By: Manny Sandoval | Contributing Writer The amount of time men should go between haircuts depends on the length of the cut and style. A good haircut should last a long time. But the definition of ‘a long time’ and ‘a good haircut’ seem to differ from person to person. In the winter men are much more prone to letting their hair grow out and cut their hair less often due to the colder temperatures. One might feel that a haircut every three to four weeks is too far in-between and some men may feel that is an adequate amount of time. Heres what Instagram users had to say about mens hair: https://instagram.com/p/BP_myoDFUwo/ For those who continuously keep the sides of their … [Read more...] about How Often Should Men Get Haircuts In The Winter?
By Sarah Johnson |Staff Writer| It used to be that if you were a guy with long hair, it was assumed that you were either in a rock band, rode a Harley, unemployable, covered in tattoos and piercings, or basically “rough around the edges.” With the new “man bun” trend surfacing over the past half-decade or so, it appears as though the winds of change are blowing through that full, manly head of hair of yours. A number of men are growing out their hair and rocking what is called a man bun, which is basically similar to buns that women wear atop their heads, but on a man. For most men, it’s a quick and tidy solution when you need to get your long hair out … [Read more...] about To Man Bun or not to Man Bun?
By Brittanie Gutierrez |Staff Writer| Online trends on social media regarding social issues and topics have become more about provoking shallow interests and attention rather than creating social awareness. In my opinion, the misuse of social media in aimlessly popularizing trends can result in self-absorption, which leads to lack of awareness. “A lot of people do it for attention,” said student Jaynene Moreno. People notice hashtags and use them but pay little to no attention to the issue or topic associated with the hashtag because it is more important to fit in than to actually voice their opinions. “They use it to be cool,” said student Martha … [Read more...] about Online media trends influence social trends
By Marlyn Rodriguez |Opinions Editor| With spring coming to an end and summer right around the corner, we need to start thinking about ways to stay in style and keep track of the fast-changing fashion trends, including hairstyles. There are so many different types of hairstyles for both men and women. I'd encourage you to try new things to spice things up and mix your style up a little from time to time. This way you don’t look the same, day in and day out. Trends are constantly changing for both men and women. Women- Messy Curls Some hairstyle ideas are loose, messy curls. The perfect curls for summer are laid back waves that can be done with any hair length. The … [Read more...] about Mixing it up with new hairstyles
By Britney Vargas |Staff Writer| Summer is right at our door step and spring is quickly making its exit, so its about time we start thinking of those long hot days ahead. While we should be celebrating the start of summer and stocking up on sunblock and tanning oils for that natural bronze glow, there’s also those amazing summer trends we need to be keeping up on as well. The good thing is that most of the trends from spring are staying and heading straight into the summer season, but with just a little twist. The powdered neon’s and bright-vivid colors of spring are not budging, and with just a little creativity you can mix and match these electric colors with just about … [Read more...] about Summer fashion sizzles into stores