Hair Care

Pregnancy Ruined My Hair—And a Year Later I’m Still Pissed

When I was growing up, my hair was so thick that I’d bust through several packs of hair ties a week because they’d always break by the second loop. …

Hair

These hydrating conditioners won’t weigh your hair down

It’s hot, your hair is turning to a frizz ball and every time you condition to tackle that, it goes flat. For someone with a thick head of hair, the …

Fashion

Curly Hair Products You Need to Try Now

Spring has finally sprung ladies. Prepare yourself for seasonal showers — and the FML humidity that comes with ‘em — with these new products that promise to keep your curls in check, no matter what.

Skin Care

If You See a Bottle of Shampoo with a New Barcode on It, Here's What It Really Means

Who doesn't love a great deal, especially when it comes to finding expensive hair products on sale at the local drugstore? Well, as it turns out, …

Skin Care

The Science of Beauty: How Hair Dye Is Made

Ever since dyeing my hair for the first time earlier this year, I've wondered exactly how a little bottle of liquid could turn my formerly chestnut …

Hair

This at-home hair service for women of color is changing the game in NYC

We will take any excuse to pamper ourselves, and if we can do it from the comfort of our own home, even better! We are busy, stressed, and …

Hair

The Horrifying Connection Between Dry Shampoo and Hair Loss

The busier our schedules get, the more frequently that seemingly avoidable tasks are dropped from our to-do lists. Somehow, several times a week, a …

Skin Care

5 surprising things that happen to your hair when you bleach it

Spring has sprung, and many of us are deciding on the perfect spring hairstyle. I’ve often been tempted to bleach my hair, but I’ve always ended up …

Skin Care

Ask Jean: Regular Conditioner vs. Leave-In?

<i>Dear Jean, I have average-thick hair that sometimes frizzes but is otherwise okay. I want it to be shiny and healthy—should I be using regular</i> …

Skin Care

I got a ‘gym-proof’ blow dry to see if I could stay frizz-free throughout a session

Having curly hair is great.<p>No one knows when it’s dirty, it’s never flat and you never have to brush it.<p>Scientists are urging us to all take an …

Hair

Hidden Rainbow Roots: The Latest Hair Color Trend to Lose Your Mind Over

Peek-a-blue (and pink, and orange, and red, and yellow)!<p>Last year it was all about glitter roots. But, so far, this year everyone's been freaking out over geode hair and most recently unicorn-approved hidden rainbow roots — brought to you by the innovative Aussies at the Blondies of Melbourne salon.<p>…

Fashion

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Your Hair Type

What's your hair type? It's a question that can determine a lot about your daily styling routine. Does your mane fall flat with just the hint of …

Hair

10 easy ways to make your hair grow faster

Long hair for the extensions averse<p>Most hair grows no more than half an inch each month, aka an eternity once you've decided to grow out a pixie, …

Hair

15 Hairstyles That Contour Your Face

Hair

DIY Baking Soda Shampoo that Stops Hair Loss, Stimulates Hair Growth, and Revitalizes the Hair!

Hair

Thank You, Internet, for Alerting Us to This Little-Known $9 Conditioner

If you have oily hair, you probably know all too well some of the struggles that come along with it. You may have perfected some styles that expertly …

Skin Care

Want your hair to grow faster? Follow These Tips

The combination of certain hair care with healthy eating can be the key for hair to grow faster.<p>© iStock<p>Made a radical cut and now can not wait to …

Hair

Sarah Jessica Parker's Best Curly Hair Moments Through the Years

There are not many famous actresses to turn to when it comes to curly hair inspiration, but Sarah Jessica Parker has been pulling her weight for the past 52 years. (Happy Birthday, SJP!) Although most know her best as Carrie, the bouncy writer on <i>Sex and the City</i>, Parker's career began with the most …

Red Carpet

I created my own shampoo and conditioner, and I never want to buy either at the drugstore again

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>With hundreds of brands, scents, and formulas to choose from, shopping for shampoo and conditioner can feel like a trip down the rabbit …

Shampoo

7 Best Scalp Products From Sally Beauty

This weekend, the hair care chain is having an insane sale that you cannot miss!<p>Cantu Apple Cider Vinegar Root Rinse<p>This product is great for …

Hair

Here’s why you should use conditioner before shampoo

Washing your hair is part of your normal beauty routine—and it’s something most of us do almost every day. Sure, once in a while you introduce a new …

Shampoo

Iain Sallis - Consultant Trichologist - Trichology Specialist

There is a bit of an overlap here from the 'healthy hair' page, simply because you can't really talk about one without mentioning the other, but this …

Shampoo

This Hair Color Trend Is About To Blow Up On Instagram

As we’ve mentioned time and time again, Instagram is <i>the</i> place to find the most popular hair trends and colors. Living in a world obsessed with …

Fashion

Pantene's New Campaign Celebrates The Magic Of Black Hair

"Every strand is a testimony to our history, that makes us stronger."<p>Pantene is celebrating black hair in a new social media campaign that lets women with natural hair know that #StrongIsBeautiful.<p>On Thursday, Pantene launched a new line of hair-care products called Pantene Gold, designed to cater …

Hair

What is a deep-cleansing shampoo and why you absolutely need one

Hot, humid weather and your hair will never be friends—it’s a fact of life you should accept, the sooner the better. You already know all about the …

Shampoo

Perms Are Coming Back—But They’re Getting a Modern Makeover

As a woman of the millennial generation, I cannot relate to perms personally. What Ido know about them is what pop culture tells me. The voluminous …

Fashion

10 Best Spring Date Hair Styles For Natural Hair

by Mary WolffSpring is a season of new beginnings and your style should reflect it. It is also a time of year when your dating life may be back in …

Clothing

9 Simple Hacks to Make Straight Hair Hold a Curl

While I don't suffer from frizz and rainy days don't drive me to tears, I'm still frequently frustrated by my straight hair. It may have a reputation …

Hair

'Geode Hair' Is About to Become the New Big Hair Color Trend

Get ready: "Geode Hair" is about to become the biggest thing in hair color. This rainbow ombré trend is picking up steam in the world of styling and …

Hair

Pantene’s new Gold Series celebrates the beautiful strength of African American hair

Pantene’s approach to beauty hasn’t always included images of natural hair or braids. To promote their new Gold Series collection, Pantene has …

Hair