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The 10 best volumizing shampoos

Looking for some va-va volume? You need to check out our edit of the ten best volumizing shampoos for body and bounce.

 

Hair maintenance 101: The best dry shampoos ever

Go longer between washes with our round-up of the best ever dry shampoos...

 

Slick to sleek: How to take care of greasy hair

Slicked back, greased-up hair may have a place on the catwalk, but in real life there's nothing we hate more than lank, lacklustre locks.

 

Wedding hairstyles 2013

Find the perfect hairstyle for your wedding day - whether you want sleek chignon or big-hair bridal...

 

Contessas 2012: Four finalists give us their top hair tips

Ever despair over a bad hair day, or wonder how to choose a good shampoo? We've got you covered.

 

Organic shampoos: The best natural shampoos

Thinking about swapping your usual shampoo for something more planet friendly? Try one of these tried and tested organic and natural shampoos...

 

Prepare your hair: how to get ready for the big day

You want to look your best for your big day but if you're not careful wedding hair can take it's toll on your locks. Anita Cox salon franchise owner, Skye Norman, tells us how...

 

Weave hair extensions

The stylist attaches extensions directly to your existing hair to lengthen and thicken it.

 

Hair loss

Hair loss is caused by several factors and can be temporary or serious depending on the case. Here's our guide to dealing with it.

 

Tips to make your hair grow faster

The weather, poor diet, products and pollution all make our hair fragile. To help your hair grow faster, take a look at our tips.

 

Going grey: what to do?

Our hair changes over time, and whether you're blonde, brunette or ginger, your hair will fade to grey and even turn to white eventually. It's totally natural, but going grey can...

 

Using hair straighteners

Hair straighteners are the quickest way to smooth, straight locks. Use them wisely, and not excessively: here's a user guide.

 

Permanent hair straightening

Frizzy, undisciplined, difficult to style, afro, permed or curly hair can be a hassle, and many women are resorting to permanent straightening to make their lives easier or so...

 

Home remedies for beautiful hair

Do you want to take care of your hair with simple and natural household products? There are tons of natural beauty recipes that are really easy to whip up - check out our favourites...

 

Caring for and styling dry hair

If your hair is dry, dull and breaks easily, it's often down to excess sebum, bad habits and lack of the right care. To help you rectify these problems, here’s how to care for...

 

Looking after frizzy hair

Is your hair impossible to untangle? Too thick? Too dry? Frizzy hair is often difficult to style, however with the right products and care, your hair will reveal all its beauty...

 

Choosing your hair colour

After a new hair colour? Although it’s technically possible to go from black to platinum blonde, think about it carefully as this is obviously a radical change and there’s...

 

Dealing with dandruff

Dandruff is an embarassing problem and is distinctly unattractive! Around 1 in 10 people suffer from it, but there are easy solutions to flaking, itchy scalps. Read up on them here...

 

Shampooing your hair

Your hair is your crowning glory and perfect hair starts with perfect washing! Here's how to take care of your locks so that they breathe, shine and look impeccable when styled...

 

Gel, mousse or spray: which is best for styling hair?

It's a jungle of gels, sprays and mousses out there in the styling aisles. It's easy to get lost, but each styling product has specific characteristics. Here's how to choose products...