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7 Ways To Avoid Paying $50 For A Ponytail

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

As a young girl, there are few greater moments than standing in front of a mirror, armed with elastic holders or scrunchies and gathering your locks i...

4 Reasons to Re-Evaluate Your Hairstyle

Sally McGraw | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Sally McGraw

It can take ages to choose and refine a hairstyle that suits your face shape, taste and wardrobe, and the mere thought of altering it may cause you to break out in hives. But there are many reasons to consider reevaluating your 'do on a fairly regular basis.

Our 78 Favorite Redheads

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When watching "Mad Men," it's hard to think of anything other than "OMG! I want Christina Hendricks' hair." Her gorgeous figure, smart wit and beautif...

The Best (& Worst) Celebrity Biopic Match-Ups

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Over the years, we've seen many actors and actresses emulate style icons on the big and small screen in celebrity biopics. And while adopting a differ...

I Went Ombre Without Stepping Foot In A Salon

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

The ombre hairstyle has been kicking around the fashionable set for a few years now. The look, which originated on surfers, is being emulated by every...

50 Reasons To Go Dirty Blonde

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

While in the spectrum of blondes, platinum girls seem to get the most attention. But for me, it's dirty blonde hair that's most inspiring. Why, you mi...

Does Hair Grow Faster In The Summer?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

We were more than a little intrigued when we heard that there might be a correlation between the summer's heat and increased hair growth. While it's o...

10 New Rules In Black Beauty

Ben Arogundade | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Ben Arogundade

For many black women, their preference for straight hair is driven by bad childhood memories of being teased and tormented at school about their natural hair, or being made to feel insecure by parents who insisted on the hot comb or hair relaxer.

Farrah's Not The Only Star With Feathered Hair

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Who isn't obsessed with Farrah Fawcett's famously flowing mane? Exactly. Even my mom penned a story about how the '70s icon inspired her. While the...

WATCH: Get A Sun-Kissed Look... By Painting Your Hair At Home?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

It may take months of hard-core training and dieting to get a bikini body like Gisele's, but you can steal the Brazilian supermodel's sun-kissed hair ...

3 Simple, Stylish Hot Weather Hairdos

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Ahh, summer. While we love that it's beach season, we don't love what the high temps and even higher humidity does to our hair. And though it's tempti...

Is This The Most Timeless Hairstyle, Ever?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

A chic bob is basically the perfect summer hairstyle. Think about it: Not only is your hair off your neck, but it also works with curly, wavy or strai...

The Common Shampoo Ingredient You Need To Watch Out For

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

It's true. For over a year now, I have been using sulfate-free shampoo. And you know what? I don't miss the original formula. At all. Why did I make t...

PHOTOS: 'Before They Were Famous' Soap Opera Hair

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Did you know that before Julianne Moore starred in films such as, "Crazy Stupid Love" and "The Kids Are Alright," she played Frannie Hughes Crawford o...

WATCH: A Surprisingly Gorgeous Rainy Day Hair Fix

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

My morning beauty routine has been turned upside down these past two days thanks to weather reports filled with nothing but downpours here in New York...

WATCH: Get Jaime King's Bright-Hued Hair With...Chalk?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Thanks to all the rainbow-colored hair girls walking around New York City, I've become bored with my dark curls. However, I refuse to give in to chemi...

87 Reasons To Put Down The Straightening Iron This Summer

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Although I fight with my naturally curly hair throughout the year, summer is a time to let it go free. No matter how hard you try, you just can't figh...

College Beauty Tips for a Fabulous Summer

Uloop | Posted 07.14.2012 | College
Uloop

Sweltering temperatures tend to make hair frizz, makeup melt and skin peel. It's any girl's beauty nightmare. Here are a few ways to keep you looking fresh during break and how to use the warm sun to your advantage!

PHOTOS: Which Celebrity Hair Color Looks Best?

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Between all the stylists, hairdressers and makeup artists, celebrities are expected to look perfect at all times. But because they are also "just like...

The Length That Means Damage And 7 Other Natural Hair Tips

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

I've been pretty open about my natural hair journey, however, it's taken over 10 years for me to get a grasp on the basics. From detecting scalp dryin...

23 Stars Who Inspire Me With Their Natural Hair

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 01.29.2015 | Style

Like many little black girls, my mother believed that the easiest way to manage my thick, curly hair was to have it chemically-straightened (read: rel...

Does Cutting Your Hair Really Make It Grow Faster?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

This week, we're investigating the theory that regular trims lead to hair growth. Elizabeth Cunnane Phillips, a trichologist at the Philip Kingsley C...

WATCH: 6 Beautiful Ways To Decorate Your Bridal 'Do

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When planning your wedding, choosing a hair accessory likely falls last on your to-do list. Once your best friend finishes blasting your half-up, half...

3 Simple Solutions To A Bad Hair Day

The Huffington Post | Sarah St. Lifer | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

This morning -- with dark clouds looming and an important meeting minutes away -- I knew it would be one of those days: a bad hair day. There was no t...

How To Copy Gwen Stefani's Wispy, Messy Bun

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When Gwen Stefani stepped out a few weeks ago, Easter paraphernalia in hand and her hair twisted high into a messy, wispy bun, she looked like a busy ...