Afro Hair

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    California’s Crown Act proves natural hair discrimination has no place in 2019

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    Beauty

    Serena Williams braiding her daughter’s hair is so much more than just “really cute”

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    Beauty

    Ciara’s dramatic pixie hairstyle is serious #shorthairgoals

Latest Stories

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Beauty

The best afro hair salons in the UK

Because any old high street salon just won't do

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Imani Cottrell
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Beauty

It’s 2019, why are hair salons refusing to cater for Afro hair?

We asked Freddie Harrel to investigate, and the results were shocking

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Stylist Team
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Beauty

5 things only women with Afro hair will understand

Freddie Harrel, founder of Big Hair No Care, shares all of her fro frustrations

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Stylist Team
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People

Natural hair movement: the afro hair revolution that’s finally taking root

Don't Touch My Hair author Emma Dabiri explores the growth of the natural hair movement

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Emma Dabiri
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Basma Khalifa
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“How I learned to accept and love my braids”

One woman opens up about learning to embrace her hair

Beauty

9 curly haired women on the best tip they’ve learned for their hair

Peer-to-peer recommendations you can rely on

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The best bridesmaid hairstyles for long, medium and short hairs
Beauty

The best bridesmaid hairstyles for long, short and medium length hair

Out with the matchy-matchy, in with individualism

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Georgia Drew
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Life

This black hair animation had the most successful short film fundraiser Kickstarter has ever seen

Love Hair is a true celebration of natural hair and black fathers

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Elena Chabo
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Beauty

Lupita Nyong’o was adamant her character in ‘Us’ had natural hair

Her hairstylist details how they decided on the looks they wanted to create

Posted by
Georgia Drew
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Beauty

Meet the female entrepreneurs redefining the black hair industry

Afro hair is finally getting the premium products it deserves – and these women are leading the charge.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Sarah Shaffi
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This city has become the first to ban discrimination based on Afro hair

Grooming policies that ban twists, braids, cornrows and Afros are now against the law

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Beauty

These black-owned beauty brands are the ones to watch in 2019

Meet the brands pushing boundaries in the business and beauty sphere

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

How embracing her afro led Freddie Harrel to shake up the hair industry

With one of the most admired fros on Insta, blogger Freddie Harrel tells Stylist all about her relationship with hair

Posted by
Elena Chabo
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Beauty

Rochelle Humes on ditching straighteners and embracing her curls

"My daughter told me that she wanted straight hair like a Disney princess and it broke my heart"

Posted by
Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Visible Women

From Cynthia Nixon to a history-making skater: the women making waves this week

Celebrating the women who made history and pushed for change over the last seven days.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Beauty

3 festival styles for afro hair you’ll want to try immediately

Trust us on this one

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Stylist Beauty Team
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Visible Women

Remembering Christina Jenkins, the woman who invented the weave

“It’s no overstatement to say Christina Jenkins changed women’s lives forever”

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Anna-Marie Crowhurst
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Viola Levy
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Here's how to prevent sunburnt hair

Filter needed

Beauty

Afro hair takes the spotlight in a new campaign

Here come the curls

Posted by
Viola Levy
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