There was a time where bald women were scandalous…where women shaving their heads was taboo. Societal norms dictate that “girls should have long hair.”
Among females in general, a healthy head of hair was an indicator of youth and beauty. We had princess/suburban prom queen stereotypes of normality. Women needed hair to have societal approval.
Here are photos of women who have shaved heads:
Here are some questions to ponder. You can answer all of them or some of them but I would enjoy your opinion.
Is a shaved head on a woman still taboo?
Are women who shave their heads degrading their identity?
Are bald women sexy?
What is it about a bald woman that generates so much controversy?
Why when we see a bald woman do we assume she’s a lesbian, a radical feminist, a political extremist, or a skinhead?
Why is a bald female head taboo?