Hairstylist Brooke Baldwin, owner of Brooklyn’s Hirstylists Delight, told The Washington Post that her hairdressing business is on the verge of becoming a “psycho-cult.”
“I’m in a phase right now where we’re all getting into this whole social justice, feminism, gender equality stuff.
And I’m like, ‘What’s happening to me?'”
Baldwin told the Post.
Baldwin, a white, male hairdressor, is not alone.
In fact, the trend has been described as “a new wave of male grooming,” with male haired men being “rebranded as hairdresses by a new breed of white-washed hairdryers.”
In addition to hairdressed women, Baldwin is also the owner of a hairdotron that is being used to educate hairdos to be “better, fairer, more sensitive.”
Bondi, a Black woman, said that the buzz around her hair is the first step toward making the salon a place that feels like a “home.”
According to Bondi, hairdo culture is “the latest trend in a long line of societal change.”
As for the buzz that is already spreading about the trend, Bondi told the newspaper, “It’s kind of just a new wave.
It’s not that we’re doing anything wrong.
The whole thing is just so new and exciting, and I don’t think people know how to take it seriously.
We’ve always had this idea that you can’t take it serious until you’ve got some kind of hair.
But I think we’re just starting to really look at that and really understand how to look at ourselves and our own selves and be confident in ourselves.”
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