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Lexi // 3B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! L: My name is Lexi Marcel Jackson. I’m 19, from Los Angeles, California, and I am African American and Mexican. Why did you make the decision to go natural? L: I have been natural all my life. When I was younger I really wanted a relaxer but my mom would never allow me... Continue Reading

Kara // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! K: Hi Curlies, my name is Kara and I am from London! Why did you make the decision to go natural? K: I have been natural since birth, but after endless run-ins with bad hairdressers and incompetent advice, I turned to the gurus of natural hair on YouTube in 2009. When my hair... Continue Reading

Ashley // Transitioning Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: Hello my curlies! My name is Ashley and I’m a naturalista from New York. My natural journey began on August 10, 2013 and ever since then I’ve been empowered physically, mentally, and emotionally. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: Transitioning has probably been one of the hardest things... Continue Reading

Anastacia // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: My name is Anastacia (some may know me in the natural hair community as Nicapinica). I’m from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: I’ve been wearing my natural hair loose since 2005. Actually, my last relaxer was applied when I was 16-17 years old.... Continue Reading

Melissa // 4C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! M: Hello, My name is Melissa. I live in Florida now, but I’m from California and Puerto Rico. Why did you make the decision to go natural? M: I’ve been natural now for 13 years and I love it! I chose to go natural because I couldn’t remember what my natural hair looked... Continue Reading

Florence // Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: Hello beauties! My name is Florence Marie Williams. I am a 21 year old half Bajan and half Filipina attending Valdosta State University. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: I’ve been natural most of my life, but there was a period in my adolescence when I thought straight... Continue Reading

Fifi // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: Hello everyone. My name is Fifi also known as Blackbeauty Kween. I was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa. I now reside in London, United Kingdom. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: I made my five-year mark in February 2014, how amazing is that? It’s been one... Continue Reading

Marva // 3B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! M: My name is Marva and I’m from London, England. My parents are from the wonderful little island of St. Kitts in the Caribbean. Why did you make the decision to go natural? M: My last relaxer was in 2003. I turned to the relaxer in secondary school. I believe I was trying... Continue Reading

Tasha // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! T: My name is Tasha Branham. I am originally from St. Louis, Missouri. I now live in Columbus, Ohio. I am the Founder of MILK + HONEY, which specializes in natural hair care products for kinky and coarsely textured hair. I am also a Creative Designer and Brand Strategist for beauty, fashion and... Continue Reading

Ana // 3B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: My name is Ana Iris Santos Batista and I’m from the capital of the Dominican Republic. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: I’ve been a natural for around 2-3 years. I didn’t really decide to become natural. At a certain point, I just stopped using relaxers and hair... Continue Reading

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

Introduce yourself! K: My name is Kezia Etienne. Everyone calls me Kezzy. I’m an island girl, born and raised in Abaco, Bahamas. Currently living in Nassau, Bahamas. Why did you make the decision to go natural? K: I permed my hair in 2005 at the tender, naive age of 16 for my high school graduation... Continue Reading

OhGinelle // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! G: I go by the name OhGinelle. I was born in New York, raised in south Florida, all by way of a beautiful little island called St. Vincent and The Grenadines. Why did you make the decision to go natural? G: I started transitioning in late 2009 and then chopped in January 2011.... Continue Reading

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

Introduce yourself! F: My name is Fatimah Austin and I’m from St. Louis, Missouri but I currently live in Atlanta. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: I’ve been natural all my life, but I’ve had locs for around 15 years (got them when I was 5). My mom had locs when... Continue Reading

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

Introduce yourself! J: Hey! My name is Janelle and I was born and raised in Inglewood, CA. I am currently living in New Hampshire completing my senior year of school at Dartmouth College. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I’ve actually been natural my entire life. I’ve never had a perm.... Continue Reading

Marie // 3A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! M: I go by Marie and I’m from Virginia Beach, VA. Why did you make the decision to go natural? M: I’ve been natural all of my life, never had any relaxers or dyes. My mother pretty much set the standard for me. Funny thing is a time when I was in high... Continue Reading

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