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Natural Hair is understudied: PHD Student Applicant Tackles the Biological Study of Natural Hair

As many women of African decent are beginning to embrace their natural hair textures, we are discovering the variety of curl and wave patterns unique to each individual.  Although this has been categorized in different ways (i.e. Andre Walker’s System [...]

January 2, 2014 2014 Hair Trends, Going Natural, Hairstory, Natural Hair, Vissa TV

Un’Ruly Short Film: You Can Touch My Hair

Un’Ruly launched a campaign with 3 girls holding signs saying ‘You Can Touch My Hair’ in the busy streets of New York City. Within minutes, people from all backgrounds swamped the girls asking them questions about their hair. Un’Ruly created [...]

October 4, 2013 2014 Hair Trends, Hair News, Hairstory, Natural Hair, The Latest
The Return of The Curls

That Girl is On Fire: Keenya Kelly and Return of The Curls

It seems Keenya Kelly came alive when she decided to go natural. Entrepreneur and Blogger Keenya Kelly is making waves in the hair community with her Events Company, The Return of The Curls. Learn more about her story. What is [...]

December 7, 2012 Hairstory, The Latest, Vissa Models
curly natural hair in pigtails

Discover Nay of My Curly Mane: Natural Hair Selection

Nay of My Curly Mane must have gotten it right from birth, as she’s been natural all her life. With the help of her Jamaican mom forbidding the creamy crack, her hair story, however, is just fascinating. Learn more about [...]

December 6, 2012 Hairstory, Natural Hair, The Latest, Vissa Models
big afro natural hair

Blogger and Entrepreneur Angela Allen affirms Freedom by Going Natural

Mother, Certified Holistic Health Consultant and Counselor, Empowerment Speaker, Blogger, Student, Small Business Owner and Natural Hair Enthusiast has a lot on her plate and still has time to share her hair story through her blog With the mission to [...]

November 23, 2012 Hairstory, Natural Hair, The Latest, Vissa Models
twisted natural kinky hair

Carla Vick of Fye Curls Explains it All, Naturally

Carla Vick is the Brain Child of the blog Fye Curls. For only being natural for a few years, she has already developed a following, assisting newly naturals a way to discover and embrace their own curls. Not regretting the [...]

November 20, 2012 Going Natural, Hairstory, Natural Hair, The Latest, Vissa Models