This ancient Roman denarius coin depicts Cleopatra as a sharp-nosed, thin-lipped woman with a protruding chin.
Two apprentice geisha wear their hair in a traditional chignon style.
The Merovingian kings of early Europe wore their hair long as a sign of status.
The conical, veiled hennin became popular in the 1400s in some areas of Europe.
An Orthodox Jewish man with the traditional peyos, or long sidelocks.
A girl wears her hair in cornrows.
Louis XIV wore massive wigs in the style of royalty of his era.
The "high and tight" military haircut.
A take on the popular 1960s beehive hairstyle.
1920s film star Louise Brooks sporting a bob hairstyle, later popularized in the 1960s by Vidal Sassoon