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A Spiky History of the Mohawk

Humans have sported eccentric hairstyles for millennia, and mohawks have almost always been one of them. Case in point: In 2003, numerous 2,300-year-old bodies were…

If You’re a Dude Who Cheats, You Better Have a Good Hairline

The conventional wisdom of our day has it — correctly, I believe — that straight cis men face the least scrutiny on their looks. Many…

How American Crew Became the King of Men’s Hair Products

I’ve never bought into the age-old adage that men don’t pay attention to the way they look. Men have always cared: They just don’t want…

Did Otherwise Hairy Cavemen Suffer From Male-Pattern Baldness, Too?

From what we know, prehistoric man had a lot to contend with, including throwing down with saber-toothed cats and dealing with the occasional ice age….