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Old 11-04-2013, 06:25 PM   #1
 
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Exclamation Where are the bomb Type 4 YouTubers?!

So....I've noticed something...and maybe it's just me (and my selfishness lol). But I've been trying to YT search "type 4 hair","kinky hair", "4b hair styles" etc
nearly everything under the sun and I get the same results....and there aren't many!

It's getting really frustrating trying to find some inspiration and styles for my type 4 hair. I mean, most of what I see (and no offence at all to some) are YTers with either short to shoulder length hair, or if they DO have long hair...I don't care for the styles.

I have 4ab&c hair, and I am nearly BSL. I was a two year transitioner (woop woop!) and I recently just cut off the last bit of my relaxed ends..thus; I'm trying to really get into some bomb hairstyles for type 4 hair my length. Roll tuck and pins and such...aren't my thing. I think we can have more sleek styles than that.
It's always fun to watch YTers like Taren Guy, LipstickNCurls, Natural Neicy, Mahogany Curls etc (my fabulous ladies whom I love so much), BUT I DON'T HAVE THEIR HAIR. So I just watch for the sake of watching, but I'd like to watch some people who have hair like me. Now, I know what you're thinking..."Maya, what about Naptural, African Export, and Ambrosia?"...yes, I love them. They truly helped me a lot with finding what works and doesn't work on our hair type. But...*sigh* "Maya, well what do you want???"

I'm not at all asking for them to do anything, I'm pretty much asking YOU curlies. :-) Who should I follow!? Give em YT pages, give me IG pages, idc!
I just want to uncover new styles and curlies to follow. I hope you all understand where I'm coming from.
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Old 11-04-2013, 06:55 PM   #2
 
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I just subscribed to Joulzy, naturally curious and whoissugar. Naturally curious has the best bantu knot out I have ever seen. Mine never look good. I like bargain princess. She isn't a 4 but doesn't matter to me very much.
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Old 11-05-2013, 12:28 AM   #3
 
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For styles Charjay is great and my favorite for simple styles is lovelyanneka.
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Old 11-05-2013, 05:58 PM   #4
 
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I'm subscribed to Charyjay, she's awesome! I forgot to mention her in my first post lol.


Thanks for hitting up my post. I'm new here so I didn't know if anyone would respond lol.
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Old 11-06-2013, 06:20 PM   #5
 
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There are a lot of awesome youtubers NurekaD, 76Naturalista, Marquita83, prettydimples, and many more.
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Old 11-06-2013, 06:21 PM   #6
 
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Tastiredbone gives the most honest reviews.
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Old 11-06-2013, 09:38 PM   #7
 
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I like naturallynellzy and blakizbeautyful. I have 4b texture I feel like their closest to my hair type that I can find.

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Old 11-11-2013, 02:49 PM   #8
 
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I love Alicia James for twisted updos lately. She's great! Her hair is probably 4a/4b mix. BeautifulBrwnBabyDol (I think that's her name) has nice updos as well.
I haven't tried any of their styles as of yet (my hair is braided up now) but I can't wait till I do!

But girl, Naptural85's hair and styling options are thebomb.com! She has so many easy and classy ones to choose from! I think you should check her channel again!
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Old 11-11-2013, 02:52 PM   #9
 
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I just subscribed to Joulzy, naturally curious and whoissugar. Naturally curious has the best bantu knot out I have ever seen. Mine never look good. I like bargain princess. She isn't a 4 but doesn't matter to me very much.
Joulzy is fabulous! Funniest girl ever! I just love watching her for the heck of it. She tells it like it is!
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Old 11-12-2013, 05:02 PM   #10
 
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Xgoldn, simplyounique and bronzeqt
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Old 11-12-2013, 05:25 PM   #11
 
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I like

SummerKellsey (3c) - Love her hair and make up tips
Jouelzy (4c) - I find her kind of aggressive and her American accent hard to understand at times, but her tips are usually on point
NaturalMe4C (4c) - Love her simple, straight forward videos and she usually inexpensive products
4CHairChick (4c)
Naptural85 (4a that is soo long that it looks 3c now from the weight)
WhoIsSug? - So funny
FusionsofCultures
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Old 11-13-2013, 05:54 AM   #12
 
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FusionOfCultures is my fave naturalista! How could I forget her? Protective style queen! She taught me how to flat twist and got me re-obsessed with coconut oil, so i'm forever grateful. She's super creative and her styles are very neat & polished if you like that as opposed to Naptural85's more loose carefree looks.
MsVaughnTV always has bangin stretched hairstyle options. Fabulous with makeup too. & MeechyMonroe's twist outs always give me life. They're sisters btw.
Most of the ladies I mentioned are a 4a/4b mix.
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Old 11-13-2013, 08:10 AM   #13
 
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i may not be spelling the names just right but hopefully you can find them. some may not be making current vids but you can still look.

in no particular order:
lolakinkz
jerseystylezz
yolandarenee
nichque
makeupDOLL
she'kia renea
misskenk
colouredbeautiful
beautycutright
tiffanymariescott
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iknowlee
naturallynellzy
jenellb
naturalme4c
coilyheadchick
blackonyx77
buildablebeauty
nurekaD
trinilisa
tonidaley
yonkelC


i tried to mention ones not named but if they are oops!
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Old 11-16-2013, 03:10 PM   #14
 
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Alicia James and Decluttering Solutions were both really great. Sometimes it helps if you just type in what you're looking for, such as 'bantu knots' or 'homemade mayonnaise deep conditioner' or 'buns' or 'protective styling' and a ton of results will come up.

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