Over the past couple of weeks I’ve had someone come up to me and say, “Nice blow out!” After I wipe the confusion from my face I usually respond like this, “…Thanks.” Then I think to myself, what is a blow out? Isn’t it just hair that’s blow dried straight? I doubted myself so naturally I went online and ultimately ended up at the only place appropriate for this sort of thing… Urban Dictionary defines a blow out as:
A hairstyle worn mainly by young Italian-American men. Sideburns and the nape of the neck start at a “1″ and gradient speedily up to a full-blown Italian-American Afro. Hair is gelled into a spikey-look and pulled from the head to maximize height and width.
So, a blow out is a hairstyle a la Pauly D from the Jersey Shore…
Now, apparently this is the same as this:
Did I miss something?