Naomi Campbell in bikini and bald hairline

Lessons To Be Learned From Naomi Campbell’s Hairline

Oh Naomi Naomi. It’s hard to believe that you are 42 with that fabulous figure and lovely face. The hair ...
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"White" Products Are Great On "Black" Hair

“White” Products Are Great On “Black” Hair

I’m sure I’m not the first person to have the race conversation. You know, the one where a family member ...
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Woman with shoulder length relaxed hair

Relaxed Chicks Are Beauties Too!

Hello, Beauties! A while back I was  talking to a friend of mine who has relaxed hair. Her hair was ...
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Mean people in forums

Meanies In The Forums- How Should You Respond?

We have all been there. You are on a hair site, and you like it. You like the articles and ...
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Culture Clash Hair Extensions And The Natural Hair Movement

Culture Clash Hair Extensions And The Natural Hair Movement

Every so often I get some insight into how products are targeted to black people around the world. It’s never ...
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DAX roots jojoba oil

The New Hair Product Offering From DAX And Why I Would Not Use It

I had this question from one of our visitors last week and I thought it was important to highlight it ...
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Have our Hair Journeys Caused Us to Stop Patronizing Black Haircare Lines?

Have our Hair Journeys Caused Us to Stop Patronizing Black Haircare Lines?

Our Small “Section” (we don’t even get an entire aisle) I’m an eighties baby and when I was coming up ...
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Grading System For Natural Hair Types, Are They Annoying You Too?

Grading System For Natural Hair Types, Are They Annoying You Too?

Ok, Ok, I guess I have no choice but to ride with the pack on this. It seems that natural hair ...
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Hypermarkets, Beauty Supply Stores and Lace Wigs

Hypermarkets, Beauty Supply Stores and Lace Wigs

If you are anything like me you have a love hate relationship with large supermarkets otherwise called hypermarkets. Walmart or ...
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Top 10 Controversial Hair Stories Of 2017

Top 10 Controversial Hair Stories Of 2017

It’s that time of year when we like to take stock of all that has happened in the last 12 ...
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Hard Core Naturals, Where Does It Stop?

Hard Core Naturals, Where Does It Stop?

Do you really keep to the word or the spirit of being natural? My hair is natural. By that, I ...
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No Afro Zone Warning

Relaxing Your Hair Is Just A Hairstyle Not A Sell Out

And wearing your hair natural is not a political statement When did how a black woman chooses to wear her ...
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Is The J.Crew Struggle Bun Controversy Much Ado About Nothing?

Is The J.Crew Struggle Bun Controversy Much Ado About Nothing?

This past week we saw outrage in Twitter land when J. Crew showed a black model in one of their ...
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They Say Natural Hair Is a Trend That is Ending...

They Say Natural Hair Is a Trend That is Ending…

Contents: Say What? Why All The Talk About The Movement Ending? What’s Their Evidence? What’s The Fuss About? We Made ...
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What Makes A Hairstyle Ghetto?

What Makes A Hairstyle Ghetto?

I’ve seen it countless times; people bashing hairstyles they would not wear, hairstyles regarded as outlandish. Just check social media ...
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This Video Of A White Woman Getting Locs Was The Worse Thing I Have Seen All Week

This Video Of A White Woman Getting Locs Was The Worse Thing I Have Seen All Week

Watch this!: Now that I have pretty much assaulted your eyes with something that cannot be unseen can we talk ...
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Professional Or Not? - Flight Attendant Says She Was Discriminated Against Based On Her Hairstyle

Professional Or Not? – Flight Attendant Says She Was Discriminated Against Based On Her Hairstyle

A flight attendant reported that the airline she worked for discriminated against her due to her hairstyle. She shared with ...
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London News Paper Rips Solange's Image To Sell A Story And Social Media Isn't Having It

London News Paper Rips Solange’s Image To Sell A Story And Social Media Isn’t Having It

Before I get into the usual crying about appropriation I am reminded of that song Solange did on her amazing ...
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WWYD? - Woman's Ex Husband's New Girlfriend Cuts Her Daughter's Hair

WWYD? – Woman’s Ex Husband’s New Girlfriend Cuts Her Daughter’s Hair

Picture this: your ex-husband comes to pick up your daughter around 12 pm for a day of bonding. You figure ...
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Beauty Vlogger Exposes Wig Company For Using Her Picture To Sell Their Wigs

Beauty Vlogger Exposes Wig Company For Using Her Picture To Sell Their Wigs

This story is so sad and hilarious at the same time I do not even know where to start. Beauty ...
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After Seeing My Daughter's Afro Puff My Daughter's Day Care Immediately Wanted To Discuss Hair Policy

After Seeing My Daughter’s Afro Puff My Daughter’s Day Care Immediately Wanted To Discuss Hair Policy

My 3-year-old daughter is my whole entire world, and then some! My mother put relaxers on my hair starting at ...
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U.S Court Of Appeals Rules That Dismissing Someone From Work For Dreadlocks Is NOT Discrimination

U.S Court Of Appeals Rules That Dismissing Someone From Work For Dreadlocks Is NOT Discrimination

If you find yourself a little bit confused about why we get upset when Marc Jacobs appropriates a black hairstyle ...
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My Natural CoWorker Called Me A Sell Out For Not Wearing My Natural Hair To Work

My Natural CoWorker Called Me A Sell Out For Not Wearing My Natural Hair To Work

Starting a new job can have it’s own struggles. There is getting to know the culture of your workplace, learning ...
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White Women Are Using Fire To Get Rid Of Their Split Ends

White Women Are Using Fire To Get Rid Of Their Split Ends

As women, we are already a bit terrified of the thought of having to cut because of our for fear ...
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How To Respectfully Tell A Fellow Natural Her Hair Is A Mess

How To Respectfully Tell A Fellow Natural Her Hair Is A Mess

It’s no secret, the topic of hair in the black community is a touchy one. We live in a time ...
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Chimamanda

Nigerian-American Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Says President Obama Would Have Lost If Michelle Obama Was Natural

I am not sure if you saw the interview posted a few days ago where Nigerian-American author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ...
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“No Dreadlocks, Cornrolls, Twists, Braids” - Kentucky School Bans Natural Hair

“No Dreadlocks, Cornrolls, Twists, Braids” – Kentucky School Bans Natural Hair

Here we go again. Yet another ban against natural hair. “I can’t believe this is happening in 2016”, a phrase ...
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The Constant Chatter Around Black Women And Their Hair And Why I Stopped Caring

The Constant Chatter Around Black Women And Their Hair And Why I Stopped Caring

We (black girls) never seem to win. It’s not like this wasn’t apparent to me before but on that particular Friday when ...
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Hair Bullies: How To Deal With Them When You Create Hair Content

Hair Bullies: How To Deal With Them When You Create Hair Content

Social media has blown up since the rise of social network giants such as Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Youtube, and Twitter ...
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