Bad haircuts are as mortifying as witnessing a ghost apparition. Not even exaggerating. But once done wrong, there's no going back for a month straight.
But here's the thing: your inability to communicate well with your hairstylist is only harming you. No-one else. This hamartia is stopping you from becoming the best version of yourself.
But you should know, however, fatal, this is a fixable flaw.
Read along to know exactly what to say to your hairstylist for your next rendezvous and see yourself transform into a Greek god that can make Zeus insecure.1. Take A Tonne Of References
You need a tonne of references of hairstyles you think you could pull off. For reference, take a look at these. This helps your hairstylist visually picture it, which is any day better than words. This helps rule out any kind of miscommunication that you guys might have.2. Don't Fall Short On Words
While picture references are great, you don't want to be a mute while showing them. After all, every face shape and hair type is different. Talk to your stylist about the length and how the reference that you like will look on your face. Use words.3. Texture & Hair Type
While at it, make sure your stylist is familiar with your hair texture and type. During the conversation, make sure they are feeling up your hair to get a good idea of how the hair is going to look like in that desired style.4. Be Prepared To Give Up On A Few Ideas
While having a perfect style in your head is great, it's important to know that it might not materialize every single time and that's okay. A lot of hairstyles only work on certain face shapes and not others. But hey, your perfect style exists out there. You just need to look for it.5. Let Your Stylist Know If You're Low Maintenance Or High Maintenance
This implies the minutes you're willing to spend in the morning to fix your hair. Can you give it 10 or is it a fuss for you? Let him know. These details matter in saving you from a hot mess.