Mongolian Haircut

An article for Mongolia Today looks at the history of hairdressing, Mongolian style.

Based on research by Prof. D. Bayar, the article looks at traditions of hairstyling, especially braiding.

“Epics and legends of Central Asian nomads contain a great deal of facts showing their deep reverence for the hair as symbol of honor and invincibility of the hero,� says D. Bayar.