Devri Velázquez

NaturallyCurly Editors Tried Brushed Up Brows for a Day
NaturallyCurly Editors Tried Brushed Up Brows for a Day
Our most maximalist editors thought even this was risky.
Un-ruly's Antonia on Growing Up Black and Natural in France
Un-ruly's Antonia on Growing Up Black and Natural in France
In this #CurlsAroundtheWorld feature, I spoke with Antonia of Un-Ruly on the inspiration behind her latest series, #Hairties.
My Childhood Self-Identity Issues Empower Me Today
My Childhood Self-Identity Issues Empower Me Today
"I truly feel like I am my only competition and everything I need is within."
The Moment That Embracing My Colors Wasn't an Option Anymore
The Moment That Embracing My Colors Wasn't an Option Anymore
This was the turning point that led me to realize the importance of self-identity.
How Gratitude Became My Best Weapon
How Gratitude Became My Best Weapon
"For me it's about being very tuned in to my personal strengths and values."
Be Honest: Do You Care Too Much About How You Look?
Be Honest: Do You Care Too Much About How You Look?
Women are feeling more pressure than ever to look a certain way. What -- or who -- is to blame?
I Can Finally Say That I Love the Reflection in the Mirror
I Can Finally Say That I Love the Reflection in the Mirror
"Whenever I look in the mirror, I love...seeing the people I love most reflected back at me."
Why Working on Myself is a Service to the World
Why Working on Myself is a Service to the World
"Even though it might be easier to self-loathe, it takes a lot more energy... Self-love is a daily journey."