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VIDEO: How to Refresh Second Day Curls

{ Thursday, 21 July 2016 }

  Your curls go through a lot in 24 hours. Everything from the weather to working out to resting your head on the pillow at night can cause your perfectly defined curls to flatten or frizz. Luckily, it’s easy to revive second (or third!) day curls when you’re armed with the right tools. Watch and […]

How to Create Beach Waves on Loose Curls

{ Friday, 15 July 2016 }

The most effortless way to get beachy waves is, of course, to spend the day with your toes in the sand and the sea breeze in your hair. But even when a beach day isn’t an option, you can get the same undone, windswept texture in just a few easy steps. Read on and learn […]

Kinky Curl Styling How-To: The Romantic Headband Braid

{ Friday, 13 May 2016 }

Whether it’s a wedding, prom, graduation, or party, you most likely have at least one big event on your calendar this spring or summer. Once you’ve chosen the perfect outfit and RSVP’d, only one question remains: How will you wear your curls? We’ve created four gorgeous styles for every occasion, designed for each curl type. […]

Tight Curl Styling How-To: The Curly Faux-Bob

{ Friday, 13 May 2016 }

Whether it’s a wedding, prom, graduation, or party, you most likely have at least one big event on your calendar this spring or summer. Once you’ve chosen the perfect outfit and RSVP’d, only one question remains: How will you wear your curls? We’ve created four gorgeous styles for every occasion, designed for each curl type. […]

Meet the Stylist Behind the Red Carpet’s Best Curls

{ Friday, 8 April 2016 }

  “In the past it was sort of taboo to wear your curls natural,” says Tiffany Daugherty. Lucky for the Los Angeles—based celebrity hairstylist, times have changed—and her work, which can be seen in the pages of Essence and InStyle and on curly girls like Jerrika Hinton, Kelly McCreary, and Dascha Polanco—has been a big […]

Spring Ahead: 3 Curl Must-Haves to Start the Season

{ Friday, 11 March 2016 }

  It’s time to start rehabilitating stressed hair from the winter’s damaging weather. Just like your skin and nails, your hair feels the impact of the cold winter months. Your curls are even more prone than usual to moisture loss and can become brittle from being exposed to indoor heat and climate aggressors. Here are […]

One Ouidad Executive’s Curl Epiphany

{ Wednesday, 3 June 2015 }

Who among the curly-headed hasn’t at some point struggled with her hair ― hasn’t spent hours at a time trying to tame unruly locks, or even chopped them off altogether? Below, our very own Creative & Education AVP, Melanie J. Fahey, tells of her own troubles (and triumphs) over her naturally classic curls. melanie’s story, […]