Muslim women cover their hair at all times.
In Sikh religion, cutting or shaving of any body hair is forbidden.
Orthodox Jewish women expose their hair only in private. Wigs are worn to cover hair in public. Men wear long side burns in curls and do not shave until they are married.
A Native American child's hair is a sign of health. Cutting or shaving the child’s hair brings bad omen. It is believed that it can bring sickness and death to the child.