Natural Celebrities

Zoe Kravitz: ‘I Initially Got Braids as a Joke’

Zoe Kravitz is the October cover girl for California-based C Magazine and she opened up about her career, family (she is the daughter of rocker Lenny Kravitz and Cosby show legend Lisa Bonet) and identity. It’s a topic she’s been... Continue Reading

Chrisette Michele Dyes Her Afro Platinum Blonde

The singer posted this stunning picture on her Instagram account. According to the photo’s tags, the color was done by the DevaCurl salon. What do you think ladies? Continue Reading

Serena Williams Reveals Natural Hair in Sultry Birthday Post

Serena Williams has had a really REALLY good year. She’s won multiple Grand Slams and many are declaring her the greatest athlete — man or woman — of this era. She has a successful clothing line and is the apple... Continue Reading

Teyonah Parris’ Natural Hair at the Emmys Was Perfection

We really wish we knew exactly how Teyonah Parris’ hair stylist created this stunning Emmys look! The actress channeled Hollywood glam and we love how you can see both the big voluminous “Hollywood waves” and the smaller, more highly textured... Continue Reading

6 Black Actresses Who Stunned at the 2015 Emmys

The 67th Emmys was historic for black women. From Uzo Aduba and Viola Davis’ history-making wins to Regina King picking up her first Emmy for her heart-wrenching role in American Crime. But black actresses were also stopping the show on... Continue Reading

Viola Davis Quotes Harriet Tubman After Historic Emmy Win, Brings Black Actresses to Tears

Last night Viola Davis made history as the first black woman in the Emmy’s 67-year history to win Outstanding Actress in a Drama for her role as Annalise Keating in How to Get Away With Murder. The Juilliard-trained actress used... Continue Reading

Lupita Nyong’o Discusses the Difference Between Black and African Identity in Stunning Vogue Spread

Lupita Nyong’o continues to be our girl crush. The stunning actress, who will appear in the live action version of the Jungle Book and the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens, covered the October issue of Vogue and we... Continue Reading

Tamera Mowry Housley’s Post-Baby Curls are Giving Us Life

We’re so here for The Real co-host Tamera Mowry-Housely’s fabulous head full of curls. The mother of two, who gave birth to baby girl Ariah Talea in July, did a big chop last year and got rid of some heat... Continue Reading

Black Girl Magic: Zendaya Coleman and Blackish’s Yara Shahidi Snap Selfies Together

The upcoming crop of black Hollywood starlets are not just intelligent and talented, they also support one another! From Willow Smith braiding Zoe Kravitz’ hair to Amandla Stenberg speaking out against cultural appropriation on behalf of black women, we absolutely... Continue Reading

This Photo of Oprah Getting Her Hair Braided on a Stoop is Everything

Raise your right hand if you can recall your childhood days of sitting between your Nana’s, Mommy’s, or Auntie’s legs while she greased your scalp, braided your hair, and laid your edges down good and proper. ¬†Okay, put that hand... Continue Reading

Our Favorite Hair Chameleon Kelis is Pregnant!

She debuted her baby bump (and orange hair) at AfroPunk. While performing in 80+ degree weather she proclaimed, “I need a fan…I’m hot and pregnant!” Been there girl! Kelis, who is known for switching up her hair and constantly setting... Continue Reading

Thandie Newton’s Hair In Her New African Woman Magazine Spread is Everything

British and Zimbabwean actress Thandie Newton covered New African Woman magazine and her hair is absolutely gorgeous. Wearing colorful African prints in a bucolic setting the gorgeous 42-year-old actress wears a fro, a pulled back puff, locs and a high... Continue Reading

This Photo of a Young Lisa Bonet Doing Zoe Kravitz’s Hair is Precious

In between mama’s legs, getting your hair done. So precious. What childhood hair memories do you have with your mother? Continue Reading

Alicia Keys Releases Sensuous Photo as She Confesses That Her Tomboy Image Was a Facade

When Alicia Keys came on the scene back in 2001, she had the tomboy look down with minimal makeup, cornrows, hats and baggy clothing. And while those elements are not masculine in and of themselves, by Alicia’s own admission they... Continue Reading

This Throwback Photo Shoot of Viola Davis Channeling Marilyn Monroe is Everything

Back in 2009 Viola Davis had just received an Oscar nomination for Doubt. It would be two years before her award-winning performance in The Help and five years before How To Get Away With Murder solidified her as a mainstream... Continue Reading