4B Natural Hair

This 4C Natural Swears By Water-Only Washing For Curl Definition

When it comes to washing natural hair, I thought we had pretty much covered it all. From co-washing to pre-pooing, I was sure that we secured all bases and nothing was left to the imagination…until I happened upon Dephne Madyara’s... Continue Reading

5 Gorgeous Natural Hair Updos That Can Be Done in 7 Minutes or Less

These 5 updo tutorials will have you looking like you spent hours styling your hair, when you really only spent  7 minutes or less. 7 Minute Twist and Tuck BeautiFroHair created this intricate looking updo in just 7 minutes. She... Continue Reading

15 Gorgeous Photos of the Emerging Purple/Fuchsia Hair Trend

A few weeks ago natural hair veteran AskProy went against the grain and dyed her blonde hair purple for fall. Last week, she gave us another shocker and went fuchsia. After doing a bit of research, I noticed that she’s... Continue Reading

4 Faux Low Buns That Will Protect Your Hair This Fall

Faux buns are an effortless way to look chic without too much fuss. Not only are they a get up and go hair style, they also keep the ends of your hair protected while saving you some time getting ready... Continue Reading

Micro Cornrows Are Making a Comeback and Yaya DaCosta is Slaying Trend

You remember micro braids; the super small braids that took hours to install, but were extremely popular in the early 2000s (back then R&B singer Alicia Keys was the covergirl for the look.) This week model and actress YaYa Dacosta... Continue Reading

4 Ways to Style An Old Twist Out

Raise your hand if you can relate to this tragedy. You’re a twist out gal and wash day is coming up. You keep telling yourself that you’re going to wash and twist your hair for the following week over the... Continue Reading

5 Versatile Ways to Style a Top Knot on Natural Hair

The top knot – a natural gal’s go to hair style when she doesn’t have time for much else. It’s a simple hair style that makes any outfit look chic. Throw on a bold lip and some chunky jewelry and... Continue Reading

4 Simple Methods for Trimming Natural Hair at Home

It’s that time of year again. After letting your strands whip in the warm air this summer, it may be time to trim and dust your mane for the fall. No need to rush to the salon, you can snip... Continue Reading

Marsha // Natural Hair Style Icon

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Introduce yourself! M: My name is Marsha-Gail Davis and I am originally from Kingston, Jamaica. That hyphenated name will give everything away :) Why did you make the decision to go natural?... Continue Reading

Brittany // Multi-Texture Style Icon

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Introduce yourself! B: Heyyyyyy! I’m Brittany from Amityville, New York, residing between Amityville and Brooklyn depending on the day and what’s going on :) Why did you make the decision to go... Continue Reading

Jennifer // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jennifer, but I also answer to my pseudonym Misfit. I was born in sunny Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and raised in Jacksonville, but now I currently reside... Continue Reading

Does the Curly Girl Wash-and-Go Method Work on Kinky, Type-4 Hair? *Update*

*Dawnyele, the second YouTuber referenced in this article, passed away on October 19, 2012, shortly after giving birth. To support Dawnyele’s young son, Zaylen, consider donating here.* Photo Credit: Going-Natural.com By Loo of HealthandHair.blogspot.com What is the Curly Girl Method?  It... Continue Reading

Addisa // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Introduce yourself! E: Hey my name is Addisa Bianca Goldman. I was raised in New Rochelle, NY. For the past year I’ve been living in Los Angeles, California. Why did you make... Continue Reading

TeKeyia // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Introduce yourself! T: My name is TeKeyia (yes, the “K” in my first name is capitalized), I was born in San Diego, CA and I am currently living in Orange County, CA... Continue Reading

Rodgerika // Natural Hair Style Icon *Update*

*Prepared for BGLH by Meosha Tall of 1MeNaturally Rodgerika was originally featured on January 24, 2011. She caught up with us to give us an update on how her natural hair journey is coming along. Introduce yourself! R: Hello! My... Continue Reading