hair

Beauty

why the buzz cut is so much more than just this season’s biggest hair trend

A case for shaving it all off.
Shannon Peter
10.24.18
Opinion

how our perception of a celebrity changes after they dye their hair

A deep-dive into Lady Gaga's hair color.
Philippa Snow
10.18.18
Beauty

new documentary charts 18 years in the life of london's cult salon ‘cuts’

Filmmaker Sarah Lewis explains exactly why she kept coming back for nearly two decades.
Shannon Peter
10.17.18
Beauty

10 beauty trends you need to know about now

From the surreal to the sublime, this season’s shows served up plenty of fresh beauty inspiration.
Shannon Peter
10.4.18
Beauty

lost photos from the most radical hair salon of 80s london

'CUTS,' published by Tyrone Lebon and Michael Kopelman, celebrates a basement salon that became an alternative mecca for pop icons, fashion editors, and scrappy punk kids.
Paige Silveria
10.1.18
Photography

sabrina santiago captures the kinks, curls, and culture of hair

The New York-based photographer's latest portrait series celebrates diversity and individuality.
Nicole DeMarco
9.26.18
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
8.17.18
News

lena waithe has "gotten gayer"

Emmy Award-winner Lena Waithe shaved her head, and offered a red carpet reporter some empowering words about the decision.
Ryan White
8.13.18
Beauty

examining fashion's complicated relationship with the bowl cut

Plucked from cultural idiocy and elevated to elegance, the story of the bowl cut’s makeover speaks to the present times, or dare I say, end times.
Sessi Blanchard
7.17.18
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
6.13.18
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
6.12.18