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We love hair of all lengths, but there’s just something so mesmerizing about super-long locks — and the style is having a serious moment right now. Then there are the truly phenomenal manes that make you want to drop everything and start growing your hair immediately. We're talking truly impressive heads of hair, here.
And in terms of jaw-dropping tresses, only a handful of women have achieved that legendary locks status. From the Birth of Venus to Cher to Gisele, these are the 20 follicularly blessed women who have earned a spot in the R29 Long Hair Hall of Fame.
With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read