"I wanted “locs” since I was a little child. It is all my own hair. I think it is fun and expressive."
— Department of Justice employee
"I dance the hula and wear my hair long in the Hawaiian tradition. The hairpiece is a “Haku.” The green leaves are Ti leaves that are also used to make
traditional Hawaiian dance skirts."
—Hawaiian dancer and singer
"I had a white fuzzy fluff halo that hung
around my head. I shaved it off because I didn’t like that image of myself. Now my wife tells me I look much younger and sexier. I like that."
"I wear the braid to hold my hair out of
my face when I teach."