AromaHAIRapy

My freshman year in college I was in my dorm room flat ironing my hair. My room was right by the elevator so it was a high traffic area. A group of girls walk...

Punk Rock Flop

I went back to the creamy crack at 19-20 and I wanted a punk rock hairstyle: spiked in the back and with a smooth bang in the front. So I went to my neighborhood...
DIY, curly weave, hairrible

Stylist Nightmare: When a DIY Goes Wrong

When I was a junior in college, I experimented with sew-in weaves. Not knowing enough about quality hair, techniques, or the importance of finding a good stylist, I decided to let my big sister...
Ke$ha, Kesha, cornrows on white woman, hairrible, hairrible.com

Hmm…Maybe I Didn’t Make Myself Clear

"I go to the hairstylist for every dance in high school. It's my one splurge! By now, most of the stylists know that I like my hair in an up do, curled, sometimes with...
bad dye job, hairrible, hairrible.com

Kelly Osbourne, a Cupcake, and a Candy Cane

I decided I wanted dark brown color with blonde highlights and a few bright red ones. well the bottom half of my hair was almost black, and then I had red and platinum highlights...
ron artest, tru warier, haircut, barbershop fail, hairrible, hairrible.com

This Barber Needs a Dictionary

I was visiting a good friend when his sone came home from getting a haircut. He told the barber to cut ONYX into both sides of his hair. The barber spelled it ONE X...
Dahuojia, Chinese barber, burnt hair, burning hair, burn hair iron, hairrible

The Smoking Gun… or Head, Rather

Little background -- about 5 years ago I lived in Hong Kong. A place that has no fresh water. All their drinking water is bottled and the water used to take baths, wash clothes...
unway hair, couture hairdo, bronner bros hair show, hairrible,

Naomi Campbell Walk!

I was a model for a stylist in a hair show a few years ago and my hair was super tall in this futuristic matrix style. I'm already tall, so when I stood up...
ugly, asymmertic bob, fail, hairrible

Hide Under an Umbrella-ella-ella

Well... While I was getting my hair flat ironed at the Shop (2007) 2 days before New Year's, I wanted a new look. I told the Beautician that I wanted an Asymmetric cut like...
Perm Rod Fail on Hairrible.com

Never Use Perm Rods Again

When I decided to go natural (after a horrible texlaxer), I big chopped with about 4-5 inches of hair to work with. I had no clue what to do with it, so I let...
egg mask in hair, natural hair egg protein treatment, hairrible

Egg on Your Face… er…Hair!

I love do-it-yourself projects and from time to time I will experiment with making my own hair and skin products. Some people SWEAR by making your own deep conditioner so I figured I’d give...
Hair burnt off on the iron, shocked, hairrible.com

Fried, Dyed, Laid to the….Floor

Hmmm....let's see....Most embarrassing, TRAUMATIZING was when a girl crimped my hair and had it so shellacked and fried that a WHOLE crimp fell out in the salon...of my OWN hair! I was too through...
Natalie Portman, shave head, shaving head, sad, hairrible, hairrble.com

The Double Burn

I went to get my hair dyed for the first time and i was super excited! When i got out of the salon (WONDERFULLY HIGHLIGHTED!) my forehead started to itch and get red. after...
little orphan annie, red hair, hairrible

Little Orphan Annie

"The summer before 7th grade, I went to stay with my Mimi, as usual. One day she decided she wants to give me a perm, but I threw a fit and said that if...