hair

Culture

why shaved hair is such an important part of the lesbian identity

From full skinhead to floppy emo undercut -- whether you're a butch or a femme, everyone should try shaving their head once!
Sophie Wilkinson
8.18.18
beauty week 2018

regal portraits of black children in baroque costumes

Photographers Regis and Kahran Bethencourt push the boundaries of what blackness has been and can become.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.14.18
beauty week 2018

how masami hosono’s genderless haircuts quietly changed the game

The owner of NYC's Vacancy Project believes "[everywhere] will be all gender-neutral in the future."
Hannah Ongley
6.14.18
beauty week 2018

there's a reason you cut your hair after a breakup

The transformative power of chopping it all off, and what it means.
Erica Euse
6.14.18
Fashion

meet the brooklyn twins behind the first luxury durag label

Clothing and accessories brand L’Enchanteur is rethinking what luxury is and should be.
Coco Romack
6.7.18
beauty

these barbies’ hairdos are better than yours

We meet the man making doll hair magic.
George Douglas-Davies
4.27.18
beauty

'hair wars' is a celebration of detroit’s most creative black hairdressers

Christine Hahn's portraits capture the Afrocentric beauty movement's fantastical show at MoMA PS1.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.20.18
Opinion

emily ratajkowski is right, hair is a fundamental part of femininity

The model famous for taking “empowering” topless selfies with Kim Kardashian has been slammed for her comments about women’s hair, but it’s really the construct of “femininity” we should cancel.
Charlotte Gush
1.24.18
beauty

the most incredible hairstyles from our a-z of hair video

Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the video shoot, which took place at historic locations in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Scroll down for a glimpse at Jawara Wauchope's hairstyles for models including Jazzelle Zanaughtti and Maluca.
i-D Staff
12.1.17
beauty

solange-approved hairstylist jawara wauchope turns braids into butterfly wings

“There are a lot of people that don’t know that black hair can do many things, look many ways, and have different feels,” says the i-D “A-Z of Hair” stylist.
André-Naquian Wheeler
12.1.17
News

jaden smith's dreadlocks are in a glass display case at his parents' house

Like, right there in the entrance hall.
Hannah Ongley
11.17.17
Culture

"hair nah" is the video game version of "don’t touch my hair"

Slap those pesky white hands away.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.17.17