whereas George just cut it in what we would now know to be the Beatle haircut and took it a little further than they had. They then adjusted theirs to be like George’s.
Birth of The Beatles
Second Home

I recently read in “The Spiritual Life of G.H.” that there was a situation where George had been swimming with two friends, did not have his hair gel with him,…one thing led to another, and the new hairstyle was born.