Makeup and beauty

What’s with Thor’s short hair? ‘Ragnarok’ stylist explains why the hero has a new ‘do – USA TODAY

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a gladiatorial fight against an old friend. Now, he’s on a quest for survival. USA TODAY Thor must face one of his greatest fears in his third solo film: The Asgardian superhero sees a barber. In Thor: Ragnarok (in theaters Thursday night), the godly golden locks of Chris Hemsworth’s hammer-wielding hero are…

What’s with Thor’s short hair? ‘Ragnarok’ stylist explains why the hero has a new ‘do – USA TODAY

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a gladiatorial fight against an old friend. Now, he’s on a quest for survival. USA TODAY Thor must face one of his greatest fears in his third solo film: The Asgardian superhero sees a barber. In Thor: Ragnarok (in theaters Thursday night), the godly golden locks of Chris Hemsworth’s hammer-wielding hero are…

Student sues government after school forced her to dye her hair black, she claims – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

A student experienced burns and painful rashes after her school forced her to dye her hair.  (iStock) A Japanese teenager is suing her local government after her public high school forced her to dye her hair black, the student alleges. The teenager, whose name has not been released, was a student at the Kaifukan School in Habikino City, Japan. According to local media, the school has a policy…

Natural hair is growing (and glowing) in Hollywood and beyond – USA TODAY

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Natural hairstyles became a symbol of political resistance back in the 60s and 70s, but their practicality quickly gave way to fashion trends of the times. Now, natural hairstyles are a firm staple in communities of color. Jarrad Henderson, USA TODAY Issa Rae, Yara Shahidi and Taraji P. Henson are just a few stars rocking natural hair.(Photo: USA TODAY, WireImage, Getty Images) Black women in…

The science of drying your hair, by a Cambridge academic who has dedicated his life to studying it – Daily Mail

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

My own hairline may be receding, but I can promise you this: a perfect blow dry is no accident. However, few people know there’s a scientifically proven technique which will give you the ultimate finish. Indeed, it’s my job as a scientist to research how washing and styling can help, or harm, human hair — and from examining hair at the deepest cellular level, I’ve uncovered the secrets of attaining…

The Burger King mascot shaves facial hair to raise awareness for … – Fox News

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Burger King King is shaving his face and growing out a mustache during November.  (iStock) The Burger King’s royal mascot is getting a trim today, and it’s a little shocking. In a video released by the restaurant, the King himself is shown sitting in a barber’s chair, with hair falling around his feet. Then he pops up to reveal his new baby-faced look – as well as…

Here’s What You Need to Know About Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment for Hair Loss – Allure Magazine

Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017

By now you’re probably familiar with, or at least have heard of the “vampire facial,” a skin treatment that essentially uses your own blood to help facilitate a glowing, youthful complexion. What you probably haven’t heard of is that there’s a similar treatment for hair loss, and yes, it requires your blood, too. It’s called platelet-rich plasma, a.k.a. PRP, says Joshua Zeichner, the director of cosmetic and clinical research in…

What’s with Thor’s short hair? ‘Ragnarok’ stylist explains why the hero has a new ‘do – USA TODAY

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a gladiatorial fight against an old friend. Now, he’s on a quest for survival. USA TODAY Thor must face one of his greatest fears in his third solo film: The Asgardian superhero sees a barber. In Thor: Ragnarok (in theaters Thursday night), the godly golden locks of Chris Hemsworth’s hammer-wielding hero are…

Why is natural hair growing in Hollywood and beyond? A look at the statement-making style – USA TODAY

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

x Embed x Share CLOSE Natural hairstyles became a symbol of political resistance back in the 60s and 70s, but their practicality quickly gave way to fashion trends of the times. Now, natural hairstyles are a firm staple in communities of color. Jarrad Henderson, USA TODAY Issa Rae, Yara Shahidi and Taraji P. Henson are just a few stars rocking natural hair.(Photo: USA TODAY, WireImage, Getty Images) Black women in…

The Burger King shaves his facial hair to raise awareness for Movember – Fox News

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The Burger King King is shaving his face and growing out a mustache during November.  (iStock) The Burger King’s royal mascot is getting a haircut today, and it’s a little shocking. In a video released by the restaurant, the King can be seen in a barber’s chair with hair falling around him and people watching. Then he pops up to reveal a baby-faced monarch – with a cleft…

How did Parachute become one of India’s favourite hair oil brands? Ask the rats – Quartz

