Maria Nila for Better Hair: A 3-Step Routine
We talk a lot about wellness for our skin and bodies, but there’s a whole world of wellness to be considered when it comes to our hair.
7 Ways to Mend and Repair Your Split Ends
Prolong the health and happiness of your ends with these helpful tricks and tips.
The Right Way to Sleep with Wet Hair
Don't want to wake up to nightmarish bed head? Here are techniques and products you need, depending on your hair type.
Black-owned Beauty and Grooming Brands We Love
Founders of Black-owned beauty and grooming brands tell us why they started their businesses and how retailers (and consumers) can support them.
6 Ways to Sneak a Hair Mask into Your Schedule
Treat your mane to a nourishing hair mask while you're out and about or catching some z's.
The Doable Updo: A Half-Up Braid
A chic updo doesn't have to be complicated (even for shorter styles!), thanks to this easy braided look.
The Doable Updo: Faux Fringe
If you love the look of bangs but dont want to commit, test them out with this clever curly hair updo.
5 Ways to Protect Your Hair from the Sun
Avoid any hair meltdowns this summer with these tips for preventing sun-scorched strands.
The Best Mens Haircuts of 2018
Find some inspiration for your next cut with our top hair styles of 2018
The Best Natural Skincare for Men
Looking to go green? Get the lowdown on the best natural skincare products for men.
Product I Can't Live Without: Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray
Introducing a brand new video series: Product I Can't Live Without! In Episode 1, haircare newbie and Video Producer Bridget tries out a cult-favorite product.
Four Festive Makeup and Hair Tutorials for the Holidays
Our four favorite holiday tutorials to get you ready for any occasion this season.
How to: Protective Twist Updo
A protective hairstyle for your holiday parties and the outfit inspiration to match.
BirchboxMan Q&A: Meet The Founders
Hear the stories from the founders of some of our favorite grooming brands.
6 Australian Beauty Brands You Need to Know
Get glowing skin and back-from-the-beach hair with the help of these standout (and eco-friendly) brands from Down Under.
Everything You Need to Know About Clarifying Shampoos
Banish product buildup and add shine with one of these detoxifying (and color-safe!) clarifying shampoos.
How to Use Detanglers (and Which One to Use!)
Meet the superstar detanglers and leave-in conditioners that leave every hair type smooth, moisturized, and protected.
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The Birchbox Guide to Braided Hairstyles
Whether you're heading to the gym or a black tie wedding, there's braid for every occasion. We make learning our favorite plaits easy to do.
Man-Bun Be Gone: Long vs. Short Hair (Pros and Cons)
If you're thinking of growing out your hair, our editor Adam has a few lessons learned from his own two-year efforts.
5 Ways to Use Coconut Oil
Learn how to use coconut oil in your beauty, hair, and skincare routine.
Long Hairstyles for Men: 7 Tips for Healthier Hair
Growing long hair is a test of patience and willpower. Luckily, there are a few products (both styling and care) that will make the effort much less painful.
New Beauty Products: December 2015
Our cofounder and CEO Katia shares some of her favorite new beauty products in the Birchbox Shop this December.
How to Properly Apply Hair Product
You've got one chance every day to maximize your hair product's effectiveness. Here's how to get it right each morning.
New Beauty Products: November 2015
Our cofounder and CEO Katia shares some of her favorite new beauty products in the Birchbox Shop this November
How To Do a Five-Strand Braid
This plaited style is a total showstopperand its easier to create than it looks.
How to Get a Smooth Blowout
You don't have to spend a lot of money to get a great blowout. Learn how to create the same look at home.
5 Hot Tools You Need in Your Styling Arsenal
Make waves, go curly, or smooth your blowout with these superstar heat stylers.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Cut and Style the Modern Quiff
The classic quiff is a high-flying style known for its height and texture: This modern variant features all the height with a more accessible shape.
Men's Hair Tutorials: How to Cut and Style Medium Curly Hair
Curly hair has a reputation for outright defiance, but the right haircut paired with the proper product will bring it under control.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How To Maintain and Style a Modern Caesar Cut
The defining trait of a modern Caesar cut is the blunt, straight, and carefully shaped hairline across the foreheadunless you're trying to look old-timey with bangs like Caesar himself.
Men's Natural Hair Tutorial: How To Cut and Style a Hi-Top Fade
Featuring close-cut sides graduating to much longer, shaped hair, the hi-top fade haircut was huge in the late 80s and early 90s, and its back in style today.
Long Hairstyles Tutorial: How to Maintain and Style a Man Bun
The man bun is the biggest trend in mens hair. Guys like Jared Leto, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Harry Styles have all pulled it offheres how you can, too.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Style a Comb-Over (The Perfect Side Part)
The comb-over hair style, sometimes called the side part, is as classic a look as you can get.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Cut and Style an Undercut (Connected and Disconnected)
Whether you want a classic disconnected undercutwith skin-tight sides and a mop up topor a softer, more connected cut, weve got all the intel you need.
Men's Natural Hair Tutorial: How to Get Textured Curls
More of a texture than a haircut, achieving tight curls or smooth waves in natural hair can take some work, depending on your hair type. Here are some tips and tools for getting there.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Cut and Style the High and Tight
The high-and-tight hairstyle has always been a staple: The super-short, tapered sides and slightly longer top are no-nonsense and easy to style.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How To Maintain and Style a Crew Cut
Named after Ivy League crew teams who wanted to keep hair out of their faces, the crew cut is one of the simplest mens haircuts, with buzzed short sides and a slightly longer guard on the top.
Men's Medium Messy Hair Tutorial: How to Maintain and Style
Call it a Mod cut, a shag, a mop top, or just bangsmedium-length, pushed-forward hair is gaining popularity yet again.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Cut and Style a Pompadour Fade
With relatively short sides and dramatic height up top, the pompadour fade hairstyle references the classic rockabilly looks of the '50s with updated proportions for today.
Long Hairstyles Tutorial: How to Maintain and Style Slacker Hair
Long and loose, with lots of texture, slacker hair is an easy, low-maintenance style with a bit of grunge edge.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Cut and Style the Mohawk Fade
The mohawk fadewith buzzed, tapered sides leading to a crest of messy, textured hairis cooler than a fauxhawk, and less dramatic than a mohawk.
Men's Hair Tutorial: How to Maintain and Style Mid-Length Hair
Too short for a man bun, too long to just comb to the side, medium-length hair can be a great look for guys, whether the hair is wavy or straight.
How to Make Your Blowout Last for Six Days
See how our own Rachel Jo Silver prolonged the life of her hairstyle with a few strategic tricks.
How to Do a Waterfall Braid on Short Hair
Learn how to master the romantic waterfall braid on a long bob.
How to Easy Wedding Updo
Watch celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa create a gorgeous rolled updoperfect for a wedding.
Everything You Need to Know About New York Fashion Weeks Best Beauty Trends
These runway-ready statements from New York Fashion Week are worthy of your time.
How to: Half-Up Crown Braid
The half-up crown braid is a soft alternative to an traditional updo.