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Am I too old have my hair shaved in close at sides?

I have about 60% grey hair, about 3-4 inches long. I wear it kind of standing up and messy on top. (Think Billy Idol back in the day!) I'm going to have it dyed platinum white blonde and am considering having it clipped down to a quarter of an inch or so at the sides and possibly a bit at the back as well. Am I too old for this punky hairstyle at 46?

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Vonga

Asked by Vonga at 4:21 PM on Jun. 26, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • YES
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:22 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • NO! Especially if it matches your personality :) I have seen many spunky do's look fantastic on middle aged women. Go for it!
    superclutz

    Answer by superclutz at 4:25 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • If you like it and you are comfortable with it ... GO FOR IT!!
    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 4:27 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • I say if you like it rock it.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 4:27 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • That is how my mom's is. It looks great on her! I say go for it. She is 57 by the way.
    treynlisa

    Answer by treynlisa at 4:35 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • No. Eighty percent of the 50yrs+ women wear that do around here.
    desert_diva

    Answer by desert_diva at 4:42 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Thanks, ladies. I think I'll go for it. Hey, hair grows. If it doesn't work out I can always wear a hat for a couple of weeks. Or a paper bag over my head and that deals with the wrinkles issue as well!
    Vonga

    Comment by Vonga (original poster) at 5:04 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • No... I would go for it. If it makes you happy and you look the way you want...then who really cares what others think.?
    bcauseimthemom

    Answer by bcauseimthemom at 5:18 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Do it! The idea gives me hope!
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 5:38 PM on Jun. 26, 2011

  • Go For It!!! I wear my super short and spikey!! I LOVE it!! Super easy!! Post a picture!!
    mkdirector2011

    Answer by mkdirector2011 at 1:29 PM on Jun. 27, 2011

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