Advice on figuring out a hair care routine that works for you, and combatting hair type discrimination.
Introducing our new Black hair column!
Students in South Africa stand up for their rights. Plus: More news from around the web.
“You are real. Your identity is real. What you’re fighting for—your words, your power—that’s all real.”
Five hair stories.
Advice on short hair, makeup routines, and, you know, so much more.
Natural hair on the job.
Advice about pube grooming, self-tanner, natural hair, and more.
I thought relaxing my hair was the only option.
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