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Straighten Natural Hair? If so, How?

Being Natural has it benefits. It also has its fair share of obstacles too. Besides, the healthy hair care practices and the ability to create various hair styles, the Natural Curly Hair realm is quite a broad spectrum. Maintaining healthy [...]

February 13, 2014 2014 Hair Trends, Going Natural, Hair Envy, Hair Growth

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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No More Grease: A Look At Some Oils That Benefit Hair Growth

I’m not a fan of greases. I have nightmares about my mother slathering my scalp with B&B’s heavy green grease when I was a child. It left my forehead shiny and my hair a lint brush. No bueno. Today, I [...]

November 16, 2013 Going Natural, Hair Growth, Hair Products, How To, The Latest

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