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We need to talk about Yuli Gurriel’s incredible, reason-defying hair – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

For those who don’t know him, Yuli Gurriel is a 32-year-old Cuban infielder who plays first base for the Astros. Houston signed him last season to a five-year, $47.5 million deal, and although he struggled in his first taste of American baseball, hitting just .262/.292/.385 in 137 MLB plate appearances, he’s been a more productive presence at first for the Astros in 2017, upping his slash line to .274/.311/.389 with…

Two black charter school students punished for braided hair extensions – CBS News

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

MALDEN, Mass. — Two black students at a Boston charter school have received detentions, and may face suspension, for alleged hair code violations, CBS Boston reports. Deanna and Mia Cook, 15, who are black, were given detentions because the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School dress code says braid extensions aren’t allowed. Deanna says she thinks the hair policy is racist. Mom shares teacher’s note complaining about her daughter’s hair “What…

Alden Ehrenreich’s Han Solo Hair Is So on Point – Gizmodo

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hair alert! io9 is back with all your breaking pop culture hair news, this time concerning our brand new Han Solo. Advertisement Woody Harrelson just posted a photo on Instagram of a London reunion with a few of his Hunger Games friends, including director Francis Lawrence and star Jennifer Lawrence. But also along for the ride was Harrelson’s current co-star, Alden Ehrenreich and, well, look at those flowing locks. Obviously,…

Black students at Malden school who wear braids face punishment … – The Boston Globe

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Handout The Cook sisters at Fenway Park. Black students at a Malden charter school who wear their hair in braids are facing detention and suspension by administrators who say the hairstyles violate the school’s dress code. Parents describe the crackdown as racist. Colleen Cook, whose twin 15-year-old daughters, Deanna and Mya, attend the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School, said Thursday evening that her children have served multiple detentions since last…

Charter school under fire for hair policy parents call racist – 14 News WFIE Evansville

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

MALDEN, MA (WFXT/CNN) – Parents say a charter school’s hair policy is racist because it singles out African-American students. Maya and Deanna Cook said they were disciplined for not removing their braids. Maya, a sophomore, said she was pulled aside two weeks ago, just after she and her sister had their hair braided at a salon. Their adoptive mother, Colleen, also got a call from the school. “The school basically…

Meet makeup artist Vlada Haggerty, Smashbox Cosmetics’ new ‘lip editor in chief’ – Los Angeles Times

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

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$500K in cosmetics stolen from Bay Area chain stores recovered – SFGate

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Caption Close Investigators have tracked down a cache of a half million dollars worth of cosmetics stolen from Walgreens and CVS stores throughout the Bay Area, and arrested two people on suspicion of buying the pilfered merchandise, officials said Friday. Rosa Jimenez, 43, and and Enrique Rodriguez, 50, both of San Leandro, were arrested Wednesday when police found the loot in their home and storage unit, according to the Berkeley…

We need to talk about Yuli Gurriel’s incredible, reason-defying hair – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

For those who don’t know him, Yuli Gurriel is a 32-year-old Cuban infielder who plays first base for the Astros. Houston signed him last season to a five-year, $47.5 million deal, and although he struggled in his first taste of American baseball, hitting just .262/.292/.385 in 137 MLB plate appearances, he’s been a more productive presence at first for the Astros in 2017, upping his slash line to .274/.311/.389 with…

Two Mystic Valley Charter School Students Say School’s Hair Policy Is Racist – CBS Boston / WBZ

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

MALDEN (CBS) – Two Mystic Valley Regional Charter School students have been banned from track, banished from the Latin Club and are not allowed at any school events due to to hair code violations. Twin sisters Deanna and Mya Scott, 15, who are black, were punished because the school’s dress code says braid extensions aren’t allowed. Mother of twins says charter school discriminating against her girls by not allowing hair…

Alden Ehrenreich’s Han Solo Hair Is So on Point – Gizmodo

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hair alert! io9 is back with all your breaking pop culture hair news, this time concerning our brand new Han Solo. Advertisement Woody Harrelson just posted a photo on Instagram of a London reunion with a few of his Hunger Games friends, including director Francis Lawrence and star Jennifer Lawrence. But also along for the ride was Harrelson’s current co-star, Alden Ehrenreich and, well, look at those flowing locks. Obviously,…

