Lauren Simpson describes how hair became an investment and the monetary strain it caused. She calls it Accounting for Salons. Watching this video, I re-experience the time and the pain when I was a teenager, going to the salon with my mother. Now, that I think about it, these hairstylists had no clue what to do with black hair, besides [...]Read more ›
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I lived a good portion of my life trying to please everyone since I was little girl. I often would change so many things about myself to be more pleasing to those around me because… I just wanted to be accepted. My hair had become one of these things I’d change. I kept it straight around family members who just [...]Read more ›
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 your name and where are you from? My name is Keenya Kelly and I currently reside in Richmond, VA Tell [...]Read more ›
Discover Brittany Basden, our newest elite contributor and creator of Kyss My Hair and Ms. Brittany Bass. This student and hair & beauty blogger from Bahamas believes, “If it makes you feel good, wear it!” She encourages women to wear their hair anyway they desire and dress in clothing that prompts the phrase, “I like the way I look”. Learn [...]Read more ›
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 her hair journey. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Nay. I was born in [...]Read more ›
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 http://www.naturallymebeautifully.org. With the mission to encourage self-love and self-acceptance, she plans to help and share the freedom of being natural from one head to the [...]Read more ›