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Hot, Sassy, and Classy Valentine Hair Styles!

Valentine’s Day still ranks number one as the most celebrated holiday for lovers. When it falls during the weekend as is the case this year, you might want to do something  extra special for yourself and try a new look. Have you been admiring a cut, or feeling like a color change might help to break the winger blues? Go for it. Whether you are V-Day plans include a night of dinner and dancing, or staying at home in front of cozy fire place you  deserve to feel good. [...]

February 15, 2014 2014 Hair Trends, Braiding, Celebrity & Hair Trends, Celebrity Hair, Hair Styles, How To, Natural Hair, The Latest
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Growing Bored of your Natural Hair?

Growing Bored of your Natural Hair? So, you’ve gone natural.  It’s been a couple of years and you’re getting bored.  Should you keep trying to let it grow out?  Or would getting it cut into a style work better for [...]

January 4, 2014 Going Natural, Hair Envy, Hair Growth, Hair News, Natural Hair, The Latest, Vissa Models, Vissa TV
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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
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Design Essentials Natural Line: Sleek, Posh, and Tamed!

It’s not often that I come across a product that I find to be extremely #ShareWorthy. Not only does this product work and does exactly what it says it will, but it is very affordable and attainable for even the [...]

November 25, 2013 Cornrows, Dreads & Locking, Going Natural, Hair News, Hair Products, Hair Styles, Hair Tools, How To, Locks & Dreads, Natural Hair, Relaxed Hair, Stylist Circle, The Latest
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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
Schools criticized for bans on dreadlocks, Afros

School ban Dreadlocks and Afros

By Leanne Italie — Associated Press “Why are you so sad?” a TV reporter asked the little girl with a bright pink bow in her hair. “Because they didn’t like my dreads,” she sobbed, wiping her tears. “I think that [...]

October 3, 2013 Dreads & Locking, Hair News, Locks & Dreads