The world had already been watching Britney Spears unravel for years when she walked into a hair salon in Tarzana, California, a decade ago and shaved her head. Images of a wide-eyed Spears bald as the day she was born, gritting her teeth, are memorable not only because they are visually jarring when compared to her polished pop-star looks, but due to the nature of the act itself. She recoiled from celebrity culture by mortifying her own flesh.
The popster had checked into an Antigua facility but quickly left before returning to L. And then on Friday, she returned to Southern California — and she shaved her head completely bald. Video of the newly bald Spears, 25, was captured at a Sherman Oaks, Calif.
The latest buzz on Britney Spears has a lot of people shaking their heads. It wasn't long ago that few thought or cared about what went on inside the mind of the pretty, perky pop star. Now, after she shaved her head in a bizarre episode that culminates a months-long saga of controversial behavior, it's the question being asked by her fans, her foes and the general public: What was she thinking? While psychologists and those around Spears speculate about the cause of her downward spiral, two things seems clear: The one-time pop princess is acting out and in dire need of help.
In the centre of my left thigh, there sits a roughly six-by-six-inch black and grey tattoo that was given to me by my partner just over three years ago. It depicts the floating head and manicured hand of Britney Spears, frozen in the iconic moment of shaving her head, an act that spawned a massive tabloid spectacle and, a decade later, remains fodder for a myriad of internet trolls and memes. I grew up with Britney.
Stronger than yesterday! The date was February 16, Spears, then 25, walked into the hair salon at approximately 7 p.
By then, the pop tart was a superstar, but after a quickie marriage and split from Kevin Federline and two kids, she was on a downward spiral — Partying with no panties! Collapsed in a club! Investigated by L.
In an upcoming documentary designed to help launch her comeback, the singer candidly addresses her erratic behaviour and her ongoing battle with loneliness. What the hell was I thinking? You have to be that way, so I'm kind of stuck in this place and it's like: How do you deal?
By Andy Soltis. Schleimer suggested to the LA jury that Spears was afraid a judge would order a test of her hair. If drugs were found, the judge could take away her two sons and give custody to ex-husband Kevin Federline.
The Toxic singer shocked the world in February when she took a razor to her long hair and left a hair salon in the middle of the night with a bald head. But a decade on, Britney is back at her best, performing in her hit Las Vegas show at Planet Hollywood and enjoying time at home with her two sons, Sean and Jayden. And looking back at her time as a mum, Britney shared a throwback picture to to highlight how happy she was that her life is back on track and she's in a good place.