ADVERTISEMENTSColored red, the shag gave women a touch of spice. Perhaps the fiery 70’s attitude followed with Jane Fonda being arrested in Cleveland.
Being a versatile style, others quickly followed. The younger generation youth movement known as hippies embraced this messy style with longer more natural layers of course to distance themselves from the mainstream conformists.
During this fascinating period, the mature generation of women wore the Jane Fonda style shag with low-cut bangs. The younger women embraced the longer style like Goldie Hawn’s 1972 long shag with bangs framing the face.