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Pretty Pastels With an Edge

Ashleigh Houlton | Posted 08.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ashleigh Houlton

It's that time of year again (although the weather would certainly disagree); with spring in full bloom and summer around the corner, candy colours are back! Flicking through the glossy pages of this month's Vogue, I can't help but be drawn to the ice blues, gentle lilacs, soft pinks, mint greens and lemon yellows.

Hamas Police Condemned For 'Arresting & Beating Young Palestinians For Indecent Hairstyles'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK

A human rights group has condemned Palestinian police for allegedly arresting, beating and cutting the hair of young men found to have “indecent” ...

De-Africanisation

Precious Williams | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Precious Williams

Before I could even talk or walk, I was given the message that being black was an affliction, that as a black human being I needed to be adulterated, corrected, improved. Even my mother - born and raised in Nigeria - seemed to want to de-Africanise me as quickly and as absolutely as possible.

Keeping Up With The Kardashians' Hair Dramas

Jonny Harris | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jonny Harris

The Kardashians: arguably the most famous family in America and certainly the most portrayed in the media, they are known for keeping up appearances a...

Haircare Tips for Dazzling Locks

Zahra Razavi | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

In the modern world, our hair has to cope with much more than it ever has before. When we're not dying it some delicious new colour, we're using curling tongs and hair straighteners to achieve whatever the desired effect.

Brits 2013: How to Get Revenge on Your Ex, by Taylor Swift and Rita Ora

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Tetteh

IF you're trying to get back at you're ex for dumping you, don't look to Harry Styles for inspiration.

11 Ways To Prevent Hair Loss (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

During Thinning Hair Awareness Week (yes, it's a real thing..) HuffPost UK Lifestyle asked hair experts to let them know if there are any ways to keep...

Silvio Berlusconi, Hair Apparent? A Look At His Ever-Changing Hair

Jonny Harris | Posted 20.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jonny Harris

At 76, Silvio Berlusconi is doing pretty well in the hair stakes, seeing as by the age of 80, 80% of men will have experienced some degree of hair los...

Weekend Shopping: Valentine's Day Lingerie and Beauty Buys

Sarah McGiven | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

Here are a few of my favourites out there at the moment to help beautify body and soul because, whilst the products and the make up will make you look gorgeous. There's nothing like that confident, sexy feeling of fabulous, well-fitting lingerie no matter what your size.

The UK's First 'Robot' Hair Transplant and Hair Loss Myths

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Whitmarsh

In the last week, the UK has just witnessed a significant breakthrough. One that could soon prompt an intriguing rash of conversations in various male...

Nicki Minaj: Hair Styles Through The Years (PICTURES)

Elliot Wagland | Posted 11.03.2013 | Home

Rapper Nicki Minaj is known for her flamboyant style but she's taken it to a completely different level with her hair. Ms Minaj must have the bus...

41 Things I Have Learnt From Shaving My Head

Amisha Ghadiali | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK
Amisha Ghadiali

At first it didn't even occur to me to shave my head. Instead I most of my 21 inches inches off it, which were donated to The Little Princesses Trust to make wigs for kids with cancer, leaving just half an inch of hair.

Hair's Where It's At: Calculating the Cost of Hair Removal

B.J. Epstein | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
B.J. Epstein

If so many people genuinely feel worried about the hairless state of affairs we've found ourselves in, why not do something about it? Imagine the time and money you could save, imagine the other things you could do instead of heading to the salon, and imagine how much better you might end up feeling about yourself.

8 Best Hair Styling Products For Christmas Party Season

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Are you bored of your hairstyle and want to try the latest up-do or bob? Then it's time to explore the latest crop of hero hair styling products that ...

Aussie Man Thrown Out Of Bar 'For Having A Mullet'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Uh-oh - hair we go! A man claims he was thrown out of a bar in Perth, Western Australia, simply for having a mullet. (We should just add that the man ...

Why Getting Your Hair Cut Is a Form of Therapy

BritChick Paris | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
BritChick Paris

Hairdressing is often the opposite of a beautifying moment and rather a minefield of emotions but sometimes very illuminating ones. Next time check out how you feel when you get your haircut. If you don't like what you see you might want to switch the hairdresser's chair for a therapist's.

I Go Back to... Blonde

Rosemary Mac Cabe | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK
Rosemary Mac Cabe

What's in a mane? It's been said that blondes have more fun; that redheads are fiery and feisty (loathsome word though that is, applicable only to women who have opinions); that brunettes are serious and hardworking; that women with black hair are untameable and carefree (given the rarity and ethnic profile of the black-haired woman, that's a stereotype that merits a longer discussion on race).

The Slacker's Guide To Sunning It

Hannah Moff | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Moff

The sun always comes as a shock to us Brits, so it's wise to prep it as much as possible before you go away. This is the slackers guide to sunning it.

Hair Trends for 2012: Hollywood Does Short Hair

Thomas Dunkin | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK Style
Thomas Dunkin

A new 'crop' of Hollywood's leading ladies are stepping out with ultra-short hair. Some, like Harry Potter star, Emma Watson have used a dramatic change to mark the end of an era, while others, like actress, Carey Mulligan have chosen a soft, short cut to perfectly compliment delicate features.

It's the Pits

Cherry Healey | Posted 07.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Cherry Healey

You'd think that in 2012 we are liberated enough to discuss body hair without going red. And that actually growing a little bit wouldn't be a big issue. Wrong.

Hair-Raising Conversations

Minna Salami | Posted 05.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Minna Salami

Hair may be seen as a woman's crowning glory, but in African heritage societies it is much more than that.

Make My Hair Count

Amisha Ghadiali | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK
Amisha Ghadiali

Cutting off women's hair has often been used as a punishment in conflict or in prisons. For many women their hair is an important part of their identity. And the style that they choose to wear is an important expression of who they are.

Hot Summer Locks: A Q&A With Errol Douglas, Celebrity Hairdresser and OBE

Lisa Stokes | Posted 21.09.2012 | UK Style
Lisa Stokes

Want to keep your locks looking hot all summer long? I caught up with celebrity hairdresser Errol Douglas at his Knightsbridge salon to get some tips on holiday and festival hair.

11 Facts About Women You May Have Forgotten

Anna French | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Anna French

It may seem that I am stating the obvious here, but judging by things I've heard recently a reminder may be in order.

Whether it's Chris Evans saying that women are much better at making beds than men or a woman's voice suddenly rising above the murmur on the bus, saying "well duuuh, all women love shoes", everyone seems to have an opinion on what women are like.

Meet London's Hottest Hairdresser, Jamie Stevens

Erica Crompton | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Erica Crompton

Thirty-one-year-old Jamie Stevens has been nominated for British Hairdresser of the Year this year. But that should come as no surprise. Already he's worked with everyone from Kylie to Stella McCartney.