Black Hair

Black hair color has made a comeback, with shades of jet and raven taking over the red carpet. Click through photos of celebrities with black hair to to get ideas and find a super-dark brunette shade to complement your skin tone. Find the best at-home black hair dyes, and then steal expert tips from hairstylists to care for your hair and keep the color from fading.

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Hairstylist to the Stars Nikki Nelms's Hair Kit Is Anything But Conventional

She once glued googly-eyes to Janelle Monáe's hair, but you'll want to try her tips and tricks on your everyday looks too.
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The Particular Weight of Being a Different Race — With Different Hair — Than Your Mom

Splitting Hairs is our monthlong exploration of hair based on a survey of women across America. It’s like you brought a photo to the salon — we’re giving you exactly what you want.
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How Black Hair Is Repressed and Regulated, Legally, in the U.S.

Splitting Hairs is our monthlong exploration of hair based on a survey of women across America. It’s like you brought a photo to the salon — we’re giving you exactly what you want.
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The Best Hair Moments from Curlfest 2018

Women of color banded together on Saturday, descending upon Brooklyn's Prospect Park to celebrate their natural beauty at Curlfest 2018—the world's largest hair festival. The event, which was created by Curly Girl Collective founders Tracey Coleman, Melody Henderson, Charisse Higgins, Gia Lowe, and Simone Mair, officially kicked off in 2014, and has been a hit ever since.  At this year's festival, the theme remained the same: the embracement of black beauty and curls of every kind. “There has been a void in our voice…and together we’re saying we are here, we are enough,” co-founder Lowe told PIX 11 News at the event.  VIDEO: 6 Beauty Products Under $12 You Should Buy from the Drugstore Meanwhile, activist Michaela Angela Davis said the the positive energy created from the day-long festival, "really exemplifies what sisterhood can do."  From afros to braided 'dos, scroll below to see the best natural hairstyles captured on camera at Curlfest 2018. 
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