Devri Velázquez

Get Ya Mind Right: Let’s Discuss Black Women And Mental Health
Get Ya Mind Right: Let’s Discuss Black Women And Mental Health
Why are we afraid to admit when something just doesn’t feel right?
Afropunk 2016 Reminded Me That My Blackness Is Majestic
Afropunk 2016 Reminded Me That My Blackness Is Majestic
Wear whatever makes you feel at home--but leave your -isms at the door.
Exclusive: Monique Rodriguez On Her New Line, Mielle Organics
Exclusive: Monique Rodriguez On Her New Line, Mielle Organics
Before Mielle Organics started selling out at every Sally's in the world, Monique was just a nurse with a passion.
My Protective Style Twists Takedown: Before, During & After
My Protective Style Twists Takedown: Before, During & After
To prolong and protect--those are the points of protective style twists if you want to do them right.
Stop Comparing Yourself to the 'Most Liked' Girl in the Room - Be Your Own Beauty Standard
Stop Comparing Yourself to the 'Most Liked' Girl in the Room - Be Your Own Beauty Standard
Mainstream society can keep their It Girl. You are your own kind of beautiful.
Exclusive: The Natural Haired Bride Whose Wedding Went Viral
Exclusive: The Natural Haired Bride Whose Wedding Went Viral
Exclusive: I chatted with the natural-haired bride whose wedding pics went viral. "I asked all my bridesmaids to have their hair fro'd out."
How I Respond to Insults About My Hair (And Stay Happy Doing It)
How I Respond to Insults About My Hair (And Stay Happy Doing It)
"Some people think my big hair means it must be a bad hair day, but I just kill them with kindness and hit them with knowledge."
THIS Is Why You Have Split Ends And Breakage
THIS Is Why You Have Split Ends And Breakage
Take a handful of hair and look at your ends. Are they frazzled?