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How I Turned My Natural Hair Hobby into a Career
Here are five ways I turned my hobby into a lucrative second career.
3 iPhone Apps Every Busy Stylist Should Have
Are you a hairstylist who needs help with organization so you can focus more on your clients and less on administrative work?
The Key To A Successful Consultation, According to a Traveling Hairstylist
Not every stylist chooses to rent a booth in a salon. This is what a work day looks like for traveling loctician, Chimere.
8 Fair Trade Brands You Can Feel Good About Supporting
Fair trade isn't just for coffee...
'The Curly Hair Project' Isn't What You Think It Is...
"I feel like it is OK to be me. So really, the diagnosis gave me a form of self-acceptance."
The Angelica Doll: Truer Representation For Little Curly Girls
"We surveyed young girls and asked them to describe their perfect doll. All of the young girls unknowingly described their mother from head to toe."
8 Reasons Going to a Natural Hair Meetup in 2016 is A Good Idea
It feels great to bond with those who can relate to your natural hair journey in person and not just online.
This Curly Salon Exec Wants You To Stop Following "The Protocol"
One day God said to me, "I will give you the curly hair market". That was enough for me--from there I went in full force.
This is the Real Difference Between Bloggers & Stylists, According to a Natural Hair Stylist
The internet is flooded with natural hair enthusiasts - who knows best for our hair?
3 Black Female Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Haircare Industry Forever
These three Black women set the standard not only in the haircare industry, but as model examples of true entrepreneurship.
Afroista Tells Us What It's Like Being A Textured Hair Model
"I love looking around the room and seeing so many afro-textured women of various textures and colors."
Naturals Who Made History: Alvin Ailey
Alvin Ailey was truly a Jack of all Trades, invested deeply in a passion for dance and poetry--and performing with both Maya Angelou and Judith Jamison.
Ken Burkeen's Secrets For Building a Successful Beauty Brand
"For me, strategies are less about what I’m going to do and more about what I’m not going to do."
Want to Win This Beauty Pageant? Be An Entrepreneur With Natural Hair
Two best friends created Miss Naturally Crowned Carolina Pageant to highlight the beauty of natural hair while awarding go-getters with a game plan.
Huetiful Salon Has An Official Home In Texas
A new natural hair salon is open for business in Dallas.
My Life Offline: Chime Edwards
"I think the next step has already begun for many vloggers--breaking out beyond the digital world."
My Life Offline: MsVaughnTV
"I think all vloggers who get to experience online popularity should at least be considering what's next."
Shark Tank Has Its First Curly Hair Entrepreneur
Meet Alanna York, the salon owner who sold her curly hair creme for $60,000 on Shark Tank.
Naturals Who Made History: Sonia Sanchez
When I think of the boldness of the Black Arts Movement, poetic scholar Sonia Sanchez comes to mind.
Hair Crush of the Week: Merian, Type 3b
Merian was a naturally curly girl who desperately wanted a minimalist styling product that was safe and effective, and reliable. So she made one herself.
Renee of Uncle Funky's Daughter, In Her Own Words
Exclusive: Renee Morris, president of Uncle Funky's Daughter, speaks publicly about the brand acquisition for the first time.
Meet N'Kenge, the Natural Taking Over Broadway
We caught up with N'Kenge, the singer who is in Motown: The Musical.
We Created A Series Of Children's Books For Little Black Girls
"A good book should just be a good book, regardless of what the characters look like."
"I Use My Corporate & Cosmetology Backgrounds To Push The Natural Community Forward"
How corporate America and cosmetology school helped Bella Kinks founder Julian Addo leverage her role in the world of natural hair.
CURLS Founder Mahisha Advises Newbies To "Start Small, Understand Your Competitors"
CURLS founder Mahisha Dellinger isn't nervous about the new brands stealing her thunder. "We are competitors, but we are Black women and men who are proud."
9 Times Our Fave Celebs Embraced Their Natural Hair This Month
October's motto in the celebrity world has clearly been "I embrace my inner and natural beauty, but I also love versatility--and you should, too."
"Straightening My Hair was a Literal Rejection of Myself"
Meet Maya Smart, Texas-based author, bibliophile, and our naturally curly hair crush: "Success is built incrementally, stringing together many days of good habits."