Hair stylists to stars Nicky Clarke reveals Covid was ‘final nail in the coffin’ for Mayfair empire

They wanted a gloriously seductive voice to greet clients on their answerphone, so who better to ask than Joanna Lumley? So starry was the orbit in which Britain’s most-celebrated hairdresser Nicky Clarke moved, he could call on the great and the good to do such favours. The actress obliged and hers was the voice callers heard…

Texas high school policy banning braided or twisted hair has stopped a teen from attending school, his mom says

CNN  —  Nothing makes Dyree Williams feel more like himself than his hair, which he has proudly worn in twists, braids and locks all his life – it’s part of his identity and a direct connection to his ancestors. But Williams’ locks became an issue after the 17-year-old moved from Cincinnati, Ohio, to East Bernard, 50 miles outside of…

‘Some people are freaked out’: how Laetitia Ky tackles abortion, sexism and race with her extraordinary hair | Art

Laetitia Ky makes sculptures out of hair, although I’m not sure the word “sculpture” accurately conveys just how dynamic her art is. Her pieces are moments, scenes, statements, emotions, rendered in black afro textured hair. Ky is central to the art. Her sculptures can’t be displayed on a wall or a table. They can’t be…