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Vanessa Osbourne

Vanessa is a hair and beauty blogger that focuses on natural hair and clean, natural and organic beauty practices. She is based in Canada has been blogging for over a decade.

Vanessa is a hair and beauty blogger that focuses on natural hair and clean, natural and organic beauty practices. She is based in Canada has been blogging for over a decade.

Black

30 Smashing Braided Ponytails for Black Women

What can be better than combining the two most popular hairstyles for black women – braids and ponytails – in one look? We have compiled a list of the best braided ponytail hairstyles to help you experiment with different techniques and patterns and create truly head-turning looks. Trust us, each of these styles has the potential to make your look absolutely fabulous!

by Vanessa Osbourne
July 13, 2023
Black

40 Stitch Braids Hairstyles for Stylish and Confident Women

If you are looking for a hairstyle that will help you stand out, stitch braids can be a perfect option to unlock your self-expression and achieve the perfect look. One of the captivating aspects of this style is its incredible versatility, as it can be adapted to various lengths and can be styled into updos as well. Additionally, stitch braids are known for their durability, minimal shedding, and lightweight feel, making them a popular choice for a protective hairstyle. Look through these top 40 stitch braids hairstyles and experiment with your natural hair to give it a trendy and stylish look worthy of admiration!

by Vanessa Osbourne
December 20, 2023
Black

30 Showstopping Braided Buns for Black Hair

When it comes to hairstyles for black women, box braids, cornrows and twist braids will always make the list. Buns are a common way of wearing these protective styles because they are suitable for just about any occasion and can be customized from loose and messy to tight and elegant and everything in between. Check out the selection of braided bun hairstyles and get ready to turn heads with your natural braided hair.

by Vanessa Osbourne
August 09, 2023
Natural

30 Gorgeous Passion Twist Hairstyles to Rock in 2024

Passion twists have been around for a few years now and, during that time, have become hugely popular. Passion twists is a great protective style option that boasts a natural-looking texture and a boho feel. They offer a lot of styling flexibility too. Read on to learn more about passion twists and hopefully find your next hairstyle.

by Vanessa Osbourne
December 19, 2023
Black

30 Most Beautiful Small Box Braid Hairstyles

Combing and brushing your natural hair daily, you subject it to much stress. If you want to take a break from constant brushing for about two months and reduce your styling time to a minimum, box braids can be an excellent protective hairstyle to wear. Don’t want to sacrifice the versatility of styling? These small box braids ideas will prove that you don’t have to!

by Vanessa Osbourne
September 26, 2023
Curly, Wavy

50 Short Curly Haircuts Perfect for Every Curl Type

Looking for short curly hairstyles to try out on your curly hair? Well, look no further. Thankfully the days when women rushed to straighten their curly hair are behind us and more and more women are learning to take care of and embrace their curls at every length. When it comes to short curly haircuts, there are now so many options to choose from. Here are 50 short hairstyles for curly hair you need to see!

by Vanessa Osbourne
January 03, 2024
Black

30 Weave Hairstyles to Make Heads Turn

Many moons ago it was only the rich and famous who were able to afford extensions. Nowadays, women have the freedom to choose and sport any look that suits their fancy, regardless of the length, color, texture, curl or straightness of their own hair. Why? Because weave hairstyles give you the hair that you’ve always longed for.

by Vanessa Osbourne
December 20, 2023
Events

50 Superb Black Wedding Hairstyles

We can imagine your excitement and desire to look awesome on the big day. The choice of a wedding hairstyle is as important as the choice of your bridal gown. Besides, these two should be in harmony with each other and the style of your wedding. Every bride has her own likings, preferences, individual hair texture, and length. Luckily, there are so many stunning black wedding hairstyles, that there shouldn’t be any problem for brides to choose something that will duly reflect their beauty.

by Vanessa Osbourne
December 20, 2023
Hair Care

Shea Butter Benefits for Hair and 5 Recipes to Try

Shea butter is a nutrient-rich cosmetic butter that contains significant amounts of vitamins and antioxidants. The multiple benefits of shea butter for hair and its ability to address key hair issues make it a popular ingredient in both hair care products and DIY treatments. Read on to see why you need shea butter in your life, how to whip it, and what other ingredients to add in for ultimate TLC for your locks.

