Hair

Is Dip Dye Here for the Long-Haul?

Jerrine M Lowe | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jerrine M Lowe

So before you get bogged down trawling the internet for a solution, I have done a little research to get you started. Here are a few tips to take the stress out of diving in and to ensure your new locks stay in luscious condition.

The F Word: Emma Watson and the Aftermath

Rae Mullins | Posted 24.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rae Mullins

Emma's set out the direction we need to head in, but in order to genuinely permeate our society's consciousness on the gender issue for good, we need to re-tune our media's frame of reference. Just think how many girls came to know of Emma's addressing the UN via an article dominated by images of her outfit...

Forty Percent of All Women Suffer From Some Degree of Hair Loss

Antonia Mariconda | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Antonia Mariconda

Make sure your diet contains lots of protein to keep your hair in tip-top condition. The amino acids in protein help cell regeneration and growth, which is important when it comes to giving your hair a helping hand.

Permission to Shine, 10 Steps to Breathtaking Hair

Rob Blakeman | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rob Blakeman

Banish build-up! Product Residue is one of the major causes of bad hair days by weighing the hair down. A good quality detoxifying shampoo is the best place to start.

What Makes People Go Grey Earlier Than Others?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While some people keep their auburn locks into their fifties, others see grey strands creeping in when they've barely finished celebrating their 21st ...

Why Being Bald Hasn't Stopped These Women From Being Bold...

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Introducing the modern-day calendar girls, with a twist. Our latest source of inspiration (and major admiration) goes to a group of women sufferin...

The Cheap Beauty Supers

Susannah Taylor | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susannah Taylor

You don't always have to go high-end and high-cost to find a cult product. Here are our top buys under £15

Overthinking It at the Hairdressers

Andrea Mara | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Mara

I recently had my hair cut. It's an experience that is in theory very relaxing - an enforced hour of peace and quiet. Time spent reading magazines or Twitter, drinking coffee, and being looked after - being the centre of attention.

Hair Loss: Could Your Diet Be To Blame?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The cure (and cause) for hair loss has been an elusive one, but could a simple change in your diet help? While eating extra carrots, spinach or br...

New Trends in Tokyo

Charlotte Cave | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Cave

Just landed back from shooting four issues of autumn winter fashion in Tokyo. When you go all that way, no point just doing one story when there is so much to say - what a world. What an experience. Misty, humid and hot - as a hair stylist, one could worry about the hair but luckily we are all about 90's grunge: neon wigs, plaits and fifties quiffs; damp air couldn't touch us.

Seven Best Foods for a Beautiful Body

Realbuzz.com | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

The type of food you eat doesn't just affect your health, your fitness and your mood. It can also change the way you look. Here we show you seven foods that can do just that. So, ditch those expensive beauty products and try to eat these nutritious foods instead...

Poorna Bell

Why These Women Are Refusing To Wax Or Shave Their Legs

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

First came the armpit hair rebellion, followed by the bush administration against bikini waxing and now there is...the Hairy Legs Club Movement which ...

The Bald Truth - Why My Follicle Fixation Could Only Lead to Disappointment

George Washbourn | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
George Washbourn

One day, with an unprecedented smugness, I was presented with something when looking in the mirror. There, before my burnt mug, was an unfathomably small, but nonetheless present, crack in my hairline.

'Argh, I've Had a Marecut'! - AKA When New Hair Cuts SUCK

Jody Thompson | Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Jody Thompson

Your reflection in the mirror bears grimacing witness to your new but truly awful hairstyle, the exact opposite of what you asked for. Welcome to the realm of the 'marecut' my friends. An hirsute abomination of your very worst dreams, a hairy horror that style didn't just forget, but Google would happily erase all trace of...

Best Foods for Healthy Hair

Realbuzz.com | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

Many of us spend a fortune on expensive hair products for healthier tresses. However, the truth is, beautiful hair starts with our diets. Healthy hair is nourished hair - and that means supplying our bodies with the nutrients they need. For shiny, strong and slinky locks, check out these top hair foods to add to your shopping list.

Timelapse Video of 18 Months of Hair Growth After Chemotherapy

Laura Price | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Price

For the last year and a half, I have taken a photo of myself almost every day using an app to track my hair growth. I started three months after chemo finished, which is why I look like a baby chick in the initial pics. I also went make-up free in all the photos so that I could track my eyelash and eyebrow growth - a whole year of no make-up selfies, if you will.

Meet The Real-Life Rapunzel And Her Baby Rapunzels

Barcroft Media | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What happened when Rapunzel left the tower? She got married, kept growing her hair and had three daughters following in their mother's footsteps. ...

The Worst Haircut in London

Chris Rooney | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Rooney

I asked for a trim before commencing the obligatory small talk. I had spoken to this hairdresser on many occasions. I always hoped that she would remember me so that we could have some form of ongoing discourse. Naturally, I was too unremarkable for that so on each visit we started anew.

10 Myths and Facts About Hair Loss

Spencer Stevenson | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Spencer Stevenson

It is a complete myth that baldness is inherited from only the mother's side of the family. You hair future is determined by genes from both sides of your family and you have likely ended up with some mix of your parents' hair genes.

Beauty Blog #6: Hair FAQs

Katy Harrington | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Harrington

I used to dread going to the hairdresser, chiefly because the stylist always touched my hair as if it was an envelope marked 'anthrax', rolled their eyes when I asked for 'more blonde' and could barely conceal their laughter when I produced pictures torn from magazines of Kate Bosworth (fair enough).

Boy George's New Hair?

Spencer Stevenson | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Spencer Stevenson

Boy George appeared to have suffered with hair loss for many years after reviewing many pictures of him and more than likely the reason behind why he worn so many hats and made those big flamboyant hats part of his image in my opinion.

Fashion Week Recap: Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Beauty Trends

Vogue.fr | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

From New York to Paris, via London and Milan, Fashion Week has been making its path for the past four weeks, and as designers presented beautiful collections full of covetable pieces, new style directions appeared on the horizon for Fall/Winter 2014-2015.

Helen Flanagan Flaunts New Brunette Locks On Instagram

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

She's no stranger to the selfie, but we can't help noticing something a little different about Helen Flanagan in her latest Instagram snap. If you ...

How to Make Post-partum Hair Loss a Bit More Managable

Kate Boulby | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Boulby

New mums are always asking me what they can do about postpartum hair loss. This is the hair loss that is experienced by probably 50% of new mums, some to worse degrees than others.

From Prada to Prayer "How I Went From Consumerism to Buddhism"

Kiesha Meikle | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kiesha Meikle

For some reason, I seem completely unable to enjoy the present moment without planning or starting my next move 'forward'. I find it very difficult to just be in the now. There are just so many distractions and if I am honest, most of them are unnecessary and self enforced.