A US student grew out his hair to donate to his sick sister. He said the principal told him to cut it or leave.

2020-02-15 09:58

Maggie Johnson lost her hair during treatment for an auto-immune disease. Her brother started to grow his in order to donate it to her.

This woman has ditched her razor for four years and embraces body hair

2020-02-06 11:58

Few will disagree going natural is a big trend these days, but sometimes it can be taken a tad too far, depending on your views.

Clump of hair removed from nine-year-old’s gut

2019-09-06 15:26

A young girl has had a 500g clump of her own hair removed from her stomach during emergency surgery after Rapunzel syndrome caused acute pancreatitis.

Amanda Black, Unathi, J.Lo and other celebs resurrect the beaded wig look

2019-08-02 15:53

These celebs are giving African goddesses and Cher inspired looks.

Can stem cells be the cure for baldness?

2019-07-03 21:30

Hair loss has a profound effect on people, but could a new technique involving stem cells be the answer to growing new, natural-looking hair?

5 things you need to know in SA business today and 6 warning signs your hair loss is something more serious

2019-06-20 07:19

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the State of the Nation (SONA) address at 19:00 on Thursday.

Hold on to your wigs! This Peruvian woman hopes to break world record for longest locks

2019-06-12 10:52

Noemi Elizabeth Romero Huaman, a woman from Peru known as the 'Peruvian Rapunzel' aims to break the world record for longest hair. The 24-year-old woman has 1.78 metre long hair that takes up to an hour to wash, comb and braid, and she is considering signing up for the Guinness Book of World Records to see if she can dethrone Argentina's Lorenzatti April, whose hair was 1.52 meters long.

Brazilian man dubbed the male Rapunzel – and we totally see why!

2019-05-24 15:24

His striking look has attracted a lot attention – both positive and negative attention.

Keen to rent a wig for as little as R100 a day? Now you can, with Hair.Me.Out

2019-03-27 15:58

Joburg-based entrepreneurs Delicia Kasenge (29) and Zandile Baloyi’s (25) officially launched their rental business, Hair.Me.Out, in June 2018, and it’s all about creating a different experience with hair


Woman grows hair out of her gums in rare medical case

2020-02-06 20:45

If the thought of a hair in your mouth is making you gag, you might want to stop reading. But a rare medical phenomenon can cause hair to grow in odd places... including your mouth.

From Taraji P Henson to Thando Thabethe, here are 4 new celebrity hairstyles we’re loving

2019-10-08 12:26

Excuse me, coming through. Yes, it’s me!

Afro hairstyle 'comments' spark controversy at Cape Town high school

2019-08-30 21:57

Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer claims there is no evidence that derogatory comments were directed at a group of female Malibu High pupils who has Afro hairstyles.

Does your scalp suffer from dandruff? Here are five tips to help you get rid of it

2019-07-05 12:52

With the winter breeze blowing harshly on your scalp, walking around with dandruff-filled hair can be awkward and embarrassing.

Woman’s hair turned grey at age 21

2019-06-25 15:12

After 15 years of continuously colouring her hair, the mom decided to finally embrace the grey.

11 red flags you're about to get your hair done at a bad salon

2019-06-17 17:07

INSIDER spoke to hairdressers to find out all of the red flags to look out for which suggest you're about to get your hair done at a bad salon.

Donald Trump sports a new hairdo – and people are loving it

2019-06-03 13:08

His trademark fluffy hairdo has been the butt of many jokes.

10 mistakes you're making when blow-drying your hair, according to hairstylists

2019-04-27 14:41

It turns out, it's possible to blow-dry your hair wrong. Here are the mistakes you're probably making and how to blow dry the right way.

KZN professor Ncoza Dlova involved in breakthrough study for hair loss among black women to offer key alopecia transplant procedure

2019-04-18 13:10

Professor Ncoza Dlova also advocates for widespread education of hair and skin health.

8 ways apple cider vinegar can benefit your hair, according to dermatologists

2019-03-23 15:32

INSIDER asked dermatologists how to use apple cider vinegar for your hair and what benefits they have seen by using it.

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