Frizzy hairstyles

frizzy hair used to be a trend

Frizzy hairstyles  used to be a trend.  Way before the flat iron generation of the mid 90’s when girls ran to get their flat irons.   Way before the brazilian Blowout.  Way before the Yuko straightener.  Way before Moroccan Oil and products of this ilk, there was a time in the 70’s and 80’s when […]

The Spock haircut in Star Trek

Spock Star Trek haircut

The Spock haircut in Star Trek haircut was a pop culture stamp on men’s haircuts.  Most men back in 1966 would not get a “Spock” haircut.  But the youth of the beatnik era did and would.  All this time I thought that Vidal Sasson cut Leonard Nimoy’s hair or the flashy playboy stylist Jay Sebring […]

Burt Reynolds Cosmopolitan

Burt Reynolds Cosmopolitan Cover circa 1972

Burt Reynolds Cosmopolitan cover circa 1972 really tripped me out.  This is a classic right up there with Farrah Fawcett’s bathing suit poster  He was 36 years old on this cover, and who doesn’t like a bear skin rug to lay around on?! (gross!)   I was thinking as the Summer comes to an end…how […]

The Bionic Woman tv show brought us….BIG FOOT!

THE BIONIC WOMAN BIGFOOT

The Bionic Woman tv show brought us…. Bigfoot!!  So this is my #tbt shout out.  How can a gem like this from 70’s awesome idea’s in tv making not be my throw back Thursday?  When Lindsay Wagner a.k.a. Jamie Summers battles Big foot her hair is perfection at all times.  When she runs and jumps […]

Angelyne billboard

angelyne

Angelyne billboard and the huge painting of her on the side of a Hollywood building were what one did in the days before instagram and twitter.  This woman did trail blaze shameless self promotion with zero talent wayyyyy before Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton.  This big breasted, 80s, blonde,  small waisted, pink Corvette driving lady […]

Jacqueline Bisset beauty beyond

Jacquline Bisset beauty

Jacqueline Bisset beauty beyond and world known since the 70s.  This woman has been in some of the most iconic films of the day.  She was known to be a good actress and more known for creating the “wet tshirt” contest in bars all across this country to this day.  The Abyss… white cotton T-shirt […]

Gen X Gen Y….not?!

Gen X Gen Y...not?!

Gen X Gen Y…not?!  So today is my my birthday and I felt it appropriate to post a pic of me a few years back…ala 80’s graduate.  Yes I know it’s not throw back Thursday but hey its my bday and I can do what I want to…right?  My friends decided to take my year […]

Sofia Loren vs. Jayne Mansfield

Sofia Loren vs. Jayne Mansfield

Sofia Loren vs. Jayne Mansfield is the ultimate  Blondes vs. Brunettes ala Sofia Loren and Jayne Mansfield on this #TBT.   This is from some set  of the famous pics at Romanoff’s restaurant in Beverly Hills.  There were a group of pictures of these two when they sat at this table together.  The well known shot […]

Breck hair care color #tbt

Breck hair color

Breck hair care color is a great toss back for #tbt.  “Just comb it in”  its that easy!  haaaaaaa! I love it.  First off the retro box and photos are eye catching but the at home comb it in…makes salons money in the “please help me fix my hair”  category.  I cannot tell you how […]

Grease sing along

Grease sing along

Grease sing along at the famous Hollywood Bowl is my tribute to #tbt as the movie that has a lot to do with hair and pop culture. It is the perfect throwback for my #tbt post.  Sitting there in the patio at the bowl I look across the picnic tables and spotted this chick with […]