Buffy the Vampire Slayer may be responsible for popularizing "bad hair day"?
or maybe it's a November 23, 1962 Peanuts strip: "Violet's Bad Hair Day."
Hair's there. Gotta deal with it.
A seriously bad hair day:
More horrible hair:
More lace, less hair:
More hair, but... imagine her as a Deadwood character
Another hair disaster:
And some hair just won't behave no matter what:
...and some can be tamed:
Not sure what to make of this, almost West African in its sensibilities:
For some, the phrase "crowning glory" makes sense:
This one bespeaks an independent mind and some modern portraiture conventions:
In general, men care much less about hair. In this one, it's hard to say whether the beard is more or less regrettable than the hair:
...and the absence is also a possibility:
One can also opt for the poetical look:
Steadman Young's hair had a mind of its own:
Another style that will never catch on:
Hard to say which is the more remarkable: