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

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

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    The best afro hair salons in the UK

Latest Stories

Dating

“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.

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Dahaba Ali Hussen
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Workouts

“How I keep my braids and scalp healthy while working out”

Sometimes maintaining hair health is as tough as the workout itself.

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Florie Mwanza
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Podcasts

“How I made a successful business out of losing my hair”

When Gina Knight was diagnosed with alopecia in 2013, she decided to create a community for Black women to come to terms with hair loss

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Charley Ross
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Beauty

These simple tips will help refresh your braids

And make them last longer.

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Ataowaji Victor
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Jessica Rapana
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People are comparing this congresswoman to a bald male cartoon character and it is absolutely not OK

Ayanna Pressley is trying to make peace with her alopecia diagnosis, so why are some people making it harder?

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People

Gabrielle Union urges women to call out workplace discrimination in powerful post

As questions continue over her firing from America's Got Talent, the actor says it’s important to speak out.

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Anna Brech
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Long Reads

Gabrielle Union was told her hair was “too black”. When will this racism end?

The star is alleged to have faced racist comments before being fired for her role as judge on America’s Got Talent.

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Soraya Bouazzaoui
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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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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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Hollie Richardson
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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.

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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Beauty

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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Georgia Drew
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