Devri Velázquez

How I Avoid The "Wet Gelled Down" Look On My Wavy-Curly Hair
How I Avoid The "Wet Gelled Down" Look On My Wavy-Curly Hair
As a pre-teen my mom would brush and blow-dry my hair till it became frizzy and straight...I never knew if it was really wavy or curly!
3 Most Unexpected Fashion Week 2017 Hair Trends (So Far)
3 Most Unexpected Fashion Week 2017 Hair Trends (So Far)
At the shows and on the street, I'm waiting to see if these 3 styles stick around in 2017.
U.S. Army Lifts Ban on Locs, Turbans and Facial Hair
U.S. Army Lifts Ban on Locs, Turbans and Facial Hair
The Army Regulation 670-1 has been revised to show more racial and religious inclusion after years of practicing unjust grooming rules against locs and turbans.
This Valentine's Day, Keep Falling in Love With Yourself
This Valentine's Day, Keep Falling in Love With Yourself
Appreciate your solitude on Valentine's Day; go to your mental and spiritual happy place, indulging in every single drop of it, guilt-free.
Why I Don't Like Washing My Curly Hair At Night
Why I Don't Like Washing My Curly Hair At Night
I was recently reminded why washing and conditioning my hair at night don't work.
The 2017 SAG Awards Speeches Gave Us the Hope We Needed
The 2017 SAG Awards Speeches Gave Us the Hope We Needed
Weeks after Meryl Streep's powerful acceptance speech at the Golden Globes, SAG Awards winners used their platforms to protest the current political climate.
What We Realized at the 2017 Urban Health Expo in Austin
What We Realized at the 2017 Urban Health Expo in Austin
The Urban Health Expo was a dynamic event that gave the Austin community an opportunity to discuss the importance of mental and physical health and wellness.
How I Practice Self-Care Through Thrifting
How I Practice Self-Care Through Thrifting
As all of my thrifted items enhance my freedom of expression, I am able to hold parts of myself that I so desperately want to keep in this crazy world.