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September 2019

The Hottest Hairstyles

SBH Cover Tamron Hall

Talking TV Chic Short Cuts!

Clip & Snip

Amazing and trend styles at your fingertips!

Natural Hair

Your Curly Coif Care Guide

Salon Talk

Our cosmetologist mini magazine

Featured Article

Chatting with Dear White People’s Ashley Blaine Featherson

Home Styling Guide

Step-by-step instructions to coif perfection!



…Protective Pretty

Is this the season you’ll shift style gears and try a protective style…like braids? Perhaps inspired by the micro-braid craze from the 90s, this modern mane version flaunts endless lengths arranged into a casual “updo.” Plaits are put up and pinned into a petal-like configuration for all to admire.

Hair: Adam Ciaccia; Photography: David Mannah;

Styling: Sofia Polak; Makeup: Amy Capeda

SBH Blog

Beauty Changes Lives

Black Hair Tip of the Day