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Summer beach waves!

Summer beach waves!

For the whole summer now, I’ve been trying to master the ever-so-effortless, relaxed wavy look–a la Hannah, my favorite Liar on PLL–on my recently-chopped (well, sixish weeks ago), shoulder-length haircut. I think I’m finally getting the hang of it! I’m not trying to become the next YouTube beauty star or anything (though believe me, I … Continue reading

Almost Famous (on the Internet)

I’m blowin’ up on the Internetz, ya’ll! Two more places where you can find me: Yelp (only until 5pm tomorrow [3/7] Japan time, or midnight 3/6 California time): “Today” (relative to where you’re reading this from), my review on Fat Angel, a chillax little wine bar in the Fillmore District of SF, has been chosen to … Continue reading

Update on the “hairy” situation

I walked into my appointment at 5-ji han on the dot yesterday–a little nervous, but equipped with photos of the haircut I wanted (not the scary possessed woman I posted below!) and prepared to speak an instructional sentence or two. The woman who greeted me began to speak to me in Japanese, and I promptly said, “Sumimasen … Continue reading

Hair we go! (in Nihongo)

Hair we go! (in Nihongo)

I did it! I scheduled a haircut for myself for today after work! There’s a cute little salon named Nicole (ニコル) across the street from my apartment. For the past month or so, I’ve been trying to muster up the courage to make an appointment there to get my hair cut. Most of the other … Continue reading