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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."
14 Natural Hair Events Happening In October
Mark your calendar!
"I Started Succeeding Once I Started Living the True Curly Lifestyle"
Artistic director for Redken and Deva Curl products Isabella Vázquez sheds light on what it takes to make it big in the curly hair industry.
Finally, A DIY Subscription Box for TRUE Naturals
"CurlMix is meant to provide you with enough product to determine if you like the DIY recipe. We make it possible for you to try unique recipes every month without the risk."
This Entrepreneur Wants Naturals to Continue Their Journey
Nikki Duckworth is the owner of Dear Naturalista, a line of statement tees and accessories just for naturals. "You should be able to wear your hair, naturally."
Naturals Who Made History: Shirley Chisholm
African American pioneer Shirley Chisholm was known for hiring an all women’s campaign staff; more than half of her staff were African Americans.
Cindy at Hairmonious in L.A.: Curly Salon Review
"Thank you hair gods for finally bringing a curly hair specialist to the Hollywood area! I don't drive--now I have my own curly guru only a 5-minute bus ride away."
Curly Hair Specialist in Philadelphia is "Addicted to Hair"
"We all have the desire to change something about our physical appearance. As a stylist, my job is to help curlies embrace their differences. I applaud them for that."
Hair Crush of the Week: Winnie From St. Louis
"A man, a relationship or job does not determine your destiny. You hold the power."
Would You Let Rachel Dolezal Do Your Hair? (She's Open for Business)
According to an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair, Rachel Dolezal is supporