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Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby tattoogoddess » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:25 pm

I was thinking about gifting hair... doing braids and hair cuts. How would I control the Moop of hair? Any ideas?
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Postby trilobyte » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:28 pm

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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby lemur » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:28 pm

ASK NASA..

they like the flowbee model of hair cutting:

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Postby BoyScoutGirl » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:37 pm

Hmm... maybe, instead of cutting hair, you could offer to do braids with bits of colorful yarn woven in? Maybe add chunky beads if you're sure you can wrap the hair tight enough that the wrap will last all week. No feathers, of course.
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby AntiM » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:40 pm

There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby tattoogoddess » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:42 pm

ensimismada wrote:Hmm... maybe, instead of cutting hair, you could offer to do braids with bits of colorful yarn woven in? Maybe add chunky beads if you're sure you can wrap the hair tight enough that the wrap will last all week. No feathers, of course.


I thought about doing that. Just sticking with braids. But a few of my burner friends said I should gift my cutting talents. Idk. It would be fun but a shit ton of moop! Im already offering to do body paint. So maybe braids and paint is enough? Idk would people actually want hair cuts at bm? It's hot and all. Hummmm.
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby tattoogoddess » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:43 pm

AntiM wrote:There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.



That sounds awesome!!!! I would have loved to see that! Did people actually do what they spun?
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Postby theCryptofishist » Tue Jan 31, 2012 7:49 pm

AntiM wrote:There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.

Pretty sure that was 2002. I think it was the first time I heard the term "mullet".
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Postby ygmir » Tue Jan 31, 2012 8:22 pm

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AntiM wrote:There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.

Pretty sure that was 2002. I think it was the first time I heard the term "mullet".

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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby AntiM » Wed Feb 01, 2012 4:40 am

tattoogoddess wrote:
AntiM wrote:There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.



That sounds awesome!!!! I would have loved to see that! Did people actually do what they spun?



As far as I know, yes.

If hauling the cutting implements works for you, then do it, and if an opportunity arises for a cut, then do it (over a tarp, out of the wind). However, if these are the tools you make a living with, I wouldn't suggest getting them anywhere near the playa. Crap happens out there, in unimaginable ways.
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Postby Drawingablank » Wed Feb 01, 2012 7:49 am

tattoogoddess wrote:
AntiM wrote:There was a huge camp once who had a wheel of barbering, whatever you spun was the cut you got. Mohawks, shaved, bowl cut, mullet, and many more. Much MOOP, but I'm assuming they had a good plan.

I can ask MyLarry about bringing his 12V mini shovac from the truck. He might not want it on the playa though. But yeah, styling and embellishing may be more fun than actual cutting.



That sounds awesome!!!! I would have loved to see that! Did people actually do what they spun?


There was a camp doing that on the 9:00 plaza last year and yes, whatever you spun is the cut you got. My son and I went, but there was a huge line so we didn't stick around for a cut.
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby Bob » Wed Feb 01, 2012 10:20 am

Someone in my camp in '97 was shaving balls, crotches and whatnot. Style wheel for that could be interesting.
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby gyre » Wed Feb 01, 2012 10:36 am

Can you cut wet?
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby tattoogoddess » Wed Feb 01, 2012 5:47 pm

Yep I can cut wet. That would somewhat down on the hair blowing away.This is something I have found though that may work. It looks stupid as hell but im sure most people would want to take it for a costume lol
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Hum Idk it sounds like fun the whole pick a hair cut and thats what you get. Any other hair stylist on the board? Also I found this- http://www.abattoir.com/~prime8/images/ ... rcuts.html
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Re: Moop Control? Any ideas?

Postby gyre » Wed Feb 01, 2012 9:36 pm

Cutting hair isn't that rare on the playa.
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