A Model of Natural Beauty

Model Tomiko Fraser says her decision to go natural was one of the best decisions she ever made — not only for the health of her hair but also for her career.

February 22, 2015

A World of Wavies

Despite the frustrations, stylists say waves are the most versatile hair type because they can have it both ways.

February 22, 2015

Mascara: How to Get Clump-Free Lashes

It’s ok to use inexpensive mascara!

February 22, 2015

Editorials: Curly Does Not Equal Frizzy

“Frizzy” is in no way an acceptable synonym for “curly,” and from what I can tell from the photo of Ms. Thorpe, her hair is certainly curly, but not frizzy.

February 22, 2015

Best of Beauty

Allure magazine is now accepting nominations for its Best of Beauty Awards.

February 22, 2015

Ouidad Q&A: Deep Treatment Might Help Add Curls

When you’re diffusing you are actually adding more curl with the aid of the diffuser and your hair is performing because it’s not dry and dehydrated.

February 22, 2015

These Aren’t Your Mother’s Blow Dryers

Now, it’s easier than ever to temporarily straighten, dry, or better define your curls.

February 22, 2015

The Art of Cutting Curly Hair

Methods vary, but these stylists are all experts at cutting curly hair

February 22, 2015

The Jane Carter Solution: Homegrown, Natural Haircare

When New Jersey hairdresser Jane Carter developed severe asthma in response to the chemicals she was using, she decided to learn about what went into haircare products. As a result, she created her own line of natural products.

February 22, 2015

Bumble and bumble creates Curl Consciousness

When haircare company Bumble and bumble launched its Curl Conscious line of products, it wanted to do more than sell shampoos, conditioners and styling products. It was about creating a curl culture.

February 22, 2015

Ouidad Q&A: Tell me about Biosoftening

Remember my philosophy: “Less is More” It works in all areas of curly hair care.

February 22, 2015

PhytoSpecific: Especially For Us

PhytoSpecific is a line of haircare products specifically for naturally curly, coarse and relaxed hair.

February 22, 2015

Straight Talk about Thermal Reconditioning

Thermal reconditioning, a Japanese hair-straightening technique introduced in the United States a few years ago, has taken the country by storm.

February 22, 2015

Mother and Daughter's Natural Rituals for Coily Hair

Mothers and daughters should spend special time together working on their natural hair

February 22, 2015

Natural Dyes for Curly Hair

There are many ways to naturally enrich graying hair.

February 22, 2015

Professional Curls

Curly hair can definitely look professional.

February 22, 2015

Ouidad Celebrates 20 Years

Once dismissed for her focus on curly hair, Ouidad celebrated her 20th anniversary with beauty editors who now acknowledge what the ‘Queen of Curl’ has known for so long.

February 22, 2015

Fine-Tuning Fine Curls

Fine curly hair can be challenging. But we provide tips, products and hair styles that can make fine hair much easier to work with.

February 22, 2015

How To Choose a Hairstyle to Match your Face Shape

Styles should accentuate your best facial features while minimizing your less-than-best features

February 22, 2015

A Glossary of Hair-Product Terms

With so many different bottles, tubes and cans of hair products from which to choose, it can be difficult to figure out what they all do.

February 22, 2015