Makeup and beauty

Student banned from class over hair color | WGN-TV – WGN-TV

CHICAGO — A student at a Chicago charter high school says she’s been banned from class all because of her hair color. Daisy Chavero has been out of class for five days. The freshman at Chicago Bulls College Prep on the West Side says she colored her hair last Thursday and when she came to school she was immediately sent to detention. Daisy’s mother Angie did try to return her…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Pink Soda luxury hair salon opens in Stamford – The Advocate

Caption Close STAMFORD — The city’s latest hairdressing destination has bubbled up in the downtown. Pink Soda Blow Dry Bar and More debuted April 15 at 500 Bedford St. The new venture represents the second location for owner Wendy Brown, who also runs an establishment of the same name in Ridgefield. Brown was recruited to her new address by the firm that owns the Village at Stamford apartment complex, which…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

NH Senate embraces deregulation of hair braiding – The Union Leader

CONCORD — The State Senate took a giant step Thursday toward New Hampshire ending a mandate that those who braid hair must receive a state license to do so. Without debate, senators made a minor change before they endorsed a bipartisan, House-passed bill (HB 82) to carve out natural or so-called, “African-style hair braiding” as an exemption from licensing by…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Dyeing Your Hair Blonde: 7 Mistakes to Avoid – PEOPLE.com

Presley Ann Slack/Patrick McMullanGetty; Stefanie Keenan/Getty; Brian Ach/Getty Do blondes really have more fun? It’s a question that’s been highly debated among Hollywood’s most famous light-haired stars. But now that spring has sprung, the season of ladies looking to lighten their strands is in full force. Natural brunettes including Katy Perry, Kristen Stewart and Allison Williams have been swapping out their darker locks for vibrant blonde hues we can’t stop…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Inside the Story: Barber still cutting hair at 90 years old – KUTV 2News

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Unicorn Frappuccino Hair Is All The Rage on Instagram – TeenVogue.com

Starbucks’s Unicorn Frappuccino has to be one of the most Instagrammable drinks ever. The swirled pink, purple and blue syrupy concoction is just about everywhere, and comes at a time when everyone (well, almost everyone) is obsessed with colorful unicorn everything. Indeed, the Unicorn Frappuccino is really good-looking – so much so that it’s starting to inspire some people’s beauty looks. St. Louis-based hairstylist Caitlin Ford recently posted a video…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Teen battling cancer decides to ‘take control,’ shaves head before losing hair to chemo – ABC News

Cancer has added unpredictability to Mckenzi Middlebrooks’ life, but she decided she was going to maintain control over one thing — her hair. Before it would inevitably fall victim to her many rounds of chemotherapy, she got rid of it on her own terms. “I had a perspective where cancer and chemo kind of control your life,” Middlebrooks, who is battling ovarian cancer and neuroblastoma, told ABC News. “I wanted…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Girls with curls: Black women with natural hair unite – Rolling Out

There’s nothing more beautiful, and more uplifting than witnessing those who choose to unabashedly live in their own truth. For Black women, it seems, that can play itself out in a litany of ways — from fashion to career, and love. But there is arguably no greater place to see this all play out than in an extended, parallel universe better known as Black Hair Land. It is a place…

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Cara Delevingne Debuts Orange Hair With Jaden Smith for *Life in a Year* – TeenVogue.com

Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017

Teen battling cancer decides to ‘take control,’ shaves head before losing hair to chemo – ABC News

Cancer has added unpredictability to Mckenzi Middlebrooks’ life, but she decided she was going to maintain control over one thing — her hair. Before it would inevitably fall victim to her many rounds of chemotherapy, she got rid of it on her own terms. “I had a perspective where cancer and chemo kind of control your life,” Middlebrooks, who is battling ovarian cancer and neuroblastoma, told ABC News. “I wanted…

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Bad hair day? Blame this warm, humid weather – whnt.com