Getting a buzz cut? Here’s how your hair can change someone else’s life – Hindustan Times

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

Having a bad hair day? Imagine if all your hair were gone. Abhaya* lost hers when she was battling a tumour in the neck a year ago. “I had long, lustrous hair and when the chemotherapy took it, it hit me hard. I didn’t want to face anyone without it. I didn’t feel like myself,” she says. It’s not just women. Sumeet* was diagnosed with a brain tumour at 10…

Laverne Cox Flaunts Her Natural Hair And All ‘Its Beautiful Kink And Curl’ – HuffPost

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

On Thursday, the award-winning actress posted a picture to Instagram showing her posing in a dazzling beaded dress and flaunting her flawless natural hair. The picture, which was taken from a photo shoot in January, shows her beautiful curls styled for a look that she says she was “most excited about” that day. 

Meet makeup artist Vlada Haggerty, Smashbox Cosmetics’ new ‘lip editor in chief’ – Los Angeles Times

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

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Holographic Makeup for That Otherworldly Glow – The Fashion Spot

Posted: Saturday, May 13, 2017

It sometimes seems like it is a competition among brands to see who can deliver the most prismatic makeup products. Things have evolved from subtle shimmering finishes to duochrome, pigment-packed products that outshine diamonds. Thankfully for us, this means that we have plenty to choose from. We can now get iridescent beauty products at the drugstore, department stores and online. Colored highlighters, rainbow highlighters and holographic eye and lip products…

Monetising makeup skills – The Voice Online

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

BEAUTIFUL: Bojelo Marari BEAUTY WITH BEE JAEY Flawless skin and perfect makeup is a big part of a woman’ s outward beauty. This weekend makeup artist, Bojelo Mariri of Bee Jaey makeup studio conducted a well attended makeup tutorial in village, Gaborone. It graduate turned makeup artist, Mariri studied Information Systems at the University of Botswana with no intention of working in the IT industry. “I guess you can say,…

Beauty sleep: why there’s no escaping makeup – The Guardian

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

It’s a real thing, apparently, and it was yesterday. It was inevitable, I suppose, that if you were a person who needed to be told that the US had a National Sleepover Day, you wouldn’t find out until it was over. In New York, they marked the event by building a giant bed in Times Square. As a spontaneous gathering in a civic space, it was a little bit like…

This Adorable "Frushy" Makeup Brush Is About to Swim Into Your Heart – POPSUGAR

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

Beauty is about artistry and glamour, yes, but it should also always be fun. That’s why we’ve really enjoyed the recent trend of funky makeup brushes, like the unicorn horn tools and rose-shaped applicators. However, our favorite of them all so far is the Frushy makeup brush. Popularized by Instagram makeup artist and influencers, this tool features short synthetic fibers that are perfect for applying foundation, contour makeup, and highlighter….

Laverne Cox Flaunts Her Natural Hair And All ‘Its Beautiful Kink And Curl’ – HuffPost

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

On Thursday, the award-winning actress posted a picture to Instagram showing her posing in a dazzling beaded dress and flaunting her flawless natural hair. The picture, which was taken from a photo shoot in January, shows her beautiful curls styled for a look that she says she was “most excited about” that day. 

War on Black Hair: Wearing Braids Gets Black Girls Banned From Prom at Malden Charter School in Massachusetts – Newsweek

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

Two black female students attending a charter school in Massachusetts were recently kicked off their sports teams and prohibited from attending a prom because they wore their hair in braids. The Mystic Valley Regional Charter School in Malden, about 9 miles from Boston, enforces a strict dress code preventing students from wearing their hair in any unnatural way, which includes braids. Twin students Maya and Deanna Cook, African-American sophomores, told…

We need to talk about Yuli Gurriel’s incredible, reason-defying hair – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017

For those who don’t know him, Yuli Gurriel is a 32-year-old Cuban infielder who plays first base for the Astros. Houston signed him last season to a five-year, $47.5 million deal, and although he struggled in his first taste of American baseball, hitting just .262/.292/.385 in 137 MLB plate appearances, he’s been a more productive presence at first for the Astros in 2017, upping his slash line to .274/.311/.389 with…