And you thought that ginger hair was a burden to be endured? According to Jacky Colliss Harvey, the flame-haired author of a new history of redheads, it is a biological blessing and a passport to happiness. The season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, is, as any redhead will tell you, the beginning of the glorious few weeks when the whole northern hemisphere coordinates with us.
Tune in for an all-day discussion on size-diversity with Jameela Jamil and more inclusive voices. Royal Ballet dancer Edward Watson is sick of being called out for his hair color. Photo: Getty Images.
Gingers get a bad rap, but here's why you need to snag one ASAP. Admit it: When you think of gingers, you think of them as being pale and freckle-faced goofballs. Newman of MAD Magazine.
If you rock ginger hair, you might be wondering what sort of hairstyles will bring the most out of your hair. Combining a slight slicked back pompadour with a side part, this look is traditional and timeless. This hairstyle is especially suited to fine or thin hair——the layering and combing creates all the fullness you need.
Redhead men get a lot of bad press. Anyone else getting really tired of this played-out narrative? The day has come for tall, ginger and handsome.
Whether they've made us laugh, swoon, or reminisce, all these celebrities have one thing in common: They experimented with red hair. Here, a look back at the most striking reds throughout the decades. Riverdale 's resident redhead is very proud of her cherry locks and even recorded a funny PSA in support of all redheads.
This list includes notable people with natural red hair. Red or ginger hair may come in a variety of shades from strawberry blond to auburn. Figures from the Bible or classical mythology, such as Esau or Judas Iscariotare included.
People with red hair have long been the butt of unfair jokes, but a study suggests that when it comes to ageing they may have the last laugh. Researchers at Erasmus University in Rotterdam studied the faces of almost elderly Dutch Europeans and found that those carrying a variation of the MC1R gene, which influences skin colour, looked on average two years younger than they were. MC1R is known to play a part in other biological processes, such as inflammation and DNA damage repair, which may be why it is linked to youthful looks.
Thomas Knights is a photographer, performer and music producer whose wide-ranging experience extends from working with pop star Marina and The Diamonds to shooting for Marie Clare magazine. Now, the multifaceted artist is embarking on his first solo exhibition titled "RED HOT," following on the heels of a recent collaborative project that showcased prominent figures within London's nightlife scene. The Huffington Post caught up with Knights to discuss his latest venture, the statement the project intends to make about stigmatization and bullying and the way "RED HOT" will contribute to a larger conversation about identity in the 21st century.