This FAQ, and the associated "Resources For Longhairs", were originally written as an FAQ for the users of the Men's Long Hair Hyperboard. The source for much of the material comes from a compilation of that site's users' comments from 1997 to 2003.
I no longer revise this material and no longer seek correspondence concerning it; however I have left it on line for those who may find it useful. If you are seeking support or information, I recommend you post to:
That web community is frequented by hundreds of longhaired men daily, and the men there will promptly provide you with support or information.