Voice Assist Hair Care: All Things Hair is Getting Vocal

two women on the sofa laughing with a Google Home Assistant device on the sofa
We take care of all your styling and hair care needs with the All Things Hair voice assistant, now on Google and Amazon

Talk to us! We’re super excited to announce a new chapter in hair care with the launch of the first voice-controlled hair advisor, because we believe in being with you every step of the way.

With all our expert hair advice, tips, tricks and trends now available on your voice devices as well as on your phone, we’re leaving no room for a bad hair day ever again. We’ve collected your most preferred articles and topics to design this app on Amazon Echo (with or without screen), on Google Assistant Home and on your smartphone. Bonus: You can also save your hair preferences for a fully customized experience!

Explore These Key Features:

1. Haircare Advice

…We can give you instant access to essential hair care information and products to help you on your hair journey. Don’t have the time to listen right away? That’s no problem, we can email the article to your inbox, so you can read it at a time that’s convenient for you.

2. Hairstyle of the Day

…Based on your hair type and preference, location, weather and the day of the week, we can suggest a hairstyle you can rock for the day.

Choose your assistant:

How does it Work?

We’ve asked our editors Eunice Lucero and Alyssa François to show you how to use the app to get the look and advice you want. Check it out below:

Let’s Chat.

If you already have a Google Assistant at home or on your phone, enabling the Action is a quick and easy process. Just follow these three steps:

  1. Search “All Things Hair” on the App Store, or click the button below.
  2. Click “Try it
  3. Start interacting by saying, “OK Google, talk to All Things Hair.

That’s it!

And please—let us know how we did.

The best part about getting vocal? We get to have an honest conversation with you, our trusted readers. We’ve worked tirelessly to get you the first-ever voice assist hair advisor on the market, and rest assured we want to make your experience as smooth as possible. Please tell us what you think about the app with some feedback and do let us know how we can improve! The best way to do it is with some stars ★★★★★

Get the Action on Google Assistant

Have a great hair day!

two women looking at a phone using the All Things Hair action on Google Home Assistant
Your hair care needs solved with the All Things Hair action on Google Home Assistant

Frequently Asked Questions

After you’ve finished enabling the Action, you canstartinteracting with All Things Hair by saying“OK Google, open All Things Hair.”

Explore using 3 key features to get the answer youwant. Try
using these examples:
“OK Google, ask All Things Hair how to do a fishtail braid.”
“OK Google, ask All Things Hair how to do a messy bun.”
“OK Google, ask All Things Hair about dandruff.”
“OK Google, ask All Things Hair for a hairstyle for a wedding.”
“OK Google, ask All Things hair for short hair look.”
“OK Google, ask All Things Hair for the hairstyle of today.”

First, ensure you’ve got the All Things Hair Actionenabled onyour Google Assistant app (scroll up to see how to enable All Things Hair) and that you’veverified youraccount. Then, stay close to your Google Assistant device and clearly say “OK Google, openAll ThingsHair.”

If All Things Hair has multiple hairstyles suitablefor you, youcan skip to the next hairstyle suggestion by saying “OK Google, next.”

If you’ve already started hearing the details abouta query(e.g. you’ve been listening to the steps of atutorial) try saying “OK Google, repeat.”You can also see a text version of the step-by-stepin yourGoogle Assistant app in the ‘Home’ section. AllThings Hair will also email you the steps—just check your inbox.

Google Assistant will remember what you were following if you come back up to a day later,just re-openAll Things Hair to pick up from where you left off. You can also view the details in theemail that AllThings Hair will send when you decide to hear the information.You can print this email. Youcan turnemails on and off by saying: “OK Google, ask All Things Hair to turn emails on/off.” Thearticle willalso be available on your Google Assistant App in the form of a card on your Home screen.

If you’ve already started hearing the details abouta query(e.g. you’ve been listening to the steps of a tutorial) try saying “OK Google, repeat”. Youcan also seea text version of the step-by-step in your Google Assistant app in the ‘Home’ section. AllThings Hairwill also email you the steps—just check your inbox.

Yes. All Things Hair will remember what step you’reon, so atany time you can stop the Action (“OK Google, stop”) and resume later, by saying “OK Google,resume AllThings Hair.”

You can stop the All Things Hair Action at any timeby saying“OK Google, stop.”

Try saying “OK Google, help” while using theAction. Butremember, All Things Hair will also send you the article details.

Make sure you’ve spelt ‘All Things Hair’ correctlyandauto-correct hasn’t done anything wacky!Also, currently All Things Hair is only available in the US, so you need to be logged into aUS Googleaccount (or on play.google.com) to see it.

We need your email address so that we can send youthe articlesyou choose via email.

Make sure you have your account linked and verified. Find the All Things Hair Action on theGoogleAssistant App and ensure you have your account linked (i.e. you’ve submitted your emailaddress anddetails.If you already have your account linked, make sure you’ve verified your account byclicking thelink in the verification email.

First, check the spam or junk folder of the emailaccount youentered. If it’s still not there within 15 minutes of submitting your details, disable theAction in theApp store and re-enable.When you re-enter your details, make sure your email info is accurate.

Yes, absolutely! Just scroll up and follow the ‘Getthe Action’instructions.

Say “OK Google, ask All Things Hair to turn emailson”. Ifyou’re still not receiving emails, try disabling and re-enabling your app, taking care tolink &verify your account.

To stop receiving articles via email, just say: “OKGoogle, askAll Things Hair to turn emails off.”Alternatively, you can unsubscribe directly from the unsubscribe link in the article email.

