beauty tricks
If something in my junk drawer has a hidden beauty use, you better believe I'll find it.
hair
Who was I worrying about this body hair for? Not for any potential employer, and not for the friends that were probably too preoccupied with their own appearance issues to even notice mine.
hair
Over a decade in the business has left me jaded, but I’m convinced this line parted the heavens and made angels sing.
hair
I usually have to Velcro-roll, blow dry, and iron-curl all over to achieve what this baby does from simply tying it on your head and letting it sit there.
military
It's the perception that black hair is wild and crazy that's the problem.
in

Apr 4, 2014 at 12:00pm | 143 comments

hair
Welcome to the Big Hair Don’t Care Club.
beauty
I know most people have an attachment to their hair, but I’ve never felt that way myself. When I mentioned it to my hair stylist, she happily whipped out the hair buzzer.
hair
It’s the quintessential style for the woman who is perpetually late and who constantly forgets when she last washed her hair.
hair
It's my duty as a writer and industry insider to let you know that you’re not alone when it comes to women's hair loss.
hair
gray hair
Not everyone is a fan of my brazen grayness, but I'm fine with the way my hair looks.
makeup
It has come to my attention that I make some strange faces in my photos. Well, that’s actually my "mirror face," and we go way back.
hair
I will never look at that brown child with the white mom and make assumptions again.
in

Mar 10, 2014 at 12:00pm | 150 comments

hair
I screwed up my hair color at home, but the correction is the most flattering shade I've ever had. (Also, don't bring your pubes to the hair stylist.)
oscars
The Oscars are beautiful, but they are the least exciting event for beauty inspiration.
hair
I went back to the salon and demanded "The Rachel." Just kidding, I got the color fixed.
marc jacobs
afro
He’s tried telling kids, "Hey, you know, I'm not a petting zoo.” Nothing deters them from trying.
in

Feb 24, 2014 at 12:00pm | 446 comments

hair
AKA, Manic Panic for adults. (Sort-of adults.) (Not really adults at all.) (I will probably never be an adult.)
weaves
While other girls in my set were early adopters, I didn’t get my first weave until I was 30 years old.
in

Jan 31, 2014 at 3:30pm | 69 comments

hair
I decided to take my hair-happy experiment one step further: I stopped shaving my legs and armpits. Then my dreads were no longer the only part of me receiving disapproving looks.
in

Jan 18, 2014 at 1:00pm | 518 comments

hair
It refuses to die (or dye for that matter), and I think it’s time to make a decision.
in

Dec 26, 2013 at 1:00pm | 94 comments