Ok, so I'm sure that most of my readers are Gyaru, gyaru-inspired or at the very least know what gal is.
And im 99.9% sure that everybody knows who Snooki is.
With the "Jersey Boom" happening all over the media now, love it or hate it, everybody knows what guidos and guidettes are. I am no exception. I love Jersey girls.
I do not like people callin Jersey girls "american gyaru". Theyre not gyaru, and gyaru are not guidettes.
I will not deny that there are quite a few similarities: the dark eye make and nude lip, big hair, big lashes, long nails, stylish clothes.
Both love shopping and having fun, but today I'm gonna point out the differences between Gyaru and Guidettes.
Lets start with the Evolution of Gal:
(i stole this from Lisha, because i was too lazy to type it)
The hair was bleached during this time because of the lack of colouring kits. The hair is usually seen as brown, med brown, blonde, and also white.
The clothes has a 70's and 90's feel to it; pastel or garish colours, characteristic knit styles, the way some of the dresses have a boxy feel when worn on the body, tight pants, etc.