HiR 5.25: Colored Strands, Dreadlocks, Lady Gaga Bows, and President Obama's Hair Texture Revealed

Apple Martin's new pink locks with mom, Gwyneth Paltrow.

Apple Martin debuted pink locks while heading to her “uncle” Jay Z and Kanye West’s concert Watch the Throne with her mom, Gwyneth Paltrow.

Dancing With the Stars pro Lacey Scwhimmer rocked the pastel trend with blue, pink and purple ends at the Billboard Music Awards 2012 earlier this week.

Rihanna performing at the American Idol finale this past Wednesday.

Rihanna surprised us all when she showed off dreadlocks in her natural hue for her performance on the finale episode of American Idol this week.


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Professional hairstylist Marcello Marino’s daughter, four-year-old Marcella Marino, was devastated when her Lady Gaga inspired bow hairstyle was banned for her school photo.


Stylist Marcello Marino's daughter shows off her bow 'do.

New York City salons are feeling the heat from the Department of Consumer Affairs since the department has attempted to crack down on differing prices based on gender.

Halle Berry showed off a new style recently, an ear length bob full of curls, which sparked instant attention. The actress took the time to talk about her hair and all the style changes she makes, but gave everyone security that the pixie cut will forever be her staple hairstyle.

At the time, five-year-old Jacob Philadelphia pats Obama's hair to see if the President's hair is like his.

White House photographer Pete Souza snapped a photo of a little boy patting President Obama’s hair while in the Oval Office that was instantly loved by aids and officials, and therefore hung in the West Wing. While a majority of the West Wing’s photographs are recycled out, this photo has remained for three years. —Aja Edwards  

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