Woman with frizzy hair (Getty Images) Ladies (and longer-haired gentlemen): Do you feel like your hair is waging war against your head? Been styling it and trying to tame it to submission, but it still comes out looking frizzy? You can blame the weather — specifically the warm, humid, summer-like conditions we’ve been experiencing lately in the Tennessee Valley. The battle of the frizz: Why humidity plays a role Believe…

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

‘He Needed Someone Real’: Prince’s Longtime Hair Stylist Shares Memories – CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Fans and friends from all over the world are coming to Minnesota to pay tribute to Prince, nearly a year after his tragic death. WCCO’s Molly Rosenblatt sat down with his longtime hairstylist and friend Kim Berry Wednesday. “The same way he did his music, he collaborated with his hair as well,” Berry said. For almost 30 years, she was along for the ride. “Quite frankly, I…

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

‘He Needed Someone Real’: Prince’s Longtime Hair Stylist Shares Memories – CBS Minnesota / WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Fans and friends from all over the world are coming to Minnesota to pay tribute to Prince, nearly a year after his tragic death. WCCO’s Molly Rosenblatt sat down with his longtime hairstylist and friend Kim Berry Wednesday. “The same way he did his music, he collaborated with his hair as well,” Berry said. For almost 30 years, she was along for the ride. “Quite frankly, I…

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Girl, 7, ‘left traumatised’ after Bunchems toys got stuck in her hair for SEVEN HOURS so badly that hairdresser … – The Sun

A FURIOUS mum has said her daughter was left traumatised after it took seven hours to cut free a popular toy from her hair, leaving it a matted mess. Little Eva was left in tears as mum Sandra Gow first tried using conditioner and oil to free the Bunchems toy, with it then taking two hairdressers hours to cut out the building toys. Little Eva was left in tears after…

Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017

FDA OKs Paxman Scalp Cooler for Chemo-Related Hair Loss – Medscape

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Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Girl, 7, ‘left traumatised’ after Bunchems toys got stuck in her hair for SEVEN HOURS so badly that hairdresser … – The Sun

A FURIOUS mum has said her daughter was left traumatised after it took seven hours to cut free a popular toy from her hair, leaving it a matted mess. Little Eva was left in tears as mum Sandra Gow first tried using conditioner and oil to free the Bunchems toy, with it then taking two hairdressers hours to cut out the building toys. Little Eva was left in tears after…

Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Space Buns: The hair trend that was everywhere at Coachella – Glamour.com

At Coachella 2017, the flower crowns were gone and instead we were treated to space buns! Think two doughnuts/top knots placed on the side of the head. The Princess Leia-inspired hairdo was everywhere – often with glitter scattered along the hairline. They were one of the coolest beauty looks from Coachella, but are you up for giving them a whirl? ADVERTISEMENT Patrick Wilson, a ghd hair ambassador, has revealed how…

Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Girl, 7, ‘left traumatised’ after Bunchems toys got stuck in her hair for SEVEN HOURS so badly that hairdresser … – The Sun

A FURIOUS mum has said her daughter was left traumatised after it took seven hours to cut free a popular toy from her hair, leaving it a matted mess. Little Eva was left in tears as mum Sandra Gow first tried using conditioner and oil to free the Bunchems toy, with it then taking two hairdressers hours to cut out the building toys. Little Eva was left in tears after…

Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

How skincare and make-up workshops can help women recovering from breast cancer – Telegraph.co.uk

For years, women were left to improvise ways of moisturising dry, reddened skin and adding non-existent eyebrows. Finding wigs and suitable lingerie – not to mention swimwear – was a real problem and, for many, there was great difficulty in returning to their previous lives.  Little or no understanding of the psychological aftermath of breast cancer has now been replaced by positive support. Help is very much at hand. 

Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ebertfest director ready to let ‘Hair’ down in C-U – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

CHAMPAIGN — Though he lives nearly 700 miles away in Athens, Ga., where he serves as a professor at the University of Georgia, Nate Kohn has served as the director of Roger Ebert’s Film Festival every year since its inception in 1999. And one of his favorite parts about attending the annual event is the chance for the Urbana and University of Illinois graduate to…

Posted: Wednesday, April 19, 2017