Short hair that is carefully cut and styled may reveal an artistic
personality. Most high-maintenance hairstyles indicate financial
well-being; short hair that requires regular cuts and dyes may reveal
that the woman cares about her appearance, and is willing to spend a
significant amount of money to look good.
Spending a significant percentage of one’s income on hair – or any
other aspect of personal appearance – suggests vanity, a need for
acceptance, concern about others’ perceptions, and possibly insecurity,”
writes Dimitrius in Reading People.
What Long Hair Reveals About Personality
Women who are over 40 years old and wear their hair long may not
resist growing up. Dimitrius writes, “Sometimes women with this trait
are caught in a time warp and still think of themselves as teenagers or
college students rather than as grown-ups. Such women may be fairly
unrealistic in their outlook on life as well as in their perception of
Women who have long hair may believe it makes them more sexually
appealing. Long hair could also reveal a bohemian spirit or freedom from
What Gray Hair Reveals About Personality
Women who let their hair go gray naturally – or who dye it gray or
white – are likely to be comfortable with their age and who they are as
women. Generally speaking, they decide for themselves what they like and
what looks good on them (unless of course they are allergic to hair
dye. In this case, gray hair doesn’t reveal personality traits).
What Mohawks and Purple Hair Reveal About Personality
Women (and men) who do strange and wonderful things with
their hair may be artistic and nonconformist. However, they may be
conforming to their own subculture (punk rock, Goth, rebellious artist,
etc). People who experiment with dramatic hairstyles are generally young
and adventurous, with little regard to how they're perceived by
"conventional" society, such as employers or authority figures.