According to Guinness World Records, the current world recorder holder for the longest hair is Xie Qiuping of China. Xie Qiuping’s last haircut was in 1973, and now she holds the record with 16 feet of hair. When she travels, she has to wear it styled in a tiara and bring a special hair attendant along with her.
China | Red Yao women, a minority ethnic group from Huangluo Yao Village in China, have an average hair length of 5.5 feet. The longest locks measure more than 6.8 feet. During the summer and autumn months the women wash their hair in the river.