hair accessories
Fear not, long-(or thick-)haired friends, I have four solutions to the problem of getting updos to stay up when you’ve got a lot of hair.
19 xoJaners gush about what they've been enthusiastically smearing all over their mouths lately.
short hair
Climbing out from under the crushing weight of all those rules about short hair is one of the most freeing things I’ve ever done, and I want other women to do it, too.
Even though her freckles are adorable, she's already insecure about them. But I can't blame her -- I was exactly the same.
hair salon
It pretty much boils down to using the right products for you hair, using good tools, and putting a little muscle into it.
hair color
Your lifestyle is directly affected by your hairstyle, but they can complement each other if you tell your stylist your priorities.
I’d never considered wearing locs, and I didn’t think it’d change the way I was feeling about donning natural hair. I was wrong.
Yep, summer fun can really suck if you don’t have summerproof magic hair.
It might not actually be National Tattoo Day, but I'd like your opinion nonetheless.

Jul 17, 2014 at 12:00pm | 89 comments

I don't care if I'm freaking Methuselah. Why should I have to apologize for getting older?

Jul 17, 2014 at 9:00am | 590 comments

aging gracefully
So what to do? Grow old gracefully or do something about it?
Whether you're the bride or a bridesmaid, you deserve to be happy with how you look on such a big day.
The news that climate change could make redheads disappear from Scotland has me pondering the benefits and disadvantages of my hair color.
For 10 minutes, as I was nearly in tears, the hairstylist berated me about the idea of getting a pixie cut.
I’ve accepted the fact that I’ll probably never learn to sleep like a normal person, but here is what I do to try and make myself look more like a human being in the morning.
summer beauty
Beach bags are not suitcases. When it comes to products, go small or go home, literally.
black culture
cotton swabs
As long as you don't poke yourself in the eye, you'll never regret making the switch.