Curls

  • Curly hair: challenges and choices

    There's no doubt that naturally curly hair has a character of its own, and those of us with straight hair spend a fortune each year trying to emulate the vivacity...

  • Straight talk about hair irons

    Hair irons have been around for over a century but in recent years there have been many technological advances and improvements. In the past, lack of temperature control and the...

  • It’s all curls for the girls at Cannes

    Roller setting is still the foundation stone for most red carpet hairdressing, but there was more versatility than usual at the last night of Cannes where a twist of the...

  • Is Nicole Kidman going back to her roots?

    In recent years Nicole Kidman has favoured a smooth, controlled look, eschewing flouncy styles to wear her hair elegantly straight. But at Saturday's Screen Actors Guild Awards the actress went...

  • Trend alert: roll out the barrel curls

    It’s going to be a long, soft summer if the MTV awards are any indicator of hair trends. Lauren Conrad, Sienna Miller, Vanessa Hudgens, even Miley Cyrus with her loosely...

  • Pam wows at Westwood

    As a former Baywatch babe, Pamela Anderson has never been one for formal dressing and her debut as Vivienne Westwood's muse in Paris perfectly summed up the casual style she...

  • Waves and fringes are style leaders at Brits

    It's a night where fortunes are made – and trends defined, as the stars roll out the most up-to-date looks for the Brits. We've already highlighted the dramatic, straight, blunt-cut...

  • Kate keeps it simple

    She's hardly the showiest of celebrities, refusing to be drawn into a world of size zeros and showbiz parties.And to go with this image, Kate Winslet is crafting a very...

  • Renee bucks trends at Golden Globes

    At the Golden Globes the majority of stars opted for pared down, smooth and often straight hairstyles to go with their sleekly silhouetted dresses. Except for Renee Zellweger, who stood...
  • I kissed a curl – Katy Perry goes retro

    She may be thoroughly modern with her choice of songs, but Katy Perry is building her image on a look that's distinctly traditional, with beautiful fitted outfits harking back to...
  • Get Emilia's big and bouncy look

    Silent Witness star Emilia Fox decided to ring the changes at a recent phone launch with hair dyed red from her usual blonde and big, bouncy curls that couldn't be...
  • Return of the Curls

    It's not just the stars who are going curly, with Kate Moss and Lily Allen revealing retro wavy hair out on the town. Sales of home perm kits at Superdrug...