hair care

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hair care care for the hair: the activity of washing or cutting or curling or arranging the hair
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Usage

In literature:

Otherwise he had not much hair on his head, but what he had was very carefully brushed.
"The International Magazine, Volume 2, No. 2, January, 1851" by Various
A strand of her taffy-colored hair blew across her face, and she tucked it carefully under her hat before she answered.
"Phyllis" by Dorothy Whitehill
Matrons always tucked away their hair in the dove-cote, while widows were careful not to show a single lock.
"The White Rose of Langley" by Emily Sarah Holt
Shirley, small, fair, and golden-haired, was not physically strong, and her careful guardian often ordered a change of climate.
"The Shirley Letters from California Mines in 1851-52" by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe
His mustache had been freshly colored, and every hair was carefully placed.
"The Yacht Club" by Oliver Optic
Gently, and with the greatest care, I depressed the lens a few hair's-breadths.
"Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes" by Various
The hair or thread may be held in place by a little wax, and moved up or down till it is carefully adjusted.
"Farm drainage" by Henry Flagg French
If the iron is used carefully and at proper heat, the hair is not injured.
"The Woman Beautiful" by Helen Follett Stevans
The dawning mustache was carefully trained, so that each hair was in the most eligible position to produce an effect.
"The Coming Wave" by Oliver Optic
It therefore should be all your aim to speak with ample care, For who, however fond of game, would choose to swallow hair?
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
Among the tribes of the Uaupes the men have the hair carefully parted and combed on each side, and tied in a queue behind.
"The World's Greatest Books, Volume 19" by Various
Next, she arranged her hair before her host's shaving-glass with scrupulous care and gravity.
"The Gods are Athirst" by Anatole France
The head of a widow is shaved, although Hindoo women care very much for their hair.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
You can take care of your own hair, Hope McAlister, and I'll take care of mine.
"Teddy: Her Book" by Anna Chapin Ray
And while he did not care what color he was inside, darker hair he longed to possess.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
She kept her few clothes clean and mended, she dressed her hair as carefully as in her city house.
"The Snowshoe Trail" by Edison Marshall
The black hair of its head is parted carefully on either side.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
Then Golden Hair stepped in very carefully, and looked about her.
"The National Nursery Book" by Unknown
She did not seem to care that her hair was in disorder.
"The Orchard of Tears" by Sax Rohmer
If she hadn't cared a bit, she'd have gone on without turning a hair.
"The Girls of St. Olave's" by Mabel Mackintosh
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In poetry:

"Yet think thy father's hoary hair
Is water'd with his tears;
He has but thee to soothe his care,
And prop his load of years.
"Night Scenes Of Other Times" by Joanna Baillie
What though that silver in your hair
Tells of the years aflying?
'T is yours to mock at Time and Care
With love that is undying.
"With Two Spoons For Two Spoons" by Eugene Field
They say as he's gone to heaven,
And shook off all worldly cares;
But I can't sight Bill in a halo
Set up on three blinded hairs.
"My Mate Bill" by Anonymous Oceania
I count my treasures o'er with care.—
The little toy my darling knew,
A little sock of faded hue,
A little lock of golden hair.
"Christmas Treasures" by Eugene Field
What though I claimed her dying there!
God nor one angel understood
Nor cared, who from sweet feet to hair
Had changed to snow her blood.
"One Day And Another: A Lyrical Eclogue – Part V" by Madison Julius Cawein
Down from yon throbbing blue,
Passionless, fair,
Still faces look on you,
Sunlit their hair,
With a slow smile at your pleasure and care.
"Once As The Aureole" by Thomas Runciman

In news:

OurWeekly > los-angeles > hair-care -seminar-set.
Launching new hair care range.
Local Hair-Care Guru Hits Wegmans, Natural.
The day before the Miss America pageant on Saturday, Chaz Dean, founder of the Wen hair care system (full disclosure: Wen flew me to Las Vegas.
Hair Care to Save and Splurge On.
Desert Essence Organics Hair Care Green Apple & Ginger Shampoo.
You can get your hair done and get the hair care products you need to help maintain your look.
To consider proper care of hair, you actually need information a lot more than you'll need costly items.
Read on to discover the fundamentals of proper hair care .
And unfortunately, in hair care , there isn't always truth in advertising.
Hair care is not one-size-fits-all.
The chemicals in mainstream hair-care products are bad for you.
Living without hair-care products is economical.
Supermarket hair care shows signs of age as the recession, channel competition and niche marketing take their toll.
Hair care products have long been a staple of any supermarket's health and beauty care section.
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In science:

These strong-field tests of the no-hair theorem require a very careful modeling of the inner region of the spacetime of black holes.
Testing the No-Hair Theorem with Sgr A*
Tests of the no-hair theorem and of general relativity that are based on observations of the accretion flows of black holes require a carefully designed parametric deviation from the Kerr spacetime.
A Metric for Testing the Nature of Black Holes
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