Farrah Fawcett was a well-known pop icon for over two decades, 1970’s and 1980’s. She has a great contribution in the fashion world, particularly her fashionable hairstyle which is a cultural apotheosis.
Pop culture icon in the 70’s and 80’s, Farrah Fawcett’s was known for her hot red bikini and fashionable hairstyle which is a cultural apotheosis.
This swimsuit poster of Farrah Fawcett has made more than 20 million copies. She was known as one of the crime fighting trios on the Television, The Charlie’s Angels. [Via]
Farrah Fawcett became the first on the list of all the most iconic hairstyles in the 70’s . Because of Fawcett’s fashion and remarkable achievements during the decade, people looked upon her and began to imitate her fashion, mostly her “Farrah-Flip” simply Farrah Hair hairstyle. It became very popular at that time not only in the American continent but world-wide. When she appeared in the commercial show of Lady Schick Speed Styler in the 70’s, more than half of her fans were convinced that they could do their hairstyles at home.
In the vintage ad, we see Fawcett use the bulky hair dryer with a comb attachment to transform her soaking wet strands into “flippy curls.” Angela Cartwright of “Lost in Space” fame even makes an appearance to boast how fast the tool dries her short hair.
Farrah Fawcett for Lady Schick Speed Styler in 1974. [Via]
Lady Schick Speed Styler with Farrah Fawcett [Via]
Aside from the Lady Schick Speed Styler, Farrah Fawcett was the most known beauty product endorser/promoter in 1970’s.
Until today, many women still made follow the hairstyles made popular by Farrah Fawcett.