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Hair equality
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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Hair

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.

Posted by
Sagal Mohammed
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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.

Posted by
Nateisha Scott
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Florie Mwanza tries out a silk press
Hair

Everything you need to know about getting a silk press

By someone who has tried one.

Posted by
Florie Mwanza
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Giselle La Pompe-Moore
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“How my afro hair journey has brought me closer and closer to my mum”

One writer reflects on a relationship build through hair.

best hair masks
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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Hair

Here’s how to properly nurture your hair under a hijab

Avoid friction at all costs.

Posted by
Zeynab Mohamed
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TikTok time saving hair hacks
Hair

The best of TikTok’s many time saving hair hacks

Because not every day is sloppy topknot day.

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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Pinterest launches inclusive hair filter tool for all textures
Beauty

Why Pinterest’s new hair filter tool is such a game changer

No more endless scrolling

Posted by
Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Dr Zoe Williams
Celebrity

Dr Zoe Williams opens up about dealing with microaggressions in a new Instagram post

“After a lifetime of ‘laughing it off,’ I am only just now learning to set boundaries for myself.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Beauty

Knotless braids could be the low-tension answer to box braids

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

Posted by
Florie Mwanza
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Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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How to cure braid itch, according to the experts

So we can all stop patting our heads.

Gym hair: how to protect your hair when working out, including when to wash it
Wellbeing

Here’s why you should wash your hair before working out

We're shocked too....

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Hair

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

We’re often told about the perils of using specific ingredients on afro-textured hair, but what about the ones that keep coils healthy?

Posted by
Keeks Reid
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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?

One writer explores her own experience in salons and what this new practice means for Black women.

Posted by
Banseka Kayembe
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Best silk pillowcases: the simple bedtime switch that comes with incredible skin and hair benefits
Beauty

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

It has a host of benefits for your skin, too.

Posted by
Kiran Meeda
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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.

Posted by
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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Stylist Beauty Team
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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.

A lady getting her hair cut in a salon
Beauty

The summer haircut trends to know about for your next salon appointment

A new cut or style is on the horizon.

Posted by
Kiran Meeda
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