by Vanessa Osbourne
January 03, 2024

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Events

40 Diverse Homecoming Hairstyles for Short, Medium and Long Hair

Homecoming is not a prom, but looking chic is good for both. With homecoming being less formal, you can afford simpler hairstyles, yet they should certainly be special to match your outfit and accessories. But we know that you, girls, want to look gorgeous at homecoming, so here are some great homecoming hairstyle ideas to choose from.

by The Editors
February 23, 2024
Age

40 Cute and Cool Hairstyles for Teenage Girls

Being a teenager it’s hard to look improper. Whether you opt to rock a half-shaved punk style, a razor haircut or an Emo look, that’s all fine, as long as you are a teenager. 12-18 y.o is the best period for experiments, changes of styles and trying on new extraordinary looks. Most people don’t ever feel again as much freedom in self-expression as they did when they were teenagers. We’ll give you a few bright ideas on simple hairstyles for short, medium and long hair you can wear to school or in your free time.

by The Editors
February 20, 2024
Braided

40 Athletic Hairstyles for Workout and Game Days

When you decide to commit to a workout regimen, you have to take many things into consideration, and if you're a woman, one of those things happens to be how to wear your hair. You want a hairstyle that is efficient, won't interfere with your workout, and still cute. Sporty hairstyles have come a long way from the banal half ponytails or buns of the past and now look good enough to be worn even outside of the gym.

by The Editors
February 20, 2024
Short

50 Trendiest Short Blonde Hairstyles and Haircuts

Short blonde haircuts and hairstyles have always been popular among active and stylish women. Today, we’d like to acquaint you with the brightest variations and modifications of chic haircuts and hairstyles for short blonde hair. From extra short chops and sassy pixies to classy bobs, they flatter all women, regardless of age, hair color, skin tone, or preferred style.

by The Editors
February 17, 2024
Short

20 Ethereal Half Up Half Down Hairstyles for Short Hair

We love short half-up hairstyles for their ability to strike a perfect balance between having your hair fully up or down. Charming and versatile, they look universally flattering on curly-haired women as well as those with straight locks. The key is in the right vibe you can get through trendy styling and stunning accessories. Take a moment to enjoy these 20 mesmerizing ideas of half up half down hairstyles for short hair, as there’s definitely something for your inspiration and admiration.

by Mary Allen
February 15, 2024
Bob

50 Best Banging Undercut Bob Ideas

An undercut bob haircut is extremely versatile and easy to style. While some of you would effortlessly rock a daring bob haircut with a shaved side, there are more subtle options like a hidden undercut or a bob with an undercut nape too. See our selection of all the best ways to wear an undercut bob. Which of these hairstyles would you dare to try?

by Olga Markuse
February 15, 2024
Long

40 Gorgeous Wedding Hairstyles for Long Hair

It’s almost your wedding day. Your gown has been chosen, the flower arrangements have been selected and you are literally counting down the days until you say, “I do.” But wait, you still don’t know what to do with your hair. And to make matters worse, you’ve got long locks that aren’t the easiest to deal with. Have no fear. Get inspired by these 40 beautiful wedding hairstyles for long hair.

by The Editors
February 14, 2024
Ponytails

30 Classy Black Ponytail Hairstyles

Not only is this hairstyle practical, but ponytail is also classy and chic at the same time! To give your pony a go with a bit of a difference, we’ve got together some really great options with how to’s and inspiration to try new takes on the classic hairstyle everyone knows very well.

by The Editors
February 12, 2024
Red

30 Sizzling Copper Balayage Looks that Turn Heads

Balayage provides a diversity of options, offering women to freshen up their locks with a loving touch of color. For those embracing red copper hairstyles, there are many hues to consider, from warm gingerbread caramel and strawberry copper to cold mahogany red shades. And it’s just the beginning...

by Mary Allen
February 09, 2024
Braided

30 Totally Gorgeous Ghana Braids for an Intricate Hairdo

It’s hard not to go gaga for Ghana braids. They’re stylish, detailed, and versatile. If you think that there is one type, you’re about to be surprised by the vast number of options available. From short to waist-skimming lengths, and from beads to colored coils, there are countless ideas to experiment with.

by The Editors
February 09, 2024
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