New words – 26 September 2011

blondarexia noun an extreme dedication to bleaching one’s hair

And Mena Suvari displayed all the signs of a blondarexia sufferer as she walked around Beverly Hills this week.
[ 3 June 2011]

chopper noun a type of hairstyle that resembles a slightly messy bob

Instead of bypassing the trend altogether […] may we suggest going for the chop – or rather the chopper: a chic, bohemian take on the classic short bob.
[Grazia (UK celebrity magazine) 16 May 2011]

winge noun a false fringe hair piece

If you’re not blessed with a chunky fringe, a super-short clip-in ‘winge’ is the answer.
[Grazia (UK celebrity magazine) 18 April 2011]

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