Category Archive: Hair

Jacqueline and her Beanstalks, On Top of Shanghai

I really really really didn’t want to post about this because everyone else already has, but I had like 8 million opportunities to take pictures of Chinese people with a range of vegetation… Continue reading

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Seeing Green, from People’s Square to South Pudong

I used to swim a LOT… and because I was in chlorine for far too long I had slightly green hair. And it was nappy. So imagine my envy (see what I did… Continue reading

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Qi Pu Lu Do, Zha Bei District

Qi Pu Lu is known primarily for its dirt cheap clothes, but I think it’s real value lies in the swarms of young, hip Chinese people. What these youngsters are lacking in terms… Continue reading

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Hair Cues, Xu Jia Hui

Chinese people always have the best hair styles. I mean, Chinese hair is great to begin with, but what really counts is how they choose to cut and style it. I’ve seen a… Continue reading

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Fall Back, Everywhere But China

So I hear it’s that time again for everyone to fall back, but here in the Mainland time is less flexible… We won’t be adjusting our clocks because we’d rather just blunder through… Continue reading

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That Hair, Xin Tian Di

I’ve posted a lot about Chinese hair styles before, but this one may take the cake: I love the bright, unique orange/salmon tint he’s got going on up top, and it matches his… Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning, Lu Wan District

The sun finally came out today!! And since the sun was out, so was everyone’s laundry: When the weather is nice and the pollution not prohibitively disgusting, the residents of Shanghai hang their… Continue reading

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Gettin’ Your Hair Did (Men’s Version), French Concession and Hong Kong

Last year as Chinese New Year approached, I noticed a lot of Chinese women Gettin’ Their Hair Did. In what ended up being one of CPHNS’s most popular posts last year, I captured… Continue reading

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12 Day Countdown to Christmas, Day 9 – Hair

Hair has always been one of CPHNS’s favorite categories, but the artificial red hair color of these Chinese ladies renders them perfectly appropriate for the holiday season: I also have a few pictures… Continue reading

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The Roller Disco, Putuo

So most Chinese people are not into vintage in the same way their Western counterparts are, but it’s slowly catching on in the Mainland… One reason they may not be that interested in… Continue reading

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