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  Red hair - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The biochemistry of red hair appears to be associated with the melanocortin-1 receptor while the red colour itself is produced by an iron compound.
It is this aspect of the inheritance of red hair that tends to lead to the various permutations of the milkman joke.
While some people favor the red hair solely for its exotic aesthetic pleasantness, others are more passionate and insist on giving their attentions only to natural redheads because they possess certain desired physical features such as pale skin that never tans, freckles, light pink areolas, and red pubic hair.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Red_hair   (1041 words)

  
 Red hair - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Red hair is common in Ireland and Britain.
Red hair (also referred to as "auburn", "ginger", or "titian") is a hair color that varies from a deep red through to bright copper.
Early artistic representations of Mary Magdalene usually depict her as having long flowing red hair, although a description of her hair color was never mentioned in the Bible, and it is possible the color is an effect caused by pigment degradation in the ancient paint.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Red_hair   (2315 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Red hair   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Red hair is a hair color shared by several species, among them humans, orangutans, domestic cats, cattle, and horses.
Although red hair in the human population is most commonly associated with those of British or Irish descent, dark red or reddish-tinged hair can be found in a few other Caucasian populations.
Early artistic representations of Mary Magdalene usually depict her as having long flowing red hair, although a description of her hair color was never mentioned in the Bible, and it is possible the colour is an effect caused by pigment degradation in the ancient paint.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Red_hair   (1279 words)

  
 redhair
The thing to keep in mind when rendering red hair on your mini is to use a pallette that is somewhat muted.
OK heres where I use a nice intense and clean red.  Since the browns and yellows we use are muted if we add a "dirty red" to our base color our final color will be to dirty looking.
Be careful the red is overpowering a little is all that is needed.
www.warpaintstudio.homestead.com /redhair.html   (1150 words)

  
 The roots of red hair
For a child's red hair is not explained by the foods, vitamins or lifestyle of a pregnant mother, but by a good old return to biological reductionism.
The study of red hair and sun-sensitive skin (skin that burns rather than tans in response to sunshine) is one such example.
Red hair is such a distinctive characteristic that one can imagine, in some future world, two red heads meeting up on some distant planet and the conversation quickly turning to their place of birth!
genome.wellcome.ac.uk /doc_wtd020874.html   (1076 words)

  
 Tips For Coloring Red Hair by Hair Colour To Go
The red shades vary in depth from a light strawberry blond to rich auburns and striking burgundy.
A typical problem for coloring hair red is for the root area to come up too "hot" or bright and/or the ends turn dull and brown.
Hair Colour To Go's main office is located in Milwaukee, WI 53226, less than 2 hrs.
www.haircolourtogo.com /tipsredhead.cfm   (613 words)

  
 Genetics of Red Hair
Red hair is commonly associated with people of British or Irish descent, although red hair is found in many other parts of the world.
Red hair is usually significantly thicker than the hair of people of European descent with other hair colors.
The variation in one's hair and skin pigmentation can be traced to the amounts of the chemicals eumelanin (brown and fl melanins) and phaeomelanin (red and yellow melanins) produced by melanocytes (or 'color cells').
www.geocities.com /red_head_stranger66   (292 words)

  
 Red Hair Dreams
Eventually we are able to trace the red hair factor to the Sumerians of Mesopotamia, to the ancient Egyptians, the Gauls, the Celtic Scots, the Irish Druids, the Picts, the Gaelic, the Basque; then back again to the original tribes of Israel.
Red hair is not the predominant hair color amongst these people today, but originally I believe that most were blonde and red haired people.
This pattern of red hair was now beginning to take on meaning and I am convinced that most of the 'sahar' [blonde-haired and red-haired] people have the same origins – that of the space travelers.
aquarianmysteries.com /redhair2.html   (3045 words)

  
 Morbid Outlook - The Cult of Red Hair
I like to imagine he saw in her loud red hair and her bawdy personality the epitome of a woman freed from all convention and inhibition.
Red hair dye is among the hardest to maintain for a simple reason.
When you artificially color your hair with red dye, you are introducing color molecules that expand with the aid of hydrogen peroxide and trap themselves under the cuticle layer in the cortex.
www.morbidoutlook.com /fashion/articles/2001_02_redhair.html   (1655 words)

