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

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

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

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

Latest Stories

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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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Hanna Ibraheem
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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?

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

The Halo Code champions all Afro hairstyles.

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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.

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Keeks Reid
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Leah Sinclair
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“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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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.

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Sagal Mohammed
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Hair

How to work out the porosity of your hair

It’s the key to keeping it moisturised.

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Florie Mwanza
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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.

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Giselle La Pompe-Moore
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Beauty

Easy hairstyles Black women can do at home

Lockdown showed us the importance of knowing how to care for your hair without access to a salon.

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Vivienne Dovi
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Beauty

Today is National Crown Day in the US. Here’s why it’s important

It marks the one-year anniversary of the signing of the CROWN Act.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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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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Lucy Partington
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Here’s why you might not be able to get a blow dry when salons reopen

It’s all to do with hairdryers and air flow.

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Beauty

What it‘s like to lose your hair to alopecia

Gina Atinuke Knight lost her hair due to post-traumatic stress.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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Life

Oscars 2020: true story behind this award-winning short film celebrating natural hair

You need to watch Hair Love, a true celebration of afro hair and black fathers.

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Elena Chabo
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People

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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Jessica Rapana
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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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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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Life

Natural hair movement: meet the woman closing the gap in haircare

Joycelyn Mate is the co-founder of the natural haircare brand Afrocenchix

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Hannah Keegan
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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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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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