Natural Hair

Helping Girls Learn To Love Their Curls

Vernon Francois | Posted 26.10.2016 | UK Style
Vernon Francois

We had a group chat where they all agreed that they wore their hair straight because it was seen as more prized, attractive and easier to manage. They also said that they never wore their hair curly because they didn't know any techniques for styling it effectively - there was a massive knowledge gap.

This 5-Year-Old Recreated Solange's Album Cover Hair And It's Going Viral

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Style

Solange is making a powerful statement about beauty standards with her new album, ‘A Seat at the Table’, which features powerful lyrics about embr...

The 11 Most Popular Beards On Instagram

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Style

So here we are, approaching the final quarter of 2016 and in facial hair world, the popularity of beards is not abating. In celebration of World Bear...

12 Ways To Style White Hair

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.08.2016 | UK Style

Traditionally, the arrival of white hair is cause for plucking and panicking the advent of ageing is upon you. Well, so what, is what we say. White ha...

The 22 Best Braids To Keep Humid Summer Hair Under Control

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 17.08.2016 | UK Style

Summer weather can be a nightmare for our hair care: we’ve all experienced a Monica at some point. But the hot weather doesn’t mean you ha...

16 Stunning Shots Of How To Style Grey Hair

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Style

The way society makes out, you’d be forgiven for thinking going grey was the death knell to having decent hair Ever Again. Instead, these Pinterest...

Here's How To Manage and Reduce Hair Damage

By Georgia James | Joanna Carrigan | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK Style

Blow-drying, backcombing, colouring, curling, highlighting, hot-ironing… in the quest for great hair, we certainly know how to put our strands throu...

8 Things You'll Only Know If You Don't Wax

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Style

It's summer time and finally the world is ready for exposed skin. You've never seen the point in removing all your body hair only to have it all grow ...

This Father-Daughter Duo Will Give You Major Hair Goals

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 27.06.2016 | UK Style

A father and daughter have been taking over Instagram with their stunning natural hair. New York artist Benny Harlem shares photos of him and his daug...

Bride Turns Dream Of Natural Hair Wedding Into A Beautiful Reality

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Style

A bride who had dreamed about how she was going to style her and her bridesmaids hair since before she got engaged, was surprised to find that strange...

Four Natural Ways to Get Thicker Hair

Liana Werner-Gray | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Style
Liana Werner-Gray

These tips, tools and recipes are for men and women, and can help us avoiding having to stress about lack of hair or spend a lot of money or doing painful procedures like hair transplants to get your hair thicker. Even if you are worried you are starting to go bald, you don't have to lose more and you can actually reverse the process and grow it back.

10 Steps to Healthy Hair

Imogen Clegg | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Style
Imogen Clegg

It is one of those things most of us females strive for: luscious, thick locks. Over the years, I have seen so many different hair tips, and I have tried and tested numerous techniques. Some worked, some didn't, and here I want to share with you the ones that I found the most useful!

London Photographer Creates Stunning Artwork From Afros

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 22.03.2016 | UK Style

A London-based photography student has created a stunning project turning afros into art. Dazhane Leah hopes her work will break down the stereotypes ...

Black Hair Is Finally Fashionable. But On Whose Terms?

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Style

Until recently, PhD researcher and writer Emma Dabiri was ashamed of her afro hair. But having spent years of her life undergoing chemical straighteni...

The Politics Behind Black Women's Hair

Tracey Agyeman | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Tracey Agyeman

did the big chop about three years ago, and I did so not because of any social trend, or to be in touch with my roots but rather because I became aware of the dangerous side effects. And I can tell you today, I do not feel anymore Ghanaian today than I did on that day because, as my girl India Arie sings beautifully, I am not my hair.

11 Incredibly Easy Natural Hairstyles

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 24.08.2015 | UK Style

There's a distinct lack of hair tutorials available for women with natural hair, but BuzzFeed's latest video is definitely a step in the right directi...

Six Myths About Hair Extensions Put Right, By a Man That Knows..

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jasmine Dotiwala

When I first began in this industry, hair extensions were the reserve of only showbiz pop-sters actors and film stars like J Lo, Beyonce and countless others who trot up onto a different red carpet daily, rocking yet another new and different hairstyle - changing colour, style and even the length of their hair.

How to Tame a Curly Mane

Ekaterina Botziou | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ekaterina Botziou

For thousands of years, beauty, status and wealth have been measured by the length, color and celebrity appeal of the follicular crown. A glossy mane symbolizes strength, health and vitality. Follicle worshipping has become the norm all over the world, and humans undergo daily grooming rituals to appease the Bedhead Gods.

Blue Ivy has Black Hair: Topic of Petition

Sacha Wise | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Sacha Wise

As a woman who understands the importance of hair care. It's disturbing to watch a child suffering from the lack of hair moisture. The parents of Blue Ivy. Sean Carter A.K.A Jay-Z and Beyoncé has failed at numerous attempts of doing Blue Ivy Hair. This matter has escalated to the child developing matted dreads and lint balls. Please let's get the word out to properly care for Blue Ivy hair.

Study: 40% Of African-American Women Put Their Hair Above Their Health

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Two out of every five African-American women avoid exercise because of concerns about their hairstyles, a study has found. The findings, which wer...

Viola Davis, YOU are a Winner

Victoria Uwonkunda | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Victoria Uwonkunda

At last night's Academy award ceremony, Hollywood's big night, actress Viola Davis, lost to heavyweight thespian Meryl Streep in the 'Best Actress' category, but to so many of us, she was the queen of the night.