Top Ten Disadvantages of Having Long HairI have hair that extends to my waist, which I like, but there are a few disadvantages of having long hair. This list ranks the top ten worst things about having long hair.
The Top Ten
When I was little I had short hair and wanted to grow it out long (because back then I had a Dora haircut that I hate, but what everyone else loved and even back then I hated Dora). So I did grow it out long and it stayed long until early 5th grade when I got silly puddy stuck in half of my long hair and cut that half with a pair of safety scissors and in a few weeks my dad cut the other half to make it match. During that short duration of long haired hood since my hair apparently can't be healthy once it gets past or even at my shoulders it looked all ratty and unhealthy and it was hard to brush. Only certain hair types can have long hair, but I mean I like short hair and I've had it again ever since fifth grade. I like long hair and it looks very good on a lot of people, I just don't want it because my hair type isn't meant for it. Also I don't like hairstyles and I still can't tie hair and I'm a teenager, I have to use a lot hair clips, though I can do a standard braid for hair I ...more - Anonymousxcxc
I don't have particularly long hair, but it is ridiculously thick. It makes it basically impossible to wash thoroughly. - PositronWildhawk
Short hair is the best. It's just easy to deal with. Plus it makes some people look tougher. - Therandom
I've always wondered, why do girls have or want long hair? - Therandom
Its just easier to deal with. It doesn't get in our way, it dries quickly, and it's how the military does it! - Therandom
I used to have long heavy metal hair but I had to get it cut two years ago cause the knots were horrible. It's medium length now but even though I prefer long hair, no knots and easier washing is a plus
Imagine it:you combed it very well before you sleep, but when you open your eyes again, you see knots everywhere.
I'm black so with my curly long hair, it gets tangled quickly. I have to use a brush (not a comb) to get the tangles out every day and I have to put conditioner in it.
I don't have curly hair, but my sister does and because apparently it's extremely hard to take care of to keep it all healthy she has to do some things I think are quite weird to keep it healthy and one of the things that I learned from her is that in your teenage and adult years (I think I may be slightly inaccurate about that) you aren't supposed to really brush it.
I have curly thick hair that is long. It get mats, not knots. Now matter how much I brush it there still are mats.
In my armpit when I'm running, between me and the chair when I sit down, under the straps of my bag...
I mean that men can pee through zippers because they can stand up.
I still remember that comb in my hair... - SamuiNeko
A few friends in my school use my other friend's hair as a dog leash.
Happens to me all the time.
Whoever does that are babies
Pulling other people's hair is way too lame! 👎
This doesn't happen that much to me, though. - SamuiNeko
And stuck in your teeth if you don't find out until later
Athletic people can take advantages by having shorter hair.
When water is poured on your hair it will go down resulting in you having to put it back or flip it
That's why before I race I have a haircut (the only time I have a haircut)
Heh, I could make a fort out of the shampoo bottles I used since birth. - SamuiNeko
Perhaps this is the universe's way of telling me its time to donate again... - keycha1n
I have short hair but I still use a lot of shampoo. - Pegasister12
My hair is extremely long. I use up a good number of shampoo on it. - TwilightKitsune
They're such a pain to clean.
Yes its absolutely right one..
Long hair sucks
I have long hair but it's relatively thin so that doesn't usually happen. - PianoQueen
My hair isn't greasy at all. In fact, I have the opposite problem. My hair is rather coarse. - RockFashionista
Well, long hair is more likely to trap heat then short hair, so yeah. - SamuiNeko
İt is soo hard to keep Clean and Healthy hairs
It's so digusting to find long strands in my bed