Hair Length

Some articles on hair length, length, lengths, hair:

Long Hair - Hair Lengths - Maximum Hair Length
... The maximum hair length that is possible to reach is about 15 cm for infants (below the age of 1), about 60 cm for children (below the age of 13), and ... Documentation for decrease of the maximum length with age cannot be found in the literature ... Some individuals can reach excessive lengths ...
Long Hair
... Long hair is a hairstyle ... Exactly what constitutes long hair can change from culture to culture, or even within cultures ... For example, a woman with chin-length hair in some cultures may be said to have short hair, while a man with the same length of hair in some of the ...
Long Hair - Cultural History - Western Culture - Middle Ages
... In the European middle ages, shorter hair often signified servitude and peasantry, while long hair was often attributed to freemen, as was the case with the Germanic Goths and Merovingians ... (both men and women) took great pride in their long hair—for example, a person could be heavily fined for cutting a man's hair short against his will ... When the Anglo-Normans and the English colonized Ireland, hair length came to signify one's allegiance ...

Famous quotes containing the words length and/or hair:

    A needless Alexandrine ends the song,
    That, like a wounded snake, drags its slow length along.
    Alexander Pope (1688–1744)

    She winks a feeble eye,
    She smiles into corners.
    She smooths the hair of the grass.
    The moon has lost her memory.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)