Strands of Evidence: Hair Forensics
You are what you eat, and what you eat ends up in your hair. Scientists in the US and Europe have used this basic idea — and some sophisticated isotopic analysis — to devise a sort of hair-based GPS tracking system. A single strand contains information ...
How Much Are Women Really Spending On Their Hair?
Annual Investment: I surprisingly don't spend that much on my hair, but I do spend a lot of time ... Remember how old some of your strands are if your hair is at mid-back. Leave it on for 10 minutes or sleep with it on! Also, I love the Shu Uemura Essence ...
The physics of curly hair: Researchers develop first detailed model for a 3-D strand of curly hair
he realized they weren't so different from strands of curly hair hanging on a head. That's when he contacted Audoly, who had previously developed a theory to explain the 2-D shape of human hair. Using lab experimentation, computer simulation, and theory ...
From Hindu temple to Hollywood hairdo: How thousands of Indian women have their heads shaved to please the gods... only for the hair to end up as £3,000 extensions
Hundreds of cut-throat razors are at work, scraping rapidly, in a hall packed with girls and women, like so many sheep ... structure of real hair, are attached to them. The bonds will be used to fix the strands to the customer’s head.
Studio Swine Turns Human Hair Into Decorative Objects
If anyone knows how to turn a hairy situation on its head, it’s Studio ... table to tortoiseshell-like hair accessories, that appear like intarsia woodwork are actually made from resin-embedded strands of dip-dyed human hair. Hair Highway, which showed ...