Many of you can identify with getting a haircut acting as a trigger for ASMR. So today, after more than two years of growing it really long, I went in and had a cut.
I sat down at the basin to have my hair washed. Usually the feeling of the warm water, accompanied by the soft, gentle rubbing from the washer (man or woman, usually female though), massaging my scalp, gets me going.
This time it was different. Way different. She was so rough with my hair, and as far as ASMR goes, it was a turn off. No tingles this time. I’m surprised I had any hair left at all afterwards.
I still remember the good old days of being at my old salon or studio, where the girls would be so gentle. I almost fell asleep. I might go back there actually.
Then I had my hair cut, and it was butchered! Way shorter than I’d like, but still not what you’d call a short hair cut. Sort of like a medium. So you can bet that I won’t be going back there for a while… or ever. Probably another two years or so at least.
These are just mini-updates that I was too lazy or busy to make a post for. They also list changes or additions that have been made to the blog, for interest's sake and to follow how the blog is developing.
- Work in progress on new page.Full list here.
- Enabled mobile layout for blog.
- Updated hotspots page.
- Work in progress on new page.
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