To re-enable emails, just say: “OK Google, ask AllThings Hairto turn emails on.”

This would make us very sad. Just head to the ‘My Actions’ section of your Google AssistantApp (assistant.google.com), click on the AllThings Hair Action and click‘Unlink Action’.If you’ve got some feedback for us, please send us an email at <atitle=”Link opens in a new window” href=”mailto:Voice.Google@unilever.com”target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>Voice.Google@unilever.com with the subject‘All Things Hair ActionUser Feedback’.

We carefully curate our content from our lovely AllThings Haireditors who are full of expert hair tips, tricks and inspiring styles.

How does it Work?

We’ve asked our editors Eunice Lucero and Alyssa François to show you how to use the app to get the look and advice you want. Check it out below:

Let’s Chat.

If you already have a Amazon Alexa at home or on your phone, enabling the Skill is a quick and easy process. Just follow these three steps:

  1. Search “All Things Hair” on Amazon Alexa, or click the button below.
  2. Click “Try it
  3. Start interacting by saying, “Alexa, open All Things Hair.

That’s it!


Get the Skill on Amazon Alexa

And please—let us know how we did.

The best part about getting vocal? We get to have an honest conversation with you, our trusted readers. We’ve worked tirelessly to get you the first-ever voice assist hair advisor on the market, and rest assured we want to make your experience as smooth as possible. Please tell us what you think about the app with some feedback and do let us know how we can improve! The best way to do it is with some stars ★★★★★

Have a great hair day!

two woman sat in front of a mirror styling their hair with an amazon alexa device
Never have a bad hair day again with the All Things Hair skill on Amazon Alexa

Frequently Asked Questions

After you’ve finished enabling the Skill,you can startinteractingwith All Things Hair by saying“Alexa, open All Things Hair.”

Explore using 3 key features to get the answer you want. Try using these examples:
“Alexa, ask All Things Hair how to do a fishtail braid.”
“Alexa, ask All Things Hair how to do a messy bun.”
“Alexa, ask All Things Hair about dandruff.”
“Alexa, ask All Things Hair for a hairstyle for a wedding.”
“Alexa, ask All Things hair for short hair look.”
“Alexa, ask All Things Hair for the hairstyle of today.”

First, ensure you’ve got the All Things HairSkill enabled onyourAmazon Alexa app (scroll up to see how to enable All Things Hair) and that you’veverified your account.Then, stay close to your Amazon Echo, Dot or Show, and clearly say “Alexa, open AllThings Hair.”If your wake word is “Amazon” or “Echo” instead of “Alexa,” adjust your commandsaccordingly.

If All Things Hair has multiple hairstylessuitable for you, youcanskip to the next hairstyle suggestion by saying “Alexa, next.”

If you’ve already started hearing thedetails about a query(e.g.you’ve been listening to the steps of a tutorial) try saying “Alexa, repeat.”You can also see a text version of the step-by-step in your Amazon Alexa app in the‘Home’ section.All Things Hair will also email you the steps—just check your inbox.

Alexa will remember what you were followingif you come back upto aday later, just re-open All Things Hair to pick up from where you left off. You canalso view thedetails inthe email that All Things Hair will send when you decide to hear the information.You can print this email. You can turn emails on and off by saying: “Alexa, ask AllThings Hair to turnemails on/off.” The article will also be available on your Alexa App in the form ofa card on your Homescreen.

Yes! As Alexa will always remember whatstyling step you’re at,youcan stop the All Things Hair Skill at any time to resume your music, and then justre-open All ThingsHairlater when you’re ready for the next step.

Yes. All Things Hair will remember what stepyou’re at, so atanytime you can stop the skill (“Alexa, stop”) and resume later, by saying “Alexa,resume All Things Hair.”

You can stop the All Things Hair Skill atany time by saying:“Alexa, stop.”

Try saying “Alexa, help” whilst using theSkill. But remember,AllThings Hair will also send you the article details.

Make sure you’ve spelt ‘All Things Hair’correctly andauto-correcthasn’t done anything wacky!Also, currently All Things Hair is only available in the US, so you need to belogged into a US Amazonaccount (or on Amazon.com) to see it.

We need your email address so that we cansend you the articlesyouchoose via email.

Make sure you have your account linked & verified. Find the All Things HairSkill on the Alexa Appandensure you have your account linked (i.e. you’ve submitted your email address anddetails).If youalreadyhave your account linked, make sure you’ve verified your account by clicking thelink in theverificationemail.

First, check the spam or junk folder of theemail account youentered. If it’s still not there within 15minutesof submitting your details, disable the Skill in the Skill store and re-enable.When you re-enter your details, pay extra care to the correct spelling of your emailaddress.

Yes, absolutely! Just scroll up &following the ‘EnableSkill’instructions.

Say “Alexa, ask All Things Hair to turnemails on.” If you’restillnot receiving emails, try disabling and re-enabling your skill, taking care to link& verify youraccount.

To stop receiving articles via email, justsay: “Alexa, ask AllThings Hair to turn emails off.”Alternatively, you can unsubscribe directly from the unsubscribe link in the articleemail.

To re-enable emails, just say: “Alexa, askAll Things Hair toturnemails on.”

This would make us very sad. Just head tothe Alexa Skill Storeandclick ‘Disable Skill’ on the AllThings Hair Skill page.If you’ve got somefeedback for us, pleasesend us an email at Voice.Alexa@unilever.com with the subject ‘AllThingsHair Skill UserFeedback’.

We carefully curate our content from ourlovely All Things Haireditors who are full of expert hair tips, tricks and inspiring styles.