Now, as a salon we’ll be the first to admit that Britain has had its fair share of weird and wonderful hair trends over the years… but have we ever started clipping sprouts to our hair? Not that the team at Tana B recall?
Checking the fashion news this week we were equally delighted and confused at a new Chinese hair style which has taken over the streets of Beijing. Rather than wear a nice bow, clip or hat; people have taken to clipping live and fake sprout pods to their head.
Check out this video from the Wall Street Journal…
Well, according to one commenter on The Guardian these are also absolutely everywhere in Shanghai too, so there’s a definite cultural movement at play here! If you fancy bringing a touch of nature to your hair, then head over to Etsy where people have already started emulating sprout clips for the western market.
It’s all a bit bizarre really and we can’t imagine bean sprouts will make your hair smell too nice after a few hours out in the sun… in fact, we’d rather you kept them in your stir fry to be honest.