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This is the new chapter of the black hair industry, and it’s pretty powerful

This could change the beauty landscape forever

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Our junior beauty writer’s curly hair routine – in micro detail

Grab some snacks and settle in.

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The best afro hair salons in the UK

Because any old high street salon just won't do

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PSA: Tracee Ellis Ross is launching a curly hair brand in just a few days

It's been 10 years in the making

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Why your hairbrush is the most important tool in your beauty kit

They can make or break your hair

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Expert tips on how to cure braid itch

So we can all stop patting our heads

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China McClain’s short hair transformation is ideal for summer

“It’s gone by the way guys. I cut it off close to a year ago,” the Black Lightning star revealed.

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

The new legislation explicitly bars discrimination against Black hairstyles.

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

Williams told the history of braiding and bonding.

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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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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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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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“How I learned to accept and love my braids”

One woman opens up about learning to embrace her hair

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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, short and medium length hair

Out with the matchy-matchy, in with individualism

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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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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

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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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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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