In 2006, Abhishek Bachchan was shooting for his film ‘Jhoom Barabar Jhoom’ where he went viral everywhere with his zigzag metal hairband style. His fan followers started copying his style and it soon became a trendsetter nationwide. Abhishek’s new zigzag metal hairband style won a lot of attention then. Now more than a decade, Abhishek is back with the same hairstyle creating a huge sensation over the internet. We all know during this lockdown period how difficult it is to manage unkempt long hair among men. They have been struggling a lot during the lockdown.
Amid coronavirus pandemic, a few Bollywood stars are indulging every possibility to connect with their fans and keep themselves connected with their daily activities. Some celebs are doing a live session on their social media handle or ‘Askme’ to respond to certain inquiries by their fans. As of late, Sonam Kapoor’s spouse Anand Ahuja enjoyed fun chitchat with Abhishek Bachchan on social media during an ‘Askme’ session.
Fans Want Abhishek Bachchan’s Signature Hairband Look
In an ‘Ask Me’ live meeting on Instagram, Anand Ahuja was recommended the crisscross headband to shield his hair from falling all over. Ahuja tells the netizen how to manage long unkempt hair while working out or playing basketball. Anand solicited Abhishek to share a brief look from his lockdown haircut, on high demand. “Yoooo! We should see that lockdown hairdo,” he stated. Anand additionally shared an image of Abhishek sporting the hairband and expressed, “@bachchan it’s fan fave #TBT.” Tagging Bachchan in an Instagram, Ahuja stated, “All Men need your hairband style back. I assuredly can’t pull it off.” Bachchan shared the story on his profile and answered, “Brother! It’s back! Been wearing it.”
Recently, in an Instagram post, Abhishek uncovered that he had long hair while going for the song shoot Tere Bina from Mani Ratnam’s Guru, as it was shot while he was shooting Jhoom Barabar Jhoom. They used to pin up my hair during this shoot to look shorter and justify the coherence look of Gurukant Desai,” he stated.
In 2016, fashion stylist Agnimitra Paul stated to The Telegraph in a meeting that the hairband, which ended up being the “all-new male bling” had just been in design among the adolescent to restore the brush look, much before Bachchan’s appearance in it. Also, without a doubt, the unisex crisscross hairband is a bit of nostalgia for a large number of us who grew up showing off what was thought to be an “ubercool” feeling of style by wearing this hairband. Not simply Bachchan, English former footballer David Beckham also used to sport the zigzag hairband. It’s been an old trend which is back again as a new trendsetter in 2020 during the lockdown.