  
 Dermatology at Edinburgh
For instance, people with red hair are usually fairly pale skinned, they don't tend to tan, they burn in the sun and are more likely to have freckles.
If however you only have one change, you have an increased chance of having red hair but, the chances are that you won't have red hair, although you will tend to be more sun sensitive than the average person.
One medical importance of red hair is that individuals with red hair are, on average, more likely to burn in the sun and they are at an increased risk of skin cancer.
www.derm.med.ed.ac.uk /06_teaching/redhairgen.htm   (1110 words)

  
 Red Hair Facts
Red hair is seen on the heads of only four percent of people.
They were then and have since been strongly associated with red hair for their mischievousness and otherworldly talents.
Russian tradition declares that red hair is both a sign that a person holds a fiery temper and craziness.
www.purgatory.net /kornelia/1603/red_hair_facts.htm   (1483 words)

  
 Chicago Hair Salon: RED 7 SALON: hair, beauty, nails
RED 7 is a boutique Chicago salon providing the best in hair, make-up, facial waxing, and nail services.
RED 7 SALON is an industry leader driven by highly educated and dedicated professionals who are passionate about showing kindness, creating comfort for others, and exciting clients by exceeding their expectations.
RED 7 SALON is committed to maintaining a modern family environment, where each individual is always welcomed and gladly accepted for who they are.
www.red7salon.com /chicago_hair_salon.htm   (580 words)

  
 Alyson Hannigan: Short Red Hair
In her sizzling new poor little rich girl role, Alyson's red tresses, which have varied wildly in the past from vibrant light cherry red to multi-streaked with shades of white blonde, have been darkened to a sleek and dangerous auburn.
In that role her gorgeous red tresses were worn shoulder length with lots of blonde highlights.
When hair is 100% dry, apply a small drop of shine serum and lightly brush over the top of the finished style.
www.hairboutique.com /tips/tip11006.htm   (1365 words)

  
 Red Hair and Quesadillas (Man Behind Red Shades 3)
You wouldn't think red hair would appeal particularly since everything I see is some shade of red (or fl).
But the truth is, I had a thing for red hair long before I wound up with red shades.
And although at five, most of my male age-mates were chasing Hotwheels, not girls, I used to wait at the front window for her mother to drive up in a slick blue 1971 Dodge Coronet, and let her out.
www.themedicinewheel.net /series/redhairandquesadillas.html   (3977 words)

  
 Ó Dochartaigh Clann: Red Hair
All of her seven brothers had RED hair up until they were in their twenties.
I think that red hair is a prominent trait of the Dohertys.
Red hair isn't all that common here anyhow, but all the red heads I can think of have other surnames.
www.odochartaigh.org /portal/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=252&PN=1   (758 words)

  
 How to Switch From Brunet to Red Hair - eHow.com
Red does fade rather fast, so look for a base that is one to two shades away from your natural brown and gives you your desired red cast.
If you have applied henna to your hair in the last year, remember that you cannot perm it or use a chemical color over it.
The idea is to leave the hair in as good, if not better, condition than it was before the chemical service.
www.ehow.com /how_15308_switch-brunet-red.html   (681 words)

  
 Short Hair: Blunt Red Bob
Robert confirmed that Jennifer's hair looks "great, really amazing" and that because shooting for her TV series Ghost Whisperer is over for the season, Jennifer has the option to wear her "real hair" out and about for appearances and the Red Carpet.
Robert confided that the long dark chocolate brown strands that she wears on Ghost Whisperer is a add-on hair that is worn as part of her Ghost characterization.
When utilizing hair as an accessory it is important to make sure that you alter your makeup palette and clothing to work in harmony with new hues.
www.hairboutique.com /tips/tip100092.htm   (842 words)

  
 Be Stylish with Red Hot Red Hair Highlights or Bright Red Hair!
From Nicole Kidman's soft strawberry blonde hair to the rich beautiful copper red of a young Vanessa Redgrave to Lucille Ball's defining bright red hair, the range of red hair color to choose from is virtually unlimited without even considering red highlights.
Minerva suggests that you choose the hair color you'd like to achieve and simply accent those beautiful red tones.
When choosing a red hair color to color your gray/white hair, (especially with 50% gray or more) a darker color-or one with more "depth", will give a better result.
www.haircolorathome.com /red.html   (271 words)

  
 The Adventures of Beth Alyson (and her Super-Dog Clover): Red   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In addition, her hair color is equivalent to Tim's hair color when they were around the same age.
Oh- yes and as expected there goes mom defending her red hair as "it was that time of year" or "just in that picture".
My Mom is disappointed that, at age 79, she still doesn't have the white hair she always wanted (just a slight hint of gray), so I didn't think that someone as young as yourself would be disguising hair color secondary to aging.
bethalyson.blogspot.com /2006/03/red.html   (2059 words)

