This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. February Learn how and when to remove this template message The practice of shaving heads has been used in the military. Although sometimes explained as being for hygiene reasons, the image of strict, disciplined conformity may certainly be a factor. During World War II's Allied invasion of Normandy on D-Day , many soldiers chose to have their heads completely shaved, denying the defending Germans something to grab onto when the battle moved to close quarters.
Her beautiful black hair, which normally fell nearly to her waist was tightly bound with a rubber band. She faced out into the crowd, and gave a nervous grin as she felt a pair of scissors begin cutting above the rubber band. In moments, her remaining hair fell around her face in a ragged bob. This whole thing started out when the beauty salon she worked at announced a charity event to donate hair for cancer survivors. Each participant would also shave their heads in solidarity. Gemma decided to participate, now was the moment of truth. She looked out at the crowd as the electric clippers started at her forehead and cut away a wide path of hair to the nape of her neck.
How do you shave head? Different people have different styles, however, I start from the left ear going from front to neck, moving toward center of the head. Then from right ear to center of head.
My wife has encountered nothing but positive reactions, comments and compliments the entire time she's been bald. Just today at lunch, an older lady in a diner asked her about her hair and said she loved it! Said one of her friends is going to get hers buzzed and wanted to know how to do it or where to go to get it done. Bald and beautiful is finally coming into its own.