3C Hair

How to Preserve a Wash and Go Overnight

by Victoria of Tresses and Treats As I’m still in that awkward TWA stage and dealing with major shrinkage, preserving my wash n’ go’s overnight can be kind of difficult. I’ve been struggling for a way to manage my wash n’ go, but it’s still an ongoing process. And I’m lazy (uhh, hello?!), so I really don’t like... Continue Reading

10 Curly-Haired Naturals to Check Out on YouTube

In April, I suggested “10 Kinky-Haired Naturals To Check Out on YouTube”. Now it is time for a Curly-Haired edition!  Here are some curly ladies you may want to add to your YouTube list: 1. NaturallyNeiicey Let’s start with NaturallyNeiicey! In addition to her gorgeous natural hair, she has a natural, low-maintenance beauty, which is refreshing. Her channel... Continue Reading

Natasha // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! N: My name is Natasha and I was born in Brooklyn NYC, raised in Staten Island, and now reside in Houston, Texas. Why did you make the decision to go natural? N: I hadn’t had a perm in 10 years prior to me going natural, but I had killed my curl pattern by... Continue Reading

Samtou // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Samtou. I’m from Paris, France and I originally come from Togo and Benin, West African countries. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: Simply cause I was fed-up with damaging my hair with relaxers. I used to relax my hair to have a softer texture, make... Continue Reading

Fitgi // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: My Name is Fitgi Saint-Louis and I am from Long Island, New York. I currently live in the city. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: While in college I started looking for ways to give my relaxed hair volume. I starting using different products and drying techniques to... Continue Reading

Tann // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! T: Tann Parker, raised in California, residing in Brooklyn. Why did you make the decision to go natural? T: The reason I started to wear my hair in its natural texture isn’t this moving, inspirational story… my blower dryer broke and I couldn’t do my normal hair regimen. I decided to try out... Continue Reading

Mariah // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! M: My name is Mariah Peart and I am from Brunswick, GA. Why did you make the decision to go natural? M: I returned to natural because at the age of 14 years old I wasn’t taking care of my hair very well. One day my mom was styling my hair and she... Continue Reading

Jessica // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jessica, and I’m from Chicago where I currently reside. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I’ve been natural for most of my life. As a young girl, my mom sometimes pressed my hair with a hot comb, and on the days when it wasn’t pressed,... Continue Reading

Ginny // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! G: My name is Ginny, also known as FrogirlGinny. I am from London, but I am half English and half Zimbabwean. I love Africa and I express this love in my style, my natural hair, and my personality. Why did you make the decision to go natural? G: I have rocked this mane... Continue Reading

Quinn // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! Q: My name is Quinn Miles and I’m from Los Angeles, California but I live in NYC. I am a professional plus size model signed with Wilhelmina and Ford Models. Why did you make the decision to go natural? Q: I have been natural since September of 2011 and did my Big Chop... Continue Reading

LaMarie // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! L: I go by LaMarie. I’m Black and Cape Verdean, and I was born and raised in The Big Apple of The States, New York City. Why did you make the decision to go natural? L: Technically speaking, I’ve been “natural” my entire life. I’ve never had a relaxer, texturizer or any other... Continue Reading

Angela // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: Hi! My name is Angela Tellier. I’m a professional photographer from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: I have been natural for about 9 years now. Growing up my Mom never allowed me to relax my hair. So I kept my natural curls until I... Continue Reading

Lamiah // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! L: My name is Lamiah Bekele and I am from Chicago, IL. Why did you make the decision to go natural? L: I’ve been natural all my life, but there was a period of years where I always had my hair straightened/pressed. How would you describe your texture? L: Describing my hair type... Continue Reading

Jillaine // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jillaine. I’m American, of Irish, and Jamaican descent. I grew up in both the Bronx, New York and Palm Beach Gardens, Florida where I currently reside. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I’ve been natural since birth! My mom didn’t want to get my hair... Continue Reading

Vanessa // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! V: Hi! I’m Vanessa! I’m a 25-year old from Los Angeles, California. Why did you make the decision to go natural? V: I have been 100% natural for just over two years. I transitioned for another two years prior to that, so my natural hair is a total of 4 years old. I... Continue Reading

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