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

When Harsh (Mariwala) joined Bombay Oil (in 1971)…(he) realised that the oil business, the mainstay of Bombay Oil, was a commodity business with low margins. Parachute and Saffola had already been launched but they were not getting the required attention through a brand lens. Parachute was sold in bulk, in tins of 15 litres to wholesalers, and Saffola was a niche business, selling in south Bombay (now Mumbai) and the…

7 Ways To Make Your Gray Hair Look Gorgeous – Prevention.com

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Many experts are wondering why: “Women can do so much to keep their faces and bodies looking young—there’s no need to think gray hair will necessarily make you look older,” says Rita Hazan, owner of the eponymous salon in New York City. (These 7 women finally embraced their gray hair, and here’s how it changed their lives.) And everyone can pull off the look, says Diana Lewis Jewell, founder of…

Hair: The Long and Short of it – Jamaica Gleaner

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

My hair life was a fairly effortless journey until I decided to stop perming my hair. My new natural journey was not as easy as I had observed. There were so many rules to follow, especially having been informed by renowned salons that African textured hair is very fragile and requires keen attention. ‘Picture perfect’ twist-out or blow-out styles were based on specific products used, your curl pattern and humid…

Don’t Freak Out If You’re Shedding More Hair Than Usual Right Now – HuffPost

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

But, just because it’s common to shed more hair during this time doesn’t mean you should assume that is the only reason for hair loss. Dr. Angela Lamb, director of the Westside Mount Sinai Dermatology Faculty Practice, director of dermatology at the Institute of Family Health and an assistant dermatology professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Angela Lamb, told HuffPost that yes, “The hair cycles more rapidly at…

Is your shampoo making your hair thinner? – Telegraph.co.uk

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

“To prove our theory that shampoos were depositing waxes and polymers on the scalp, we conducted a study,” says Dr Joe Cincotta, a leading cosmetic chemist who works alongside Federici. “Working with a group of women, we washed half of their head with a shampoo that was just designed to clean. Nothing else. On the other side, they used a conditioning shampoo. The study took microscopic pictures of the scalp…

Portage County cops’ facial hair to grow during ‘No-Shave November’ – Record-Courier

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

By DAVE O’BRIENReporter Things are going to get real hairy for Portage County law enforcement this month. In this case, that’s not a bad thing, as officers on numerous departments have been given the OK by their chiefs to put down the razors and grow their facial hair to raise money for charity. For a number of departments, it’s part of No-Shave November. The effort began…

How did Parachute become one of India’s favourite hair oil brands? Ask the rats – Quartz

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

When Harsh (Mariwala) joined Bombay Oil (in 1971)…(he) realised that the oil business, the mainstay of Bombay Oil, was a commodity business with low margins. Parachute and Saffola had already been launched but they were not getting the required attention through a brand lens. Parachute was sold in bulk, in tins of 15 litres to wholesalers, and Saffola was a niche business, selling in south Bombay (now Mumbai) and the…

Portage County cops’ facial hair to grow during ‘No-Shave November’ – Record-Courier

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

By DAVE O’BRIENReporter Things are going to get real hairy for Portage County law enforcement this month. In this case, that’s not a bad thing, as officers on numerous departments have been given the OK by their chiefs to put down the razors and grow their facial hair to raise money for charity. For a number of departments, it’s part of No-Shave November. The effort began…

Stranger Things’ Hopper Wants Everyone to Know He Had the Original Steve Harrington Hair – TIME

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The true star of Stranger Things is obviously Steve Harrington’s hair and David Harbour — otherwise known as Chief Jim Hopper — knows it. Following the Friday release of season two of the sci-fi megahit, Harbour begun sharing side-by-side photos of himself and co-star Joe Keery — who plays Steve — to prove that he was rocking the bully turned babysitter extraordinaire’s coiffed locks long before the show began. “So…

Rehab Addict Star Nicole Curtis Is Donating Her Hip-Length Hair to Charity – PEOPLE.com

Posted: Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Laura Cavanaugh/Getty You know her for her bubbly personality, adorable children and of course, her amazing home renovations. But Rehab Addict star Nicole Curtis has another stand-out signature trait: her crazy-long, hip-length blonde hair, which will soon be chopped off. Curtis proudly shares that her bright golden locks, which fall far below her waist, are not the result of extensions. Instead, they’re her natural strands, which she has been growing…