In the history of the world, only one man has been able to transition from fashion-confused teenager with hair reminiscent of dehydrated ramen noodles to a perfectly smooth, coiffed, FutureSex crooner—under the microscope of the public eye no less!—and that man is Justin Timberlake. Of course, there were many steps in the 20 years in-between (cornrows, buzz cuts, and the male versions of beachy finger waves...also, fedoras), which some might mistake as experiments in personal style, but let's call it what it is: a clueless male trying anything to deal with his naturally super-curly hair. But we gotta hand it to JT, it seems he's finally hit his follicular stride at the tender, ambiguous age of 'early thirties.' (33 tomorrow, if you're counting.) Take note, fellow curly-haired males: chemical relaxers are not just a lady thing. Just as those frosted tips you all sported circa '97 weren't mother nature's doing, that smooth swoop isn't happening with only a comb and some gel. Thanks, Justin, for being that beacon of hope for all the velcro-headed men of this world.
And for no other reason than to swoon, we'll leave this here: