Hairdo

  • The popular pony tail

    The pony tail: comfy, quick and easy to do – and fashionable, too! What more could you ask for from a hair style? If you're one of the many who...

  • Hair trends: braids and plaits

    Plaits don't have to mean the wiry schoolgirl braids of Pippi Longstocking or the long rope-like locks of Rapunzel: there are all the in-between lengths and a host of different...

  • Hair styles and hair loss

    During the summer we're more likely to give our locks a break from the hairdryer and let them dry naturally. But has it occurred to you that we sometimes substitute...

  • Hair care for brown hair

    From glorious dark chestnut to a lighter shade of mouse, there are a host of tones and colours that come under the umbrella-term 'brown', which probably makes it the most...

  • Take a fresh look at lacquer

    Most hairdressers have no qualms about 'finishing off' a coif with a quick spray of lacquer, but it's hard not to associate the product with the stiff and formal looks...

  • 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...

  • The power to end static hair

    There's no doubt that static electricity has the power to ruin a good hairstyle. Sadly, there's no miracle cure for the problem, but there are a few tricks that can...

  • Geri shines with sleek 'do

    Geri Halliwell wowed at the premiere of The Boat That Rocks with a short, gold dress, golden-brown skin and a casually dressed 'do polished to perfection to give it a...
  • Kate’s new style is super-sexy

    Kate Moss would only have to step outside her front door in her jim-jams to pick up the morning papers before starting a new trend in nightwear worn as daywear...
  • Gwyneth gets straight to the point

    Celebrating the Valentino show, Gwyneth Paltrow gave her long hair a sleek makeover that immediately gave it a new lease of life.By using straightening irons to curve hair under at...
  • A-list hair in an instant

    The Baftas television awards are coming up and celebrities across the land will be already preparing their red-carpet outfits. But there are simple tricks red-carpet experts use that we can...
  • New trend alert: rise of the celebrity 'lob'

    Have we spotted a new trend starting with our favourite celebrities? Reece Witherspoon, Eva Longoria and Anne Hathaway have all had their tresses lopped off this summer, into 'halfway hairstyles'...