Willow Smith Rocks Waist-Length Faux Locs

The youngest member of the Smith family and now super cool trendy teen, Willow was spotted around Los Angeles serving psychedelic bohomian realness. Willow has ditched her colorful wigs and is now rocking what appears to be faux-locs. We love the look! Would any of you try waist-length faux locs? Continue Reading

5 Tips to Conduct a Proper Length Check

Full transparency here: I’m at the end of month 2 as a participant in The Mane Choice’s Manetabolism Hair Growth Challenge. I’m in no way being paid to promote the vitamin, I am simply being supplied with free vitamins for 6 months (plus I’ll be doing a giveaway of 2 bottles of the vitamin in... Continue Reading

6 Amazing Hair Milks for Natural Hair

By Chinwe of Hair and Health What is a “hair milk”?  Well, you can think of it as a light moisturizer and leave-in conditioner in one.  It is usually white in color and very creamy.  It also generally contains water, an emulsifier and a few oils, but the exact ingredients vary amongst products. So, what... 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

3 Ways to Cope with Haircut Regret

  Every once in a while, you might get the urge to switch up your look. Perhaps you’re entering a new season in life or just closed the chapter on an old one. In either case, you may desire your outward appearance to reflect the changes in your life. For many women a haircut is... Continue Reading

Yasmine // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! Y: My name is Yasmine, I also go by Yaz. I am a Haitian-born Canadian. Grew up in both Port-au-Prince and several parts of Canada (including Montreal and Calgary). I’m currently in Toronto. Why did you make the decision to go natural? Y: I remember my last relaxer being in late 2009/early 2010,... Continue Reading

28 of Our Favorite Natural Hair Memes

We love a good laugh and the following memes have kept us rolling. Check out the top 28 memes that really keep us laughing out loud. What are some of your favorite #NaturalHair memes? Leave them in the comments below! Continue Reading

Woman Awarded $75,000 after Police Forcibly Cut Off Her Hair

The video says it all. In November of last year, a woman by the name of Charda Gregory was arrested and booked on the count of trashing a motel room in Warren, MI. Once in custody, a female police officer detained Gregory while cutting her weave off with scissors. Video of the incident went viral.... Continue Reading

5 Steps to See Hair Length Gains Within 2 Months

Style Icon Maya   It is roll call time! We are getting to the end of the first quarter of the year and the question is…….is your hair longer now than it was in December? If your answer is yes, well done! If your answer is no, then this article is for you. If your... 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

Beyonce ‘Does Something’ With Blue Ivy’s Hair…. Puts It In A Cute Top Knot

For moooonths, people have been criticizing Beyonce for keeping her baby’s hair “unkempt” and “uncombed”. We have always felt Blue Ivy’s little fros were coily and cute! Well, all the complainers can quiet down because Beyonce has ‘done something’ with her baby’s hair. The Carter family was spotted in Barcelona as Beyonce begins the final... Continue Reading

Style: Nasheeba in the UK

Introduce yourself! N: Hello, My name is Nasheeba. I currently live in Manchester, UK and I love it. I lived in Coventry before that. I study Fashion design at MMU. I love creating: photography, designing and modeling. Recently I represented J’adore Models Manchester. I love being inspired and inspiring others. What is your style philosophy?... Continue Reading

10 Pictures of Natural Hair Shrinkage that Will Blow Your Mind

Shrink City. Shrink, Shrink City. Hiding up to 90% of the actual hair length in some cases, shrinkage proves itself to be the ultimate magician when it comes to natural hair. Even though shrinkage is a common occurrence amongst naturals, our jaws dropped when we saw these photos. LadyKandDice has since cut her hair, but... Continue Reading

Christina Patrice // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! C: My name is Christina Patrice, and I’m from Los Angeles, California – born and raised! Why did you make the decision to go natural? C: I’ve had natural hair pretty much all my life. The only time I ever had a relaxer was when I was around 6 or 7. But growing... Continue Reading

Do New Army Regulations Unfairly Target Women with Natural Hair?

Late last night, I was on Facebook clicking through interesting articles my friends were re-posting. One in particular caught my eye — not because of the title, but because of the picture associated used to promote the article: I saw a Black woman and the phrase “twists are not authorized”, and I was hooked. I ... Continue Reading

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