Long Hair

3 YouTubers with REALLY Long 4B/4C Natural Hair and Simple Regimens

Growing your 4B/4C natural hair to waist length is NO small feat. After all, learning your natural kinks after years of relaxing them takes both time and a shift in the way you think about hair care. However, I do want to acknowledge those who have surpassed waist length because such a milestone further demonstrates... 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

Zeba // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! Z: Hello! My name is Zeba. I’m from Accra, Ghana and I live in Jersey City. I’m a writer and film critic. Why did you make the decision to go natural? Z: I initially didn’t set out to be natural – I didn’t even really know about the concept of being “natural” when... 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

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

Introduce yourself! T: My name is Tichina and I live in Toronto, Canada. My background is Trinidadian, Jamaican and Indian. Why did you make the decision to go natural? T: I’ve been natural all my life. I’ve never permed or texturized my hair before. How would you describe your texture? T: I would describe my... Continue Reading

Quincee // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! Q: My name is Quincee, I’m 21 years old, and I’m from the greater Seattle area. Why did you make the decision to go natural? Q: I stopped getting relaxers because I was tired of only being able to wear straight hair. But I decided to actually rock my natural hair as a... 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

Safari // Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Safari Mincey, and I am from Montclair, New Jersey. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I went natural because always wanted to have really long healthy hair. When I had a relaxer my hair wasn’t very damaged or in bad shape, but I wanted to... 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

Rhea // 4A/B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! R: My name is Rhea T-W. I’m from London, England. I am a dancer/aspiring choreographer, currently working in fashion retail. Why did you make the decision to go natural? R: I have been natural for nearly 6 years in total (including my transition). When I first went natural I transitioned from texlaxed hair... Continue Reading

Dana // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! D: My name is Dana Nicole Walton, I am 24 and I live in this boring little town called Plainfield, IL. Why did you make the decision to go natural? D: I’ve been natural since 2007. As a kid I was forced to get perms because no one wanted or knew what to... Continue Reading

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