Hair News & Culture Articles

Curly Teen Scene: Fame = Goodbye Curls?
Curly Teen Scene: Fame = Goodbye Curls?
Julia takes on the troubling trend of transforming TV characters from curly to straight.
What Not to Wear? Straight hair!
What Not to Wear? Straight hair!
When Addie Broyles got a makeover, she didn't bargain for the emotional turmoil of having her hair straightened.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Softress
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Softress
A mother's frustration finding products for her multi-racial daughter sparked the creation of Softress.
The Connotations of "Kitchen"
The Connotations of "Kitchen"
Mosetta contrasts Hillary's kitchen comfort with her own discomfort
Obama's Hair
Obama's Hair
Mosetta reflects back to a time when presidential candidate Barack Obama wore his hair in a style that expressed his African roots.
The Art of Highlighting Curls
The Art of Highlighting Curls
From Pintura to Smart Lights, from Sparkle Highlights to the Seashell, curly stylists have perfected their own highlighting techniques.
Rouquinne's Makeup Missive: On the Fringe!
Rouquinne's Makeup Missive: On the Fringe!
False eyelashes can be a great way add pop to your eyes
Update on Teacher
Update on Teacher
Whatever Nappened To... Ruth Sherman
In the Middle: Sports Hair
In the Middle: Sports Hair
Emma explores how to keep curls looking good while you're playing a sport.
Tips to Match Your Curly Style with your Lifestyle
Tips to Match Your Curly Style with your Lifestyle
Curl-centric stylists share their strategies for finding that perfect curly cut and color that sets you apart, but still suits your lifestyle.
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Textured Tresses Author Diane Da Costa answers questions about transitioning, breakage and textured styles.