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How Straightening My Hair Improved My Politics

By Kristen Maye On January 10, 2014

My hair is naturally coily, curly, knotty and big. I love it that way; it is willful, arresting, and uninhibited. Truthfully, my full embrace of these qualities didn’t come until about 3… Read More

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Tips to Stay Sane While Battling Your Crazy Curls

By Sarah Gay On July 1, 2013

Since I was as young as I can remember, my hair has been getting steadily thicker– and curlier. I didn’t care much about my hair when I was younger, although I resented… Read More

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Inspirational Beauty Trends From New York Fashion Week

By Sahra Schukraft On February 26, 2013

The dust is finally settling on New York’s Lincoln Center, home to the legendary New York Fashion Week. Trends were being noted and photographed, not only in fashion, but within the world… Read More

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The Wear and Care of Bright Red Hair

By Nikki Mancuso On November 28, 2012

Between my real hair and extensions I’ve worn in the past, I have had every single color of the rainbow in my hair at some point in my life. I started dying… Read More

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Get Dirty Hair: Add Texture in a Hot Minute… or Two!

By Beth Musni On November 18, 2012

If you’ve ever scheduled an up-do at a salon and they asked you not to wash your hair the day of, ha! You’ve accidentally stumbled upon one of the world’s greatest secrets. You know,… Read More

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How to Get Mermaid Hair

By Taylor Blakin On November 15, 2012

Thanks to my dad’s thick-ass hair and my mom’s bouncy curls, I was blessed with both thick strands and dense hair (as in, a lot per square inch). Growing up, this was… Read More

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Bye Bye Dye: How to Safely Fade Dyed Hair

By Beth Musni On November 8, 2012

Dyeing your hair shouldn’t be like rolling the dice, but oh sheesh, sometimes you just can’t predict these things. When you gamble on hair color and lose, don’t fret! While it can… Read More

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Why I Shaved Half My Head to Fight the Good Fight

By Beth Musni On October 26, 2012

Hop back to the summer of ’96. I was glued to the TV watching the gymnastics competition, completely fascinated and also slightly embarrassed that I couldn’t even accomplish a cartwheel (Still can’t).… Read More

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Dress Up Your Hair for Halloween!

By Jamie Fraiser On October 20, 2012

It’s almost Halloween! Your costume is sewn to perfection and your camera is getting its charge on. But how should you spice up your hair? Whether you’re going as something sweet, sexy… Read More

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Treat Yo’Self Thursday: Make A Cheap Conditioning Hair Treatment!

By Jessica Knox On October 4, 2012

It’s Thursday, and it’s time to TREAT YO’SELF! I missed you all last week, but I hope to make up for it this week with a honey and olive oil hair mask… Read More

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Oil: The Magical Beauty Product I Swear By

By Sarah Pires On September 18, 2012

Growing up, I always had the impression that the last thing you wanted to put on your skin, especially your face, was any kind of oil. I would always hear that any… Read More

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How Ginger Hair Made A Stunning Comeback

By Phoebe Eccles On September 9, 2012

I’ve spent the better part of my life hiding under giant hats, but now I’m ready to bare myself to the world. The timing is unfortunate, what with giant hats being all… Read More