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Post by Rudiger » 2 months ago

Who else is now faced with this dilemma?

I think it's particularly hard as balding guys who (if you're like me) have an entrusted barber to ensure its always cut the same way each time, to minimize the aesthetic damage that a bad hair cut can do to our temples or thin spots.
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Post by Johnson » 2 months ago

Nobody really gives a damn how anybody looks right now.

If i had a decent hair i'd just not cut it for a month. My hairs pretty bad so i just shaved it and cut my losses.

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Post by rclark » 2 months ago

If I had the head shape for shaving, I would do it. My head is very oval shaped, and I actually look very strange when my hair is too short.

I went down to a #4 guard one time, and that looked really bad.

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Post by Rudiger » 2 months ago

Johnson wrote:
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Nobody really gives a damn how anybody looks right now.
If you're isolating with coronachan you still care how your hair looks.

Especially if cabin fever is making you paranoid she's wondering why she dates you :|
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Post by koolaidshade » 2 months ago

Johnson wrote:
2 months ago
Nobody really gives a damn how anybody looks right now.

If i had a decent hair i'd just not cut it for a month. My hairs pretty bad so i just shaved it and cut my losses.
when ur facetiming some hoes u will care how u look

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Rudiger wrote:
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Who else is now faced with this dilemma?

I think it's particularly hard as balding guys who (if you're like me) have an entrusted barber to ensure its always cut the same way each time, to minimize the aesthetic damage that a bad hair cut can do to our temples or thin spots.
just grow ur hair out bro

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Post by Admin » 2 months ago

koolaidshade wrote:
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when ur facetiming some hoes u will care how u look
Or when you have a job interview on Whatsapp, I was actively trying to avoid looking at myself, but even in the corner of my eye, there was no unseeing it: I looked like a poodle.

My wife already told me she feels an urge to cut my hair.

Ah well, I guess I'm going to give it a shot myself, it's not like I have no experience doing that.

Wish me luck pepe-sweating.
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Post by Rudiger » 2 months ago

koolaidshade wrote:
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when ur facetiming some hoes u will care how u look

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just grow ur hair out bro

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Post by White Ferrari » 2 months ago

It's not perfect, but getting a close one to help out is the answer. If you can live with them seeing your hair in all its non-glory that is.

I have solely been getting cuts from my girlfriend even before lockdown. Saves a ton a of money and avoids the stupid anxiety you get whilst getting cut at a barber shop or salon under crazy bright lights.

EDIT: I tried doing it myself once. Didn't work :straight-smile:

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Post by Rudiger » 2 months ago

White Ferrari wrote:
2 months ago
It's not perfect, but getting a close one to help out is the answer. If you can live with them seeing your hair in all its non-glory that is.

I have solely been getting cuts from my girlfriend even before lockdown. Saves a ton a of money and avoids the stupid anxiety you get whilst getting cut at a barber shop or salon under crazy bright lights.

EDIT: I tried doing it myself once. Didn't work :straight-smile:
No I cannot live with this :? I'm guessing you must be pretty dense and maybe temples is the issue? Because as much as my density has improved, I would be so anxious with my girlfriend standing over my head for 20mins (which I guess would be how long it would take first effort) it doesn't matter if she's already seen my hair at it's worst, I would be bricking it.

My hair at it's worst is probably when I wake up as I sleep on my face/side of face and my hair pushes against the pillow a lot, because it's still diffuse and thin in parts it looks pretty shit until I fix it in the morning and sweep it back. Of course I'm highly aware of this when I first wake up.

I have been going to the same woman to get my hair cut for years and I'm used to that and she's been very polite about it, even at it's worst. It's single appointments only so at worst there's only 1 other guy waiting, and the lights aren't that bright.
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Post by White Ferrari » 2 months ago

Rudiger wrote:
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No I cannot live with this :? I'm guessing you must be pretty dense and maybe temples is the issue? Because as much as my density has improved, I would be so anxious with my girlfriend standing over my head for 20mins (which I guess would be how long it would take first effort) it doesn't matter if she's already seen my hair at it's worst, I would be bricking it.

My hair at it's worst is probably when I wake up as I sleep on my face/side of face and my hair pushes against the pillow a lot, because it's still diffuse and thin in parts it looks pretty shit until I fix it in the morning and sweep it back. Of course I'm highly aware of this when I first wake up.

I have been going to the same woman to get my hair cut for years and I'm used to that and she's been very polite about it, even at it's worst. It's single appointments only so at worst there's only 1 other guy waiting, and the lights aren't that bright.
Not dense but recession is definitely the main issue yes.

Fair enough, I can understand why that would be nerve wrecking. I have just accepted that my girl will see my hair in any and all states. It really isn't gonna be possible in a relationship to eternally cover up how bad it is. Would at least be very stressful to do so.

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Post by Char » 2 months ago

Fuck this quarantine. I can't even fly to get a hair transplant.
Speaking of this topic, I had my father cut my hair. It turned out like shit as always because I'm a bald fuck. Well, at least my mom thinks it's okay. This quarantine forced me to live with my parents since my university closed down, lol.

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Char wrote:
2 months ago
Fuck this quarantine. I can't even fly to get a hair transplant.
Speaking of this topic, I had my father cut my hair. It turned out like shit as always because I'm a bald fuck. Well, at least my mom thinks it's okay. This quarantine forced me to live with my parents since my university closed down, lol.
Living at home with the parents always interupted my masturbation routine.
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Post by kj6723 » 2 months ago

I've stopped shaving in addition to the crazy situation that is going on on the top of my head. I'm going to take advantage of this time to play up the Methusaluh look

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Post by koolaidshade » 2 months ago

I dont think i've had hair this long since like high school lol, starting to look like justin bieber. i'll just keep growing it out but only shaving my face, sideburns and nape

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Post by Uncle Grandfather » 2 months ago

I cut my own hair every three months or so. Usually leave two inches on top, one inch on the sides/back and 1/2 inch on the bottom. Been doing this for over 10 years now out of fear of having to go to a barber/hair salon. And I still shave daily since I hate facial hair. Sadly I'm "essential" so despite not having to come into work as often, I do still have to come in every now and then and thus can't fully embrace the homeless look.
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