Hair Care

V.F. Beauty Director's Must-Have Hair Products

Five brands that make the cut (pun intended).<p>It goes without saying that there are <i>a lot</i> of products on the market, many of which we have had the opportunity to try. Some we love ... some, well, not so much. But if there’s one thing that stands true, it’s that if they make it into the beauty …

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Top 10 Miracle Herbs That Prevent Hair Loss

Most of the people will suffer with hair loss problems now days. Women always want long shiny and silky hair to her. For this wonderful hair people …

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15 Purple Shampoos for Your Best Blonde Ever

Buh-bye, brassy hair; hello, blonde bombshell!<p>When you spend <i>so</i> much time and money transforming your hair into the perfect blonde shade, the first sight of brassiness can make it all feel like a total waste. That's where purple shampoos comes in handy. The violet pigments they contain cancel out …

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Black Henna Burns Through Skin — Don't Confuse It With The Natural Kind

Henna tattoos are stunningly gorgeous — just take a look at the #henna tag on Instagram.<p>But while tattoos done with real, natural henna are completely safe, those done in black henna — which is made with chemicals instead of from the naturally-occurring henna plant — can be dangerous, and not at …

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5 Expert Pre-Wedding Hair Care Tips for Keeping Your Locks Luscious

For many of us, getting wedding-worthy hair is a major pre-big day beauty to-do. Taking care of your mane is a great way to ensure a fab hair day for your nuptials and it will give you more choices as far as style goes. (Damaged hair is pretty much destined for an up-do.) Photo by: AKA Weddings on …

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The Best Summer Hairstyles for Men

Historically, hair care has not been my “thing.” I was the girl in a ponytail running away from my – shockingly fast – mom, comically large hairbrush …

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Will your shampoo make your hair fall out? The US government isn’t sure

You may lather it into your scalp, smear it on your lips, or rub it into your face every day, but that doesn’t mean your shampoo, lipstick, or moisturizing cream has ever been checked for safety—at least not if you live in the US. In fact, the US Food & Drug Administration, the federal agency …

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Netflix Releases Dope New Trailer For Spike Lee's "She's Gotta Have It" Series | CurlyNikki | Natural Hair Care

Photo Credit: AP Images/Invision<p>By Sharee Silerio<p>From “School Daze” to “Crooklyn”, “Malcolm X” and “Do the Right Thing”, Spike Lee has written and …

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Best Summer Styling Products for Natural Hair

Humidity is no match.<p>Natural girls — can we all collectively agree that humidity is the single worst part of summer? Not only does the humid, hot air force our curls to go haywire, it also completely reverses the time-consuming styling prep from the night before. Few things are worse than spending …

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Natural Hair Loss Treatments

In addition to dark spots and aching joints, hair loss is another aspect of aging that we as humans have to look forward to. "As we age, overall hair …

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10 Ways to Not Smell Like Your Kitchen After Cooking

Thinking ahead means you can fend off an "eau de kitchen" with little effort and remain scent-free all day long – even with the most aromatic …

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PROMO: Go Head To Head With Dandruff, And Show 'Em Who's Boss

If you suffer from dandruff, you are definitely not alone. In fact, half of the world’s population deals with dandruff in some way shape or form. …

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Peach Hair Is All Over Pinterest, and We're Mesmerized

We are in the midst of a pastel hair moment. All it takes is a scroll through Instagram, and it seems like every top salon, colorist, and influencer …

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This Clay Shampoo Takes The Place Of Your Texturizing Spray

The first time I used a 2-in-1 shampoo was in 6th grade and let me tell you: I was <i>into</i> it. A decade later, I still find myself reaching for all-in-one multi-taskers. Two-in-one eyeshadow and primer? Sunscreens that double as face serums? Body scrubs that leave behind an oily veil? Mind blown.<p>You …

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The Hair Product You Need for Slicked-Back, Summer Hair

Whether slicked back hair is your regular look, or you're just thinking of pulling the move for a special occasion, like the summertime barbecue you're hosting this month, you need the right product in order to pull it off and not look like Eric Trump. For many guys, particularly those with fine to …

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7 Leave-In Conditioners You Need To Try This Summer

Come summer, the days get hotter and your beauty routines probably get lazier, too. We're just saying... it takes a courageous soul to break out the hot tools or apply a full face of makeup when you're sweating the second you step out of the shower.<p>Enter, leave-in conditioners. They're a godsend …

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Get Brighter, Shinier, Softer Hair With Clarifying Shampoo

So fresh and so clean.<p>Cool girl hair requires skipping a day or two (or three) days of shampooing, plus loads of dry or texturizing spray. While the grit makes for perfectly piece-y waves, the resulting build-up leads to dull strands, cloudy color, and an unhealthy scalp, which is the literal root …

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Why Coconut Oil Is the Single Best Natural Oil For Hair

Coconut oil has been a natural beauty darling for a while now. It's used to moisturize skin, remove makeup, whiten teeth, and more. According to haircare experts and science, it may also be the best way to keep your hair soft, shiny, and healthy.<p>Natural hair care has come a long way since the early …

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How to grow beard faster

How to grow beard faster<p>Every once in a while you may have caught yourself looking wistfully at your hipster friend’s thick, groomed beard. It seems …

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These hair products may increase your risk of breast cancer

Women go through a lot to look and feel beautiful, but it turns out some of the products you’re using on your hair might actually have a negative …

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TFW You Find Out a Fave Redheaded Celeb Is Really (GASP!) a Blonde

<i>Welcome to Hair Care! The column in which we break down all the hottest new lock</i> lewks <i>our favorite celebs are rockin’!</i><p>I consider it mysworn <i>duty</i> to be …

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How to know if you will go bald

How to know if you will go bald<p>There’s a rumour we’d like to end, here and now: Your odds of hair loss are not dependent on the genes inherited from …

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Why So Many Curly Girls Insist on Silicone-Free Hair Products

Until a few years ago, I could count on one hand how many times I had read the ingredient list for a hair product. I’ve used relaxers to straighten …

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11 Organic And Natural Shampoos That Work Just As Well As The Stuff With Chemicals

Here's something you might not know about shampoo: Most of it isn't biodegradable. You'd think that something designed to be washed straight down the drain would be made with ingredients that break down and don't poison our waterways. But nope. Your standard bottle of shampoo these days contains …

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This Shampoo Is Super Effective For Preventing Thinning Hair—And It’s On Sale Right Now On Amazon

Both men and women lose hair. Hair loss is more prevalent in men—85% of men experience hair loss or thinning by the time they're 50, according to the American Hair Loss Association. But, 40% of people who experience hair loss in the U.S. are actually women.<p>Doctors have discovered many reasons for …

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Is Oil The Key to Healthier Looking Summer Hair?

It's not just for your face.<p>Between frizz halos, salt and sun crisped ends and broken strands, and breakage from back-to-back-to-back topknots required to hide said unsightliness, summer can seem like one very long bad hair day. To help ease the suffering of your strands, consider adding the latest …

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A ranking of the best detangling brushes for suuuper knotty hair

Curly hair-approved<p>When you have curly hair, a brush is literally the last thing you want to run through it. The thought alone is enough to induce frizz. However, there is one moment in our haircare routine when a brush is an essential and that’s when we are detangling the heck out of our locks …

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Tristan Walker Launches New Hair Line for Women of Color

Following the success of Bevel, an innovative shaving solution for men that eliminates razor bumps, Walker & Co. announced the launch of a new …

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