The 70’s was truly a decade that brought many historical and radical changes. Without this period, the world would not be as it is now from fashion to music. This was the period that surfaced rock and disco. It was a great time for radicals.
It was the decade introduced to the world hairstyles that still make us nostalgic to this date.
There were many hairstyles that made their mark during the 70’s. The following female hair icons and their signature hairstyles still do not fail to induce a giggle and a sigh to those who come to love the vintage strands.
Anyone lucky enough to be alive in the 70’s would not miss the rave of disco music. And who better rocked the stage as the Queen herself, Donna Summer, with her big voice. Aside from her big voice, she wore that big hair effortlessly with style.
Short and blond. This became the signature hairstyle of many female punk rock artists and their followers. No thanks to Debbie Harry, the girl who rocked the world with her band, Blondie.
Farrah Fawcett, the star of Charlie’s Angels, definitely look angelic with her long blond curly locks. To this day, the classic let-down-your-golden-hair still remain loved among many females. And with Fawcett wearing the bouncy hair, it looks simply stunning.
The braided beauty, Bo Derek, made braided hair look absolutely stylish. And the hairstyle became more of a fashion trend when accentuated with beads just as the female star in this photo. Her cornrows was definitely a bold digression from the big crown many females wore in the 70’s. After she was seen wearing it in a movie, many girls followed suit. And they don’t mind spending almost half a day doing their hair.
Another daring 70’s hairstyle that screams “So What?” is worn with confidence by Joan Jett. Bold and shaggy, only a girl with guts can pull off this kind of haircut. And being a very strong and straightforward woman, this hairstyle certainly makes a statement.
Big and bouncy curls, the hairstyle that made Diana Ross not only the female star of the Supremes, but also the female hairstyle icon. She not only had beautiful powerful voice. She had beautiful locks that framed her beautiful face.
Ali Macgraw sported a bohemian hairstyle way back in the 70’s. And almost every girl during that time loved to wear the simple yet lovable brunette hair down and parted in the middle to produce that very chic look.
As an actress and a supermodel, Jerry Hall was looked up to by female audiences for hairstyle tips. And she did not fail her fans with her lovely long curly hair. This look had that sprite-like, magical effect on anyone who wears it.
The French Jane Birkin looked absolutely simple and yet elegant in her bangs and tousled strands. No wonder she is one of the favorite models of high-end fashion brands.
Olivia Newton-John earned her right to be a hair icon with her vintage half-up-half-down hair and bangs. The hair suits her girly flair. Definitely subtracts years to your age.