Japanese rank the cutest female hairstyles in the following ranking, with an old favourite coming top.
The ranking, with votes given for each and sample photographs – note that the names given are taken straight from the English-sounding terms the Japanese made up for themselves to keep things looking stylish to other Japanese with a similarly lacking command of the English language; thus they bear no great relation to actual English hairstylist terminology.
The example photographs were selected by Japanese observers and so should correspond to the Japanese terminology:
Strangely, the venerable Ascension Pegasus MIX Sakari is nowhere to be seen.
More pressingly, lovers of ponytails and twintails seem to have been told to go to hell – these hairstyles are apparently so unfashionable that the survey organisers wouldn’t dream of insulting respondents by suggesting they might prefer such a style.