Afro Hair

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    Hair

    The best ingredients for afro-textured hair, according to the experts

  • Black woman getting a haircut from a white hairdresser
    Hair

    All UK hairdressers now have to be trained in Afro-textured hair – but will it make a difference?

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    Beauty

    6 silk pillowcases that will improve your skin, hair and scalp

Latest Stories

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Hair

Knowing your hair porosity is the key to keeping it moisturised. Here’s how to work it out

Plus, how to care for it.

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Florie Mwanza
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Beauty

Are knotless braids the low-tension answer to box braids?

It might be time to wave goodbye to your box braids.

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Florie Mwanza
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At-home hair treatments: best products for all hair types
Hair

The best at-home treatments every hair type, texture and concern

Stuck indoors this rainy weekend? Set aside time for some hair TLC.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Beauty

Sol de Janiero just launched a dry shampoo that’s formulated with its cult Cheirosa '62 scent

It also contains Brazilian kaolin clay and rice starch to absorb excess oil.

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Stylist Beauty Team
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Kiran Meeda
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The summer haircut trends to know about for your next salon appointment

A new cut or style is on the horizon.

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Hair

8 ways to protect your hair and prevent breakage while you sleep

A hair expert explains easy steps you can take.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Beauty

The best afro hair salons in the UK

Whether you want box braids, cornrows, a weave or to nourish natural hair.

Posted by
Imani Cottrell
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“How I deal with all the unwanted comments men make about my hair”

Dating men opened one young Black woman up to a host of unsolicited comments and 'compliments' about her hair. This is how she deals with them.

Posted by
Dahaba Ali Hussen
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Hair

“This new hair advice service has completely changed the way I treat my natural hair”

Introducing Carra.

Posted by
Nateisha Scott
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Hair

Pretty Damn Good: the styling wax this beauty entrepreneur relies on to keep her edges laid

The formula stays in place all day.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Beauty

How to care for afro and curly hair when you can’t get to the salon

We asked the experts.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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This new initiative is working towards ending hair discrimination

Did you know that 65% of Black British people have experienced hair discrimination?

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Hair

The UK has its first Black hair code to end discrimination in schools and workplaces

The Halo Code champions all Afro hairstyles.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Hair

Turns out protein could be damaging your hair

Protein can be a godsend for damaged hair but overuse could be damaging it even further.

Posted by
Keeks Reid
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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”

Posted by
Leah Sinclair
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Hair

This Channel 4 documentary brilliantly untangles the history and politics of Afro hair

Have you watched it yet?

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Beauty

The best hair masks for every type, texture, and concern

Slap one on and let it sit.

Posted by
Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Hair

Good Hair: Charlotte Mensah’s expert guide for anyone embracing natural curls

Hair industry legend Charlotte Mensah has released her debut book.

Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Posted by
Hanna Ibraheem
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Does your hair snap when you brush it? That could be a sign of dehydration

Here's how to keep it healthy.

Life

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Where Stylist meets Joan and Jericha, the hilarious hosts of the most biting podcast around

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Stylist Team
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