It has been around since the very beginning of time when the cavemen used bits of bone and teeth to fashion decorations for their necks, hands, ears and hair.
Headbands are also categorized as hair ornaments, also known as hair pins, combs, and slides. However, throughout history, hair ornaments also loosely included hair rings, hair spirals and hair nets.
In the couture world, hair jewels or hair ornaments are presently referred to as hair accessories.
What you call them really doesn’t matter. As hair accessory fashions have become more sophisticated, one thing is certain, the headband has kept pace and place.
It’s variations are endless and are know a necessary item.
Aren’t you glad we’ve evolved?