Natural Hair Styles

[Pics] Trending: Naturals are Trying This Adorable Take on Banding

Mini puffs, pony puffs, or poodle puffs? Whatever you call them, one thing’s for sure – they are taking over social media. This photo of little Shanillia, whose mother has a YouTube channel dedicated to her hair care, has been trending... Continue Reading

Black Women are Comparing Their Relaxed Hair Health vs Their Natural Hair Health and It’s Eye Opening

Some of you have probably thought your hair was so bomb while it was relaxed. You probably thought that there was no way that natural hair could look any healthier, grow any longer, or flatter your face any better than... Continue Reading

[Pics] The Lupita Effect? Black Women are Rocking West African-Style High Buns

Lupita Nyong’o’s sky high sculpted updo may have sparked a trend after she rocked the look at the 2016 Met Gala. The updo was inspired by singer Nina Simone as well as traditional West African styles. Lately, women have been... Continue Reading

[Pics] How to Rock a Head Wrap With Dressy Attire

We all know that head wraps are the perfect summer accessory for a day at the beach or at a summer festival, but as Teyonah Parris showed us, they are versatile to sport on the red carpet looking absolutely gorgeous. Here... Continue Reading

Black Kentucky State Rep Speaks Out After Daughter’s School Bans Twists, Cornrows and Afros

Here is another “we can’t believe this is 2016” moment: Kentucky State Representative, Attica Scott, recently shared the new hair policy of her daughter’s school on Twitter.  Though this is not the first time we have seen the banning of certain natural hairstyles, it... Continue Reading

15 More Stunning Natural Hair Pictorials

Are you bored with your usual puff or bun? Do you need fresh summer hairstyle ideas with how-to instructions?  Well, here are 15 stunning natural hair pictorials to get you started. Brosia shows us how to get fluffy curls with perm... Continue Reading

Boo Boo Kitty With Hair? Empire’s Grace Gealey is Sporting a New Long ‘Do

We live for Grace Gealey’s flawless pixie cut on Empire. And she’s spoken before about how she initially cut her hair as a means to overcome insecurities. But we all need to switch it up once in a while. The... Continue Reading

Summer Trends: 17 Women Rocking the Half Top Knot on Natural Hair

I think that the half top knot is one of the most underrated natural hair styles out there – you may not even think twice about styling your hair in this way, but it’s an extremely versatile style that can... Continue Reading

Finger Waves: An Old School Classic Hair Style That’s Making a Return to the Spotlight

Finger waves are back. The style, which is achieved by setting the hair into waves by hand, initially gained popularity in the 20s and 30s is now making it’s way back to the mainstream. In the past few months, the... Continue Reading

10 More Photos That Show Why Teyonah Parris is The Number One Natural Celeb in the Game

Last summer, we posted 18 Pictures That Show Why Teyonah Parris is The Number One Natural Celeb in the Game.  Well our favorite natural has continued to stun us with her hairstyles this 2016!  In the past few months, she has given... Continue Reading

20 Blown Out Natural Hair Looks That Slay

There’s something about a woman who can rock a blow out without without fear. Here are 19 fearless women who are rocking these blown out looks! Ponytail + blow out FTW! This angled blow out is serving!  Texture shot.  Our... Continue Reading

Tracee Ellis Ross Wore Cornrow Extensions to a White House State Dinner and Slayed

*In our Kevin Hart voice*, “Noooo. We weren’t ready!!!” Tracee Ellis Ross broke it all the way down at the White House Nordic State Dinner on May 13, rocking a white Grecian gown and two long cornrow extension braids. She... Continue Reading

20 Naturals Rocking TWAs with Formal Attire

When some naturals think of formal hair styles, they instantly think buns and updos.  For those who have shorter hair, extensions or wigs may be the go-to look.  However, what’s wrong with wearing a TWA to black-tie affair?  The answer is absolutely nothing!  Here are several photos of women slaying... Continue Reading

Trend Alert: 3 Ways You Can Curl Your Hair Using Aluminum Foil

Just when I thought there was no other way to curl hair, the internet proves me wrong. Foil curls create soft, voluminous curls by wrapping the hair with aluminum foil. The idea is to create curls without applying direct heat... Continue Reading

27 Black Women Who Are Slaying Sister Locs on Instagram

We are kicking off the month by showing some love to our lovely sister loc’ed ladies! We’ve rounded up 26 photos of gorgeous sister locs that are sure to give you inspiration if you’re on the same journey or considering... Continue Reading