Women's hair

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White women aren't being 'banned' from using black beauty products – but they should know this | Kemi Alemoru
The question isn’t who is ‘allowed’ to use what, but why black women have so few options in the first place, says gal-dem’s culture editor, Kemi Alemoru

Kemi Alemoru

10, Jan, 2023 @3:13 PM

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This dream cream is the most exciting development in haircare in a decade | Sali Hughes
If your hair is bleached, heat damaged, weakened or breaking off at the ends, prepare yourself for a miracle…

Sali Hughes

07, Jan, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Lightening in a bottle: why 2022 was the year we all went blond
Blondness is back. Post pandemic, tweed blond, ice cube blond and rose gold blonds have been everywhere from celebrities and influencers to schoolkids and footballers. Why this colourful saturation?

Hannah Jane Parkinson

27, Dec, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Get perfect party waves with this foolproof new styler | Sali Hughes
This easy-to-use gadget leaves me with loose, tangle-free curls

Sali Hughes

24, Dec, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Why some Black women won’t or can’t quit hair relaxers – even as the dangers become clearer
Studies show the products may double the risk of uterine cancer, but tradition, societal pressure and personal taste create obstacles to change

Deborah Douglas

12, Dec, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Can washing your hair upside down give it more volume?
My attempts have been somewhat chaotic with water going up my nose, but I’m all for getting big eighties hair

Anita Bhagwandas

12, Dec, 2022 @8:00 AM

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‘I am genuinely excited to look like my dad’: how oyster grey hair got hot
Julia Fox, Winnie Harlow and the USA footballer Sergiño Dest are among the big names choosing a look associated with ageing. What’s behind the trend?

Lauren Cochrane

29, Nov, 2022 @2:56 PM

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‘It makes them feel better’: skin and haircare regime a hit for ICU patients
Covid prompted Ginny Wanjiro at St Thomas’ to get funding for scheme reflecting the diversity of Lambeth

Tobi Thomas

28, Nov, 2022 @4:07 PM

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Saving face: the 50 best budget beauty buys under £20 | Sali Hughes
A £5 self-tan that’s better than pricey ones and a bargain no-run mascara. For the best affordable hair, skin and beauty products, we’ve got you covered

Sali Hughes

18, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Michelle Obama says Americans ‘weren’t ready’ for her natural hair
Former first lady said she decided to straighten her hair as Americans were ‘just getting adjusted’ to a Black first family

Gloria Oladipo

17, Nov, 2022 @4:14 PM

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We’ve been troubled by nits for millennia. How comforting | Alice O’Keeffe
The earliest written sentence has just been discovered – and its subject still resonates with parents today

Alice O'Keeffe

13, Nov, 2022 @8:30 AM

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A city that can’t save an institution like Simpson’s is no sort of city at all | Rachel Cooke
A greedy London landlord threatens the centuries-old haunt frequented by Dickens and Thackeray

Rachel Cooke

12, Nov, 2022 @4:00 PM

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