Afro Hair

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Buy Tracee Ellis Ross's Pattern Beauty in the UK at Boots

Newsflash: Tracee Ellis Ross’s bestselling haircare brand is finally available in the UK

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Kiran Meeda
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    ‘Bouncy blow-dry TikTok’ is a real thing but is the trend inclusive of coily or textured hair types?

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    Make your braids, twists and faux locs last longer before pay day with these 5 expert hair tips

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    Why is this harmful chemical still being used in hair relaxers?

Latest Stories

Woman smiling with afro hair in patterned headscarf
Hair

“A celebration of my natural hair and learning to style it myself”

How one woman’s afro hair journey is finally reaching a place of comfort.

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Jazmin Kopotsha
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Hair

Knotless braids could be 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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Hair

This new book debunks 4 harmfully pervasive myths about Black hair

A Quick Ting On The Black Girl Afro is out now.

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Morgan Fargo
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Zainab Kwaw-Swanzy, A Quick Ting on The Black Girl Afro
Hair

This new book celebrates the rich cultural history of Black hair

A Quick Ting On The Black Girl Afro is out now.

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Morgan Fargo
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Morgan Fargo
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These extraordinary hair sculptures are a tribute to loving natural hair

Read an extract from author and artist Laetitia Ky’s new book, Love & Justice.

The Curl Talk Project: visit the empowering exhibition series sharing portraits and stories of curly hair
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This powerful London installation is dedicated to celebrating curly hair in all its glory

“I use my hair to dismantle decades of negative messaging.”

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Amy Beecham
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Google
Careers

“5 things I learned when I opened a barber shop with hair inclusivity at its heart””

Number one: lean into being a boss

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Hair Steaming
Hair

“This old-school treatment has kept my delicate hair damage-free for decades”

A simple solution, steaming helps conditioning treatments penetrate the hair.

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Akesha Reid
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what is a texture release
Hair

“I swapped relaxer for this natural hair treatment and haven’t looked back”

Ever heard of a texture release?

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Akesha Reid
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Yara Shahidi is all the cool-girl curly fringe inspiration we need

Plus, what you need to know before you cut one.

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Morgan Fargo
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Beauty

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

Slap one on and let it sit.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Morgan Fargo
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These popular hairstyles could be causing more damage, split ends and breakage

That trusty ponytail is starting to look a little sus, hey?

Best haircare gift sets 2021
Hair

Give the gift of great hair with one of these haircare gift sets

There’s something for every head of hair.

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Shannon Peter
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best afro hair brands
Beauty

The best Black-owned hair brands and the women behind them

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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Beauty

A-beauty is the latest (yet oldest) trend you need to know

Do you know your moringa from your marula?

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Hair

These are the essential products you need to care for afro hair in winter

We set the misconceptions straight.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Beauty

A beauty expert’s curly hair routine – in micro detail

Grab some snacks and settle in.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Hair

Hair equality update: where next for the natural hair movement?

Ahead of World Afro Day, we look at what progress has been made for hair equality in the UK in the latest issue of Stylist.

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Stylist Team
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Amerley Ollennu
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Sagal Mohammed
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8 historic Black hair moments to remember, from the 1700s to the present day

There’s a reason why hair is such an integral part of Black history and heritage.

Woman styling afro hair in mirror
Hair

Why we need to rethink the language around afro hair

Less taming and controlling, more love and acceptance.

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Nateisha Scott
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