Ah, well, if we're talking favorite Christmas movies, nothing beats the 1951 "A Christmas Carol" with Alastair Sim for me. I like "It's A Wonderful Life" too, but Alastair's my favorite.
2a... very a. In constant battle with stringiness.
Hair is fine/thin (either or both... I think both), prone to frizziness. Thought it was highly porous, now I'm not sure.
Profile pic is 3-14-16, rushed 2nd-day hair. Growing out a pixie cut.