Dubai: In yet another case of violence against women, a Pakistani husband has been accused of beating and shaving the head of his wife for refusing to dance in front of his friends. The incident came to to light after the wife with shaved head posted her video on social medial appealing for justice from authorities and seeking help from the public. According to reports, a woman in Lahore claimed in a video that she was tortured and her head was shaved by her husband after she refused to dance in front of his friends.
If you are reading this, you are considering shaving your head. Congratulations and welcome to the coven. Everyone has different reasons for wanting to buzz it all off.
Years ago, Demi Moore shaved her head for the title role in G. Jane and it was revolutionary. Audiences applauded her bravery for willingly parting with her long, flowing locks in order to commit to the part.
Following World War II, a humiliating French episode began, featuring an activity that had been mentioned in biblical history. Adulterous women during the middle ages were shaved as a mark of humiliation and identification. This practice originated from the Visigoths who practiced it in the dark ages. After the Second World War, the French used this act to shame the female collaborators.
I have injuries all over my body and my daughter too has some injuries', says victim. Two women have been beaten up and had their heads shaved by a mob of men in India after they resisted an attempted gang rape, police said. The men then assaulted the mother and daughter with sticks, before parading them around the village before neighbours protested against their treatment.
The female victim had her head dry-shaved by three men who then tried to burn the remainder of her hair while she lay comatose. After the attack in Ballymena, Co Antrim, the woman was then slapped by the trio as the episode was filmed on a mobile phone in Maythe Irish Mirror reports. On Wednesday the woman doing the filming — Paula Wilson, 22, of Main Street in Cullybackey, Co Antrim — was handed a month sentence, half to be served in custody and half on supervised licence.
Kristen Stewart shaved her head and she looks incredible. But of course she does, because shaving her head doesn't actually take away from the absolute buckets of fit that Kristen Stewart has exuding from her every pore. Kristen debuted her new buzzcut on the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of her new film Personal Shopper last night, and the reactions have been
For those in the number 2 clipper club, a shaved head is more than a haircut; it's a statement. As model Jourdana Phillips told us, backstage at the Victoria's Secret show in Paris, "I no longer feel forced to adhere to society's beauty standards and feel free to do as I please,"—a sentiment shared by many women with the gender-norm-defying haircut. Similarly, when Internet trolls criticized Jada Pinkett Smith for allowing daughter Willow's shave, she fired back on Facebook: "Willow cut her hair because her beauty, her value, her worth is not measured by the length of her hair. I mean, I'm not going to be able to have touch-ups once I put the helmet on.
Here's a question that comes up from time to time -- why do Buddhist nuns and monks shave their heads? We can speculate that perhaps shaving the head reduces vanity and is a test of a monastic's commitment. It's also practical, especially in hot weather.
Head shaving is the practice of shaving the hair from a person's head. At different times and places people have shaved all or part of their heads for very diverse reasons including practicality, convenience, low maintenance, fashionstylereligioncultureand aesthetics. The earliest historical records describing head shaving originated in ancient Mediterranean cultures, such as EgyptGreeceand Rome. The Egyptian priest class ritualistically removed all body hair by plucking.