In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Jeff had a long slender face with blonde, flyaway hair and sky-blue eyes.
- Sutaakingu bowed low, brushing back a strand of flyaway hair.
- If you have fine, flyaway hair use some mouse for a firm hold.
- Just as Thomas approached the counter, a tall, lanky woman with flyaway hair popped up from underneath.
- Frizz, flyaway hair, lack of body… the list goes on and on.
- Once she composed herself, and tried desperately to straighten her flyaway hair, she reached out a trembling finger and rang the doorbell.
- Overdrying or overbrushing can easily lead to flyaway hair.
- He was just as defiant, hand resting upon her shoulder and moving up towards her neck, lightly grabbing some of her flyaway hair and making to put it behind her ear.
- Also, I have fine, flyaway hair that no haircut can fix.
- What good is a mirror if you can't fix the flyaway hair it reveals?
- Her hair was messy from the writhing mass of bodies that had been the ‘dance floor,’ and the flyaway hairs seemed to catch the firelight and form a halo around her head.
- A man with flyaway hair was digging through a desk drawer, scowling.
- For flyaway hair you can use mashed avocado and 1 tablespoon mayonnaise mixed together and applied to washed hair, leave on for 10 minutes then rinse thoroughly.
- She leaned over and hugged him, her silky, flyaway hair getting in his mouth and eyes and sticking statically to his hands as he hugged her back.
- Secret: clean, healthy hair in a simple ponytail looks 100% better than dry, damaged flyaway hair that's been tortured and lacquered into place.
- I don't think we'll be using it again,’ I pointed out as a fresh onslaught of raindrops flattened his flyaway hair to the tops of his ears, rather endearingly.
- She could imagine Liz with her flyaway hair and oversized tee shirt on her hands and knees scrubbing at the dirty carpet.
- I have extremely fine flyaway hair, and it dries in a giant ball of frizz.
- Bianca clutched Marcia's flyaway hair for dear life.
- In general, washing your hair every day isn't good for the hair cuticles and can cause dry, flyaway hair.
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