Campaign To Dismantle Narrow Beauty Standards

Lekia Lée | Posted 19.02.2017 | UK Style
Lekia Lée

banner The problem is not that we appreciate beauty but that the definition of beauty is so narrow, too narrow to include afro textured hair, so while society is waking up to the damaging effects of its narrow definition of beauty, advocating for body acceptance, even skin colour acceptance, hair discrimination still goes largely unopposed.

Dreamgirls, Savoy Theatre

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

The past run of shows at The Savoy Theatre have been like reading my musical wish list for the West End. It started with Gypsy, then along came Funny ...

Donald Trump Has Best Take Yet On 2015 Blizzard

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Politics

Donald Trump’s hairpiece might be a little taut. Whereas most Americans reacted to Tuesday’s blizzard with Instagram pictures and a welcome da...

So What Should Cancer Look Like?!

Charlotte Kitley | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charlotte Kitley

'But you look so well!' It was a shocked response I have become used too. If the illness of a person is judged on their appearance, then I generally haven't fitted the criteria. It doesn't matter that I have incurable cancer, to many people, there is almost a sense of disappointment that I don't look like I'm on my death bed.

A Problem Shared Is a Problem Halved

Gwennan Thomas | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Gwennan Thomas

Sometimes I look back at my life 12 years ago; before alopecia. If I am honest with myself I do at times miss having hair, especially my eyelashes and eyebrows; which are what shape our facial features.

How to Lose Your Hair in 10 Easy Steps (Ideally During Chemotherapy)

Laura Price | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Price

Ok, let me first make it clear that I am in no way urging you to try these steps at home. Hair loss is one of the things we most commonly associate with cancer and chemotherapy, so I decided to make light of my experience and share with you the unfortunate steps of my road to bald-dom.

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.

Nicole Scherzinger's Got A Dramatically Different 'Do

MyDaily | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Style

Nicole Scherzinger has swapped her usual glossy brunette tresses for a peroxide blonde crop (with the help of a wig, we presume)....

Hot Or Not: Katy Perry's Fringe Wiglet

MyDaily | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Style

Katy Perry arrived at the BBC Maida Vale studios in London yesterday (19 March) sporting a new fringe to go with her current blue hairdo....

Guess Who: Which Little Mix Embraced Her Inner Toyah For New Year's Eve?

MyDaily | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK Style

Okay so she's far too young to remember Toyah Willcox* but that didn't stop Perrie Edwards from Little Mix channeling the punk rocker - or at least he...