Control is a recurring theme for the former child star; the fragrance she launched last year was called In Control. She comes across as desperate and sad, someone who is finding it impossible to cope with the excesses of fame. Having the head shaved can be a punishment prescribed in law. Prisoners commonly have their heads shaven, to prevent the spread of licebut may also be used as a demeaning measure. Competitive swimmers will often shave their entire body, including the head, to reduce drag while swimming. In Europe, the practice dated back to the dark ages, with the Visigoths.
In the second world war, the heads of French collaborators were shaved as part of their public humiliation.
The bald truth
Disappearing blonde gene Fischer—Saller scale Fischer scale Melanocortin 1 receptor. While disgusted by this cruelty, I reflected that we British had known no invasion or occupation for some years. More pertinently, though, the hairdresser revealed Britney's extensions were in a terrible state with only "about four inches" of natural hair underneath them. A look that was popularised in the mid's by wrestler, Steve Austin. In ancient Greece shaved heads were a mark of the slave. Muslim men have the choice of shaving their head after performing Umrah and Hajjfollowing the ancient tradition of committing as a slave to Allah. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.