Straightened it Out

So I got the haircut and it is truly one of the only times my hair is actually brushed and styled. With the number if haircuts a year I get (and factoring in the odd time or two that I make the effort to blow dry my hair which by the way takes like an HOUR cos my hair drinks water like a sponge) that means that my hair does not resemble a fright wig an average about 10 days a year.

This is a big turn around from where I was even just a decade ago. I used to slather on makeup with a trowel and happily spend ages styling my hair. These days I will put on just enough makeup not to scare people and I shower, I figure that is all I owe society.

The haircutting experience was as expected. My stylist regaled me with the latest exploits from her life (a doozy this time) and I sat back and enjoyed the pampering. This is one of the few moments I shift my brain into neutral and I enjoy it. If i didn’t have the whole touching phobia, I would probably enjoy getting a massage or pedicure but that involves people invading my personal bubble for an uncomfortable length of time. I’m weird that way.

I lost a grand total of 3 inches or so and it is still long enough. Granted this is in the semi-straightened mode so it’s sure to pop back up an inch or so once the Raggedy Anne effect takes hold but it isn’t super short either so it’ all good.
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So tonight I will enjoy the soft swingy feel of a freshly done “Do”.  Tomorrow, back to fright wig.

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2 Responses to Straightened it Out

  1. Sue says:

    Pretty! I wish I had some wave/body/ volume to give my stylist options!

  2. americanuck says:

    Thanks Sue :)

    Trust me it doesn’t stay nice long. I wish I had the patience to sit and fiddle with my hair on a regular basis but I’m basically lazy (heh).

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