That just got me wondering. So she decided to do something totally wild: she shaved her head and documented it, day by day. I felt naked. Getting rid of her hair was a completely surreal experience, and it was like removing a layer of protection. Now imagine that all over your head and almost amplified. Just bald.
And in lots of hair? Well, lots of power. But imagine walking around in the world without it. No sideswept bangs to hide your gaze. No long layers to toss over a shoulder. No ponytail to adjust when you need something to do with your hands.
Sign in. Not Rated min Drama, Romance. Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra.
Skip navigation! There was a time when a shaved head was a skinhead, and a time when it stood for being gender-queer. But while in some instances, those ties remain, a woman with a buzzcut is a lot more common nowadays. When I asked these women why they did it, their reasons ranged from a moment of clarity, to a life-changing event, to a desire to take back control. Most said they found it empowering, or like wiping the slate clean.