Ni Linmei, 57, claims she has not had her hair cut for 16 years - and it now measures 9ft 6in (2.9m) long. But she is now considering going for the chop because her locks are so inconvenient.
The Chinese woman is now considering going for the chop because her locks are so inconvenient
Neighbours in her home town have been clamouring to have their photograph taken with her
Ni Linmei, of Shanxi province, China, spends two hours every day to wash and dry her jet black hair
Keeping it under control: Most days Ni Linmei winds her hair on top of her head to keep it out of the way