  
 Red Hair - dyestat.com Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Back to subject, I've seen a bunch of fast red heads, and most of the red heads i kno are fast, i need to kno what peopel think, does having red hair give you the advantage, why or why not.
I think that the only connection that can be made is that red heads are faster because we are generally from places that are culturally fit place and therefore have micro-evolved to be slightly faster (Ireland, holland, Northern European).
Just because red hair is more distinguishable...I'd say there are less fast red heads then brown or fl or blonde even.
www.dyestat.com /forum/showthread.php?t=4630&page=1   (414 words)

  
 Red Hair -- Red Hair
Red hair, red beard, ruddy skin (or all three), though less frequently employed, were also used to make Judas stand out from the crowd.
Red Hair: Red hair is another gene for hair color present on a different chromosome.It blends its effect with other hair colors.
Redness of the hair seems to be caused by a single gene pair with two...
www.yrhair.com /redhair   (2945 words)

  
 ☞ Hair   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Choose a warm palette if you have a golden or yellow skin undertone and are a warm brunette, red head or golden blond with green yellow or rich brown eyes.
Some hair care lines even have a spray scent or shine spray you can add to your locks the day after washing to keep them looking and smelling fresh.
Steve Hall, of Heaven Hair, said he was outraged at being asked to “betray” the confidence of his clients.
www.hair-101.info /natural-hair/gwyneth-paltrow-photo-natural-freckles...   (684 words)

  
 The Marilyn Thermal Red Hair Brush
The angle in the hourglass shape prevents hair from sliding out of the brush bristles during styling.
With the Marilyn brush a greater number of bristles reach the hair roots, stretching and pulling them up to the heat of the blow-dryer.
With this grip the hair ends are more controlled, offering better results in less time.
www.ballbeauty.com /marilyn_thermal_red_hair_brush.htm   (169 words)

  
 Is Red Hair for You?-iVillage Beauty & Style
Fiery red hair is something Hollywood has loved throughout the ages.
But from strawberry blonde to auburn, crimson to copper, there are so many ravishing reds available that it's difficult to know which is right for you.
All reds that are natural for people are red-orange tones.
beauty.ivillage.com /hair/color/0,,7g91zlpk,00.html?...   (232 words)

  
 Sylvie's red hair
Long gone are the days when red haired witches were burned at the stake, I was never stoned by my schoolmates in the school playground, nor spat on in the street !
I have never been a "lonely" redhead either, since one of my brothers has red hair (the other is "normal", with dark hair !).
Today, there are five redheads in the family, since my three children have red hair to varying degrees going from fair red to dark red.
sylvieweb.free.fr /redness.html   (335 words)

  
 Annie Gallup — Red Hair   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
You've always had a thing for girls with red hair
But this year all the girls have red hair
To that darkened room, touch her hair, and you won't have to speak
www.anniegallup.com /music/swerve/redhair.htm   (258 words)

  
 Red Hair
Nappy, kinky, or curly hair are determiners for African ancestry.
In humans, kinky hair (H++), curly hair (H+), wavy hair (H), and straight hair (h) are dominant, in that order.
According to Jonathan Rees the author of “The roots of red hair,” There are two sorts of pigment in skin or hair: eumelanin, which is brown or fl, and phaeomelanin, which is red or yellow.
www.stewartsynopsis.com /red_hair.htm   (2794 words)

  
 Playapixie: Red Hair
Well, there was that one time in the 7th grade when I bleached my hair blond with 3 bottles of Sun-In and my mom made my dye it back, but other than that, my hair has always been just like the rest of me, natural.
She has PINK HAIR!" The mommy always looks at me with complete exasperation, as though to say "Oh sure, go right ahead and make my daughter drive me crazy asking me why she can't have pink hair, too".
It was Joy who bleached her hair and I made her dye it back or stay "grounded" until it grew back.
www.playapixie.org /past/000204.php   (676 words)

  
 Red Hair Dye   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Temporary hair colors, which are applied in the form of rinses, gels, mousses, and sprays, only coat the surface of the hair.
Temporary hair dyes don't penetrate the hair shaft since they should wash out within 2-3 shampoos.
The basic dyes are very popular because they significantly color the hair in a short contact time due to using a neutral pH.
www.cas.astate.edu /draganjac/Redpage.htm   (123 words)

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