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7 Beauty Tips I Learned From Taraji P. Henson in Under 10 Minutes

You probably know Taraji P. Henson as the veteran actress lauded for her stellar portrayals of the boundary-shattering mathematician Katherine Johnson in Hidden Figures and fictional renegade...

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These Shampoos and Conditioners Actually Reverse Hair Damage—Here's the Proof

It's true that when you're dealing with damaged hair, it can be a totally frustrating and annoying ordeal. Damaged hair is more prone to breakage, which can lead to frizz. Your hair could look dull...

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These 49 Black-Owned Products Will Upgrade Any Haircare Routine

I spend copious amounts of time searching for new beauty products—specifically, the next best hair care products. Of course, my endless journey of testing curly hair products is not unique; women...

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Air-Dry Your Hair Like This, and People Will Think You Spent $200 at the Salon

Regardless of your hair type—coily, thick and wavy, fine and short—mastering the art of the perfect air-dry is, in fact, an art. Sure, blow-dryers, straighteners, and curling irons can throw...

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The Most On-Trend Hairstyle to Try According to Your Zodiac Sign

When it’s time for a new cut or hairstyle, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. After all, everywhere we look is inspiration overload, from celebrities to Instagram influencers. Of course, many of us...

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ICYWW: These Are the Only Diffusers A-list Hairstylists Use on Their Clients

If you've ever gazed skeptically at the weird, claw-like shape of a diffuser and thought to yourself 'what the heck do I do with this?' you're definitely not alone. Diffusing your strands to get the...

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The 10 Hair Trends Fashion Girls Are Already Jumping On for Spring

We're off and running into 2021, and already, some buzzy beauty trends have begun to pop off. TikTok has dictated a lot of them, from unexpected skincare practices like slugging to makeup fads...

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5 Hair Colors That Don’t Do Thin Hair Any Favors—and 5 That Absolutely Do

It seems like no matter our given hair, most of us spend way too much of our time wishing for something else. Those with curly hair will go to great lengths to straighten it, just as natural...

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From Gucci to Chanel, These 25 Designer Hair Accessories Are Destined for Fame

When it comes to doing my own hair, I have zero patience for anything elaborate. Even the thought of the time it takes to curl or straighten my hair (for context, my hair is rather thick, and I...

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In Defense of Side Bangs: Here's Photographic Evidence the Style Isn't Dead

Leave it to the internet to wage war on our most beloved beauty trends. First, TikTok declared the good ol' concealer triangle completely uncool. (In all fairness, we're ready to let that go, too.)...

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We've Tried Hundreds of Blushes—These Are the 19 That Give Us the Perfect Flush

I know saying we've tried "hundreds" of blushes sounds a bit dramatic, exaggerated, and completely blown out of proportion. Alas, in all sincerity, my fellow beauty editor Courtney Higgs and I truly...

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The Absolute Best Hair Masks, According to Editors and the Internet

I'll be the first to admit that I was never really good at taking care of my hair. I have a set routine for my skincare, but when it comes to my hair, it's pretty bare bones. Granted, I am pretty...

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