself to value my personality, and young men who felt the same.
long hair
I’m pretty sick of people assuming I’m straight, a woman, and/or generally interested in pleasing men based on my hair.
short hair
Climbing out from under the crushing weight of all those rules about short hair is one of the most freeing things I’ve ever done, and I want other women to do it, too.
haircuts
For 10 minutes, as I was nearly in tears, the hairstylist berated me about the idea of getting a pixie cut.
long hair
I don't understand why so many women seem to regard my hair as community property, about which they are entitled to make decisions.
hairstyle
If you get a style that compliments your face shape and lifestyle, you’ll feel like a million bucks.
in

Mar 14, 2014 at 11:30am | 50 comments

beyonce
I've got that weirdo in between stage hair and I don't want.
in

Sep 16, 2013 at 10:00am | 64 comments

short hair
Here’s what I know from doing a reverse Beyonce.
in

Aug 19, 2013 at 4:00pm | 123 comments

short hair
I’m cutting my hair shorter and shorter with each “trim” appointment, but I’m not taking the pixie plunge.
hair
Cutting off my super-long hair changed me -- but not exactly in the ways I'd been expecting.
haircuts
I cut off all of my hair in a moment of pure, Felicity-esque insanity.
hair
A hairstylist telling you that a certain haircut won’t work on you because of the “shape of your face” is a myth just as a great as the idea of “dressing for your size.”
in

Nov 19, 2012 at 3:00pm | 317 comments

hair color
All in all, I’d say xoJane readers can be trusted with crowdsourced style decisions. I think I'm going to have some fun with this cut.
being a terrible feminist
As gendered and retrograde as it feels to say, I have to try to make the silk purse with the sow's ear I'm given, because nobody wants to put their penis in a sow's ear.
hair