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Oct./Nov. 2017 cover-home

All The Style Inspiration You Need!


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Songstress. Actress. Beauty Mogul. Style Icon!


Weave Couture weave-home

Trend Alert! Playful Crowns


Hair Color Now color-home

Check Out These Cool Blue Coifs


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Living For Locs!


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Photo Credits

Celebrity Media

Photo: Keith Munyan courtesy Rogers & Cowan.

Celebrity Stylist

Photos courtesy Nedjetti Harvey.

Dates & Places

Photos: James Pray.

Haircolor Now

Show-off: Hair: Fallon/Effortless Hair Studio, San Pablo, CA; Makeup: Sheila Holden; Photo: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com. Make Waves: Hair: Paulette Edwards/Ultimate Creations, Beaufort, SC; Makeup: Tierra Nichole; Photo: Chip Foust/www.universalsalons.com. Feeling Bold: Hair: Calundra Thomas/CalundraThomasGHairDesign.com. Los Angeles, CA; Makeup: Sheila Holden; Photo: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com. Margeaux: Photo: Kristopher Armstead.

Hairstyle Gallery

Raspberry: Makeup: Maliki; Photo: Phillip Massie Jr./www.mysalonstyle.com. Delicate: Makeup: Deirdre Clay; Photo: Chip Foust/www.universalsalons.com. Bold: Makeup: Sheila Holden; Photo: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com.

In This Issue

Rihanna: Photo: Samir Hussein/WireImage. Estelle: Photo: Courtesy VP Music Group, INC. Ledisi: Photo: Courtesy Verve Label Group. Ravyn: Photo: Jimmy Fontaine/Atlantic Records. Natural Hair: Chelsea Lauren/REX/Shutterstock. Hair Advice: Courtesy Q. Shamone. Clip & Snip: Hair: Rebecca Washington/C.H.O.W. Bella Salon, Washington, DC; Makeup: Tiffany Matthews; Photo: Beverli Alford/www.beverlialford.com. Salon Talk: Hair: Tiffany Footman; Makeup: Lia Crow/both for Carmen Carmen Salon & Spa, Charlotte, NC; Photo: Tom Carson. Home Styling Guide: Hair: Caprice King/C.H.O.W. Bella Salon, Washington, DC; Makeup: Carli Styles; Photo: Beverli Alford/www.beverlialford.com.

Makeup Musts

Photos courtesy Jai Williams.

Natural Hair

Hair of the Month: Hair: Kimberly Wright/Natural Intensions, Bellflower, CA; Makeup: Makeup by David; Photos: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com. Demetria: Hair: Carol Coco White @iamcocowhite; Makeup: Manny Davila @mannymua; Photo: Nathan Pearcy @npearcypics.

Weave Couture

Bob Babe: Hair & Makeup: Amir Thrash/Vanity Beauty Salon, Selma, AL; Photos: Willie Walton/Willie Walton Photography/Showcase Shoots. Guest Artist: Photo courtesy Brainchild Associates.

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Disclaimer

THE INFORMATION IN THIS WEB SITE IS MEANT TO INCREASE YOUR KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HAIR CARE AND BEAUTY. BECAUSE EVERYONE IS DIFFERENT, THE IDEAS EXPRESSED ON THIS SITE CANNOT BE USED TO DIAGNOSE OR TREAT INDIVIDUAL HEALTH/HAIR CARE & BEAUTY PROBLEMS. A HEALTH CARE/HAIR CARE AND/OR BEAUTY PROFESSIONAL CAN BEST GUIDE YOU. ASK A STYLIST PHOTOS: MODELS IN PHOTOS USED TO ILLUSTRATE STORY ONLY.

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