How To & Style Articles

Tress Tamers Who Defy Tradition
Tress Tamers Who Defy Tradition
Every curly head is different—so are the stylists who have built their career on cutting curls and kinks. Here, we uncover some unconventional curl-centric stylists who put their own creative twist on the curly cut. From cutting in the fourth dimension to feng shui hair, their unique approach stretches far beyond the traditional!
The Kindest Cut: Wet, Dry or a Combination?
The Kindest Cut: Wet, Dry or a Combination?
Curl experts all are passionate about their techniques, whether they cut the hair wet, dry, wet into dry, dry into wet, or some other variation
Superstar curls on a Schoolgirl Budget
Superstar curls on a Schoolgirl Budget
Before Sarah Mangum left her lifelong home for college, She made it her mission to scour the city for the essential products I need to wash, condition and style her curly locks to perfection.
Curly Teen Scene: Curls are a Great Icebreaker
Curly Teen Scene: Curls are a Great Icebreaker
Curls are a great way to start a conversation.
Kids Curly Hair Q&A: Should I Brush My Curly's Hair?
Kids Curly Hair Q&A: Should I Brush My Curly's Hair?
You are right about brushing: NEVER brush curly hair!
Natural Hair Through the Eyes of Three Generations
Natural Hair Through the Eyes of Three Generations
Family sometimes presents the greatest resistance to one's choice to go natural
The Mane Manual to Curl Philosophies
The Mane Manual to Curl Philosophies
We've gathered the top experts in the curly world for their bottom-line stance on cutting, cleansing and styling.
Textured Tresses
Textured Tresses
Textured hair styles like locs, braids, twists, cornrows, and knots are all the rage, adorning the heads of celebrities, athletes, and everyday folk now more than ever before.
Curly Hair Q&A: Styles for the Tender-Headed
Curly Hair Q&A: Styles for the Tender-Headed
Finding a style that works with the hair's natural texture is half the battle of working with curly hair.
The Benefits of Tamanu
The Benefits of Tamanu
Tamanu oil has become a highly prized raw material, popping up in a variety of cosmetics and hair-care products because of its ability to regenerate, strengthen and protect.
If I Cut Her Hair, Will the Curls Disappear?
If I Cut Her Hair, Will the Curls Disappear?
Curly hair should NEVER be combed dry for two reasons. 1. It makes hair look frizzy and brittle, just as you mentioned. 2. You can really damage the hair.