Like headscarves, headbands are worn on the one hand for purely fashionable reasons and on the other as protection against cold, especially cold ears. In cold weather, soft fleece headbands are a popular protection against the cold.
Classification of the category Headbands
A headband is a round band that is worn tightly around the head. It runs across the forehead above the ears and covers them completely, half or not at all. A headband will either carried.
For example, there are headbands to which a flashlight is attached; this is called a headlamp. This special lamp has the advantage that it does not have to be held in the hand, so it is often used in surgery and in the doctor’s office.
Following the same principle, a camera can be attached to the headband. This is used in the film to shoot scenes from the perspective of a performer. But also in reports, to give the viewer the feeling to be part of the plot itself. In both cases an extremely authentic representation of the plot succeeds.
Fashionable fame reached the headband in the wild 80s. There it served mainly only as an accessory, but in some cases also to keep the good hair from the forehead. As the headband has become the trademark of many stars, such as Axel Rose or Nena, it has become more and more modern even among teenagers and young adults.
Today, the headband celebrates its first revival, so there is a wide range of headbands in numerous shapes and colors. Especially beautiful for women are those forehead bands, which are set with small crystal stones, so that they are really gummy.