“Kate Middleton and Prince William present an expertly united, royal front, charming and safely relatable while never giving a modicum of real, raw, personal information away to the media (as is royal tradition, where members of the Royal Family do not traditionally express personal or political views).
“Kate’s hair – glossy, bouncy, and billowing – seems to act almost like a shield, disarming press, photographers and onlookers.
“We cannot conceive of the Duchess of Cambridge without her famous mane, and so with every public appearance she makes, one of the first questions will be ‘what has Kate done with her hair today?’
“And every time the Duchess makes a small change, like with the tight curls she wore to the Royal Variety Performance, it’s a major talking point.
“The fact that Prince William is the royal with the second most searched hair in the UK is fascinating, especially given the stigma around male pattern baldness.