Natural Hair-Care Pioneer Mahisha Dellinger Is Getting Into the CBD Business

She wants to spread awareness on the substance’s benefits.Photo: Courtesy of Herbn GoddessWith so much talk in the zeitgeist about what it means to be “self-made” in the beauty industry, it’s overdue for Mahisha Dellinger to be added to the conversation. The Curls founder is a veritable pioneer in the natural hair-care industry, having launched […]

14 Deep Conditioners and Masks for Healthy, Moisturized Hair

Including picks for every hair type and texture.Photo: ImaxtreeIf you’ve ever ripped a brush through your hair root to end, skimped on heat protectant or sandwiched your hair between two 400 degree hot plates, chances are your strands could use a little extra TLC. Sure, the regular conditioner that accompanies shampoo delivers on a glossy […]

This Mask Saved Steph’s Straw-Like Hair After She Bleached It

Not bad for a $12 drugstore find.Shea Moisture Manuka Honey & Yogurt Hydrate + Repair Protein Power Treatment, $11.49, available here.I’ve been coloring my hair in one way or another for the better part of the last decade, and as a brunette, that process typically includes some time spent with bleach. For the most part, […]

Steph Relies on This Colorist-Approved Treatment to Rehab Her Hair After Bleaching It

The pros swear by it for a reason.Olaplex Hair Perfector No. 3, $28, available here. I’m not a full-on blonde, but that doesn’t mean I don’t bleach my hair. Balayage, baby! I’ve been getting my hair bleached for the better part of the last decade, and despite the fact that I favor an ultra-lazy, gets-better-as-it-grows-out look […]

It’s Possible to Safely Color — and Bleach! — Both Relaxed and Natural Textured Hair

Let these expert tips guide the way.Zoë Kravitz. Photo: Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Fiji WaterI remember the first time I had my hair dyed blonde. I was in the 11th grade, and had printed out photos of Keyshia Cole and Kelis to take to the hairdresser. I sat in her chair and showed her the photos, […]

The 37 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in May

Including spray-on sunscreen, a Rihanna-approved lip scrub, a palo santo-spiked moisturizer, CBD gummies that support a noble cause and more.Photo: Courtesy of Fenty BeautyEach month, Fashionista editors try a *lot* of beauty products. And while not every formula we test is a winner, we’re constantly unearthing new favorites. Here, we’ve rounded up our latest hair, […]

Steph Has Been Using This Hair Mask a Lot This Winter

Treat yo scalp.Kristin Ess Weightless Hydration Daily Scalp + Hair Mask, $14, available here.For me, winter means dry skin head to toe, and I mean that literally — even my scalp craves moisture. With fine hair that’s prone to oil buildup, I normally only condition my ends, keeping anything too moisturizing away from the roots, […]

Dhani’s Strengthening, Hydrating Hair Mask That Seems to Actually Work

I notice less damage when I use it regularly.Briogeo Don’t Despair, Repair! Deep Conditioning Mask, $36, available here.After having had remarkably strong, resilient hair for most of my life — seriously, I rarely had any hair to pull out of my brushes — I’ve noticed it breaking and thinning out a lot more over the […]

16 Hair Masks That Cater to Every Hair Type, Texture and Concern

Four experts share their all-time favorite formulas for fine, curly, wavy, damaged and color-treated hair.Photo: Christian Vierig/Getty ImagesAs someone who’s used the same no-frills shampoo and conditioner for the better part of her life, I used to be of the (hilarious) belief that hair products were one-size-fits-all. But as soon as I started experimenting with […]