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For what it’s worth I also think there are plenty of women with long here who could benefit from a more flattering hairstyle but as I said that’s just my opinion.
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True. And I really dislike white or grey long hair, it just doesn't look good. Women who ditched dyeing their hair and let it grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though....it's a different matter. But each to their own. As you said, for both men and women, it's a matter of preferences.
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Old 15.02.2020, 08:32
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True. And I really dislike white or grey long hair, it just doesn't look good. Women who ditched dyeing their hair and let it grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though....it's a different matter. But each to their own. As you said, for both men and women, it's a matter of preferences.
Grey hair can look great. What looks strange is when people have grey hair, dye it bright red and then you can see the grey roots

PS: grey hair and yes, stopped colouring my hair
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Re: Middle-aged men with ponytails

Emmy Lou Harris has rocked long grey hair for years.
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I've just remembered the rat's tail, common in the UK at least in the mid-80s. Fortunately my parents never let me have one
You needed your parents to supervise your hair choice?

My parents so let me make my own "mistakes". Learning steps. I think I got the hair dyes somewhere still.
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Old 15.02.2020, 09:39
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Re: Middle-aged men with ponytails

Yesterday in Globus Bern, I saw a woman with very short magenta hair, like a skull cap, surrounded by a black fringe of longer hair. That is the best way I can describe it.

At some point, dying becomes futile and unless you have lots of money, the upkeep is a time and money sink. So, longish gray hair it is.
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Grey hair can look great. What looks strange is when people have grey hair, dye it bright red and then you can see the grey roots

PS: grey hair and yes, stopped colouring my hair
Like men with ponytails.....I guess it depends.

I'm sure it can look great on some people, mind, but not for everyone. My mom tried in her 50s and I nagged her to colour it till she did start doing it again to get rid of me (I guess)...

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I had to google her. Yes, she does look pretty with long white hair, especially when it's coiffed in a certain way. It is a bit surprising, originally (I mean in her youth) it appears she was a cute, authentic brunette, but somehow white hair fit her even when way younger than now. So yes, again, it depends.

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True. And I really dislike white or grey long hair, it just doesn't look good. Women who ditched dyeing their hair and let it grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though....it's a different matter. But each to their own. As you said, for both men and women, it's a matter of preferences.
True. I really dislike short, fat people. It just doesn't look look good. Women who ditched nourishing their bodies and let them grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though... it's a different matter. But each to their own...
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Old 15.02.2020, 11:20
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True. I really dislike short, fat people. It just doesn't look look good. Women who ditched nourishing their bodies and let them grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though... it's a different matter. But each to their own...
I am glad we EF folks have some life, still.

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Old 15.02.2020, 12:13
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True. And I really dislike white or grey long hair, it just doesn't look good.
Rubbish.

I had a girlfriend with long grey hair, she looked great!

She was 25.

Got some neighbors both with long grey hair, 40ish, they also both look good.

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Old 15.02.2020, 12:22
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Grey hair can look great. What looks strange is when people have grey hair, dye it bright red and then you can see the grey roots

PS: grey hair and yes, stopped colouring my hair
So, you don't look like Mrs. Slocombe?



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Old 15.02.2020, 12:35
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it appears she was a cute, authentic brunette,

bit of understatement :

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True. I really dislike short, fat people. It just doesn't look look good. Women who ditched nourishing their bodies and let them grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though... it's a different matter. But each to their own...
Being short is not something people can do anything about, itís genetically determined.
Why do you specify women? Doesnít it matter to you if a man lets himself go?
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Being short is not something people can do anything about, itís genetically determined.
Why do you specify women? Doesnít it matter to you if a man lets himself go?
He is being ironic.

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He is being ironic.

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Indeed but my point still stands.
He conveniently missed off the men and women part at the end of the post he was parodying.
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Can anyone pull off a mullet?
I think itís easier to use a scissors.

Iíll mullet over and let you know.
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I think itís easier to use a scissors.

Iíll mullet over and let you know.
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Looks amazing.
Donít tell me you just caught and are about to make it into a wonderful recipe?

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You needed your parents to supervise your hair choice?
Sure. They even chose my clothes until I was 25 although at 17 I had to put my foot down and stop nanny dressing me.
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True. And I really dislike white or grey long hair, it just doesn't look good. Women who ditched dyeing their hair and let it grow are quite brave and of course it's their business, aesthetically though....it's a different matter. But each to their own. As you said, for both men and women, it's a matter of preferences.
Today I saw an elderly guy in COOP with a 20 cm long pony. He looked cool!
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Sure. They even chose my clothes until I was 25 although at 17 I had to put my foot down and stop nanny dressing me.
Well. Kids have great parameters for choosing clothes.
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