Afro Hair

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Latest Stories

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Beauty

The greatest new products to hit the beauty desk this month

Future beauty icons.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

Phoebe Waller Bridge’s pixie cut is giving us serious short hair envy

The Fleabag star has swapped that classic mini-bob for a shaggy pixie crop, and we’re fans.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

“Why ‘the Brandy’ was the most significant hairstyle of the 90s”

“Her signature braids stood boldy in a sea of whiteness, at a time when ‘the Rachel’ was all the rage”

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Leah Sinclair
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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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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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“Canerows on the catwalk are a cop-out – why fashion needs to stop repeating the same hairstyles

'Diversity' needs to do better.

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Beauty

Taraji P. Henson‘s natural hair is the honey blonde curls of our dreams

Plus other celebrities‘ natural hair

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

These are the prettiest hair colour trends for afros and curls

Get ready to get autumnal.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

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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Elena Chabo
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Beauty

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

Grab some snacks and settle in.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

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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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

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

They can make or break your hair

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Jacqueline Kilikita
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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Expert tips on how to cure braid itch

So we can all stop patting our heads

Life

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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Christobel Hastings
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Beauty

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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Hollie Richardson
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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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Beauty

“How I learned to accept and love my braids”

One woman opens up about learning to embrace her hair

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Basma Khalifa
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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