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Summer 2016 hair color trends

If you’re like me, you’ve been dying to color your hair for awhile now. With summer, comes much needed changes like a new color. Naturally I’ve been turning to my Instagram feed for some inspiration. Varying from bold blues to natural [...]

June 19, 2016 Celebrity & Hair Trends, Hair News, The Latest

The Facts of Balayage Highlights

Balayage highlights have rose to popular this past year. This highlighting technique has been around for quite some time but is coming to salons all over. Balayage works well with all hair types and colors. It’s a french coloring technique [...]

June 14, 2016 2016 Hair Trends, Hair Dye Coloring, Hair Styles, The Latest

What? Wear a weave at work – your afro hair is unprofessional

What happens when your work is acceptable but your hair is not? Leila – not her real name – says her London employer has told her on a number of occasions not to turn up for work with her natural [...]

May 15, 2016 2016 Hair Trends, Going Natural, Natural Hair, Relaxed Hair, The Latest, Weaving

Been Wearing The Same Style Forever?: Consider A Hair Make-Over

We can get stuck in a functional rut. It is easier to stick to a routine than to venture out on something new that looks great on the model in the hair magazine, but may look totally different if you [...]

November 1, 2014 Hair Styles, The Latest
Camp Swimmers

Summer Camp, Sleep Overs and Grooming Tips for Girls

Managing hair while away at sleep-over summer camp can cause angst. It did for me. The summer of 1976 I attended Camp Wathana’s two-week camp program, in Holly, Michigan. A subsidiary of the Camp Fire Girls of America, I looked [...]

June 29, 2014 Going Natural, Hair Growth, Hair Styles, How To, Natural Hair, The Latest

The Black Hair Conundrum and Blue Ivy

The conundrum of how to best manage black hair has some intra-racial politics in play. Recently, a few black women initiated a petition demanding a good ole’ fashioned hair combing for Blue Ivy. The self-imposed hair council are not made [...]

June 24, 2014 Celebrity & Hair Trends, Hair News, The Latest