@kaymulan

5 Things I Want To Do To Give My Hair A Fresh Start In 2016

@kaymulan As the new year approaches it’s only expected that in will come the new years resolutions and goal settings ...
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@olanitay

4 Things About the Natural Hair Community That Need To Die With 2015

@olanitay Team natural has a community all its own and I couldn’t be happier that countless women are being re-trained ...
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My Co Worker Asked Me Why I Would “Prefer To Be Nappy”

When I started transitioning, I had a few close friends from work who couldn’t understand why I would want to ...
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black mom and daughter

The Day My Mother Finally Accepted My Natural Hair

It’s been a long road but I feel like my mother has finally accepted my natural hair. Just to give ...
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@thecurlybunch

All Of My Friends Are Natural Too, and I love it!

@thecurlybunch So, I have a group of about 4 really close girlfriends who I met during my undergraduate college days ...
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7 Things I Hate And Love About My Natural Hair

7 Things I Hate And Love About My Natural Hair

I read a post the other day that tackled some of the things natural women love and hate about their ...
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Monique cosmetics

5 Black Women That Own Natural Hair Brands that You Should Know

The days of the ethnic woman entrepreneur are here, and we couldn’t be happier! Before the rise of the natural ...
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insecure black woman

4 Insecurities I Had That Made Me Hesitant to Go Natural

Sharing your insecurities can actually be a very good thing. It is almost like therapy and when you share publicly ...
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beauty_depot

Serious Question: Is Honesty The Best Policy When It Comes To Hair Extensions?

beauty_depot The other day I was in Starbucks and I saw this woman with beautiful curly blond hair, and once ...
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My Eco Styler Gel Contains Triethanolamine, A Possible Carcinogen- Should I Be Worried?

My Eco Styler Gel Contains Triethanolamine, A Possible Carcinogen- Should I Be Worried?

Triethanolamine, or TEA, is an ingredient commonly found in many ethnic hair care products such as hair gels, serums, creams, ...
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relaxed hair

4 Things I Hated About Getting Relaxers 

I think most of us naturals have gone through our ‘straight hair’ phase. I remember that I wanted to relax ...
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9 products i avoid

9 Hair Products That I Avoid At All Costs

When you search online for hair products, there are plenty of rave reviews and people that share their favorite products ...
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The Salon Visit That Ruined My Hair And How You Can Avoid The Same Experience

The Salon Visit That Ruined My Hair And How You Can Avoid The Same Experience

In my early teens, my haircare routine was absolutely horrendous. I would straighten my hair multiple times a week, wash ...
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maximum hydration method

Why I’m Not All the Way There Yet With the Maximum Hydration Method

I’m the cautious type and for that I make no apologies; it’s who I am and it will govern the ...
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salon

5 Salon Problems I Have Encountered That Should Change Immediately

CREDIT: Tim Hussin for the Wall Street Journal#2327 HAIR I’m not sure if this is the case with most naturals, ...
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10 Natural Hair Vloggers Most Of Us Can't Get Enough Of

10 Natural Hair Vloggers Most Of Us Can’t Get Enough Of

1. Naptural85 Instagram Whitney is 4a/4b natural queen who has been natural since 2008 and has shared her journey ever ...
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Why Are Other Cultures So Obsessed With African Hair Braiding?

Why Are Other Cultures So Obsessed With African Hair Braiding?

I love to travel and in doing so I tend to always get my hair braided before a long trip. The ...
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Woman in a shower

Why I Stopped Washing My Hair In The Shower

Who washes their hair in the shower? *raises hand* I have done it all the time in the past. Not ...
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girl on a bus

Stay In Your Natural Hair Lane, Know Your Limits and Quit Obsessing Over Your Hair

Sometimes a girl just needs a good old hair lecture. Someone to sit us down and tell us to literally ...
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suhuromar

What I Learned About Hair Care From My Friend Who Wears Hijab

IG: suhuromar I do not know many women who wear hijabs but the one woman I knew, I met when ...
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That time I Went To work And Got Hair Fondled By A Co-worker

That time I Went To work And Got Hair Fondled By A Co-worker

Hearing stories like this from other women on a hair journey, my first thought is: people really have some nerve ...
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A woman with crazy hair

Never Let A Stylist Pressure You Into Something You Do Not Want – My Quick Weave Disaster

A trip to the hair salon is supposed to be an exciting experience. Especially for someone who only goes every ...
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working black woman

“I Am Not Comfortable Rocking A Fro At Work” – Determining Personal Hair Styles At Work

As I’m transitioning into working full-time, I wanted to find alternative ways to wear my natural tresses. Rocking a big ...
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Why Does My Hair Journey Have To Be A Struggle With My Family?

The decision was my own to go natural, but somehow, my hair choice seemed to be always other people’s business ...
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Zoe Kravitz and Willow Smith

6 Reasons Sitting Between A Relative’s Legs Getting Your Hair Done Is One Hair Tradition We Hope Never Goes Away

For years my mother did my hair, she would sit me in front of her and have all my toys ...
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5 Things Only Natural Girls Understand

There are only a few things in this world only natural girls understand and we would be lieing if we ...
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Long hair

Does Long Hair Still Mean Empowerment? – The History Of The “Long Hair Perception”

Remember the very first time when your mom felt that you had ‘come of age’, and she finally used the ...
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Tips that do not work

5 Hair Tips that Simply Do Not Work For Everyone

I really appreciate natural hair bloggers who understand that not all curls are created equal. In their posts, they make ...
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Fros and Beaus

8 Things Men Who Have Women With Natural Hair Need To Know

IG: Fros and Beaus I read an article recently where a naturalista felt that it was important to let her ...
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girl in a field

There Is An Obligation Of Honesty When You Are On A Natural Hair Journey – My Thoughts On Natural Hair “Influencers”

When I decided to go back to being natural, it wasn’t an easy decision to make. The process was an ...
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Nefertiti Bourne

Natural Colored Hair YouTuber Nefertiti Bourne Goes Bald

I was on YouTube a few hours ago looking for a video from the Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Album to post, ...
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keratase

Would You Ever Pay $150.00 For A Hair Product?

The other day I was reading a blog post about Kerastase Chronologiste. Truthfully the product sounds awesome, but before I ...
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4 Things Stylists Wish That We Would Stop Doing To Our Hair

I know you know that the salon business is a huge one. Salons aren’t going anywhere and even though the ...
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natural hair gurus

The Truth About Your Favorite Hair Guru: 3 Tips On How You Can Become Your Own Guru

Hair care does not have to be so difficult.  In fact, hair care should be as simple as eating pie. Seriously, ...
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two black women

For Us By Us: How to Take Back the Business of Black Hair [Sponsored Post]

In light of recent conversations surrounding the importance of black spaces, lest we forget the economic aspect of it. As ...
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The Top Ten Hair Trends And Practices We Need To Leave In 2014

The Top Ten Hair Trends And Practices We Need To Leave In 2014

New year new you right? So cliche, but still very true. Every year we try to reinvent ourselves as individuals ...
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