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June/July 2017 cover-home

Your next hairstyle is waiting for you here!


SBH Cover Rihanna cover-gabrielle

Music Hottest Coif Chameleon!


Weave Couture weave-home

Strut Your Style In These Sexy Spirals


Hair Color Now color-home

We’re on red alert! Crimson is the coif color to try now.


Natural Hair braids-home

Calling all Naturalista! Tips & Tricks You Don’t Want To Miss


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Photo Credits

Celebrity Media

Hair: Carlos Ortiz; Makeup: Michael Cohen; Photos: Adeline Wohlwend; all courtesy Creative Partners Group.

Celebrity Stylist

Photos: Rukey Styles: courtesy of Rukey Styles; Movie Poster & Movie Still: courtesy Miramax/Roadside Attractions.

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Dates & Places

Photos: James Pray.

Haircolor Now

Hotter Than Hot: Demetress Valentine/ D’Signs Unlimited Beauty Studio, Crofton, MD; Makeup: Maliki C; Photo: Jonathan Martin/www.iJonathanmartin.com. Lengthy Braids & Splashes Of Scarlet: Hair: Yvette Moore/Samyze Hair Braiding, Rock Hill, SC; Makeup: Iris Sinclair; Photos: Torrance Patrick/www.torrancepatrick.com. Faith Evans: Kamau Ware & Justin Vannoy/courtesy ORS Olive Oil.

Hairstyle Gallery

Powerful Profile: Makeup: Tiffany Palmer; Photo: Jonathan Martin/www.iJonathanmartin.com. Braided-Hawk: Makeup: Sheila Holden; Photo: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com. Neon Strip: Makeup: Nicole James; Photo: Beverli Alford/www.beverlialfordphotography.com.

In This Issue

Merle: Photo: Guy D’ Alema/courtesy OWN. Demetria: Hair: Carol Coco White @iamcocowhite; Makeup: Manny Davila @mannymua; Photo: Nathan Pearcy @npearcypics. Mario: Photo: Hae Zeng. Clip & Snip: Hair: Joyce Smith/Cheley Hair Design, Rialto, CA; Makeup: Sheila Holden; Photo: Keif Savage/www.salonsourcemag.com. Natural Hair: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images. Home Styling Guide: Hair: Tamecia Bradshaw/Signature Styles By Tamercia, Temple Hills, MD; Makeup: Chantelle Williams; Photo: Jonathan Martin/www.iJonathanmartin.com. Salon Talk: Hair: Stéphane Delahaye; Makeup: Elise Ducrot; Fashion Styling: Mélanie Perego; Photo: Bérengére Valongnes; All for Niwel Beauty.

Makeup Musts

Eva Kim and Adrienne: courtesy Eva Kim; Monica: Hair: Deaundra Metzger; Photo: Derek Blanks.

Natural Hair

Look of the Month: Hair: Tia “Verdatility” Blake/Versatility The Salon, Washington, DC; Makeup: Felicia Gray; Photo: Beverli Alford/www.beverlialfordphotography.com; Rutina: courtesy on OWN.

Weave Couture

Rockin’ Ringlets: Hair: Jynise Ray/Illusions Hair Design, Bowie, MD; Makeup: Lynette Martin; Photo: Jonathan Martin/www.iJonathanmartin.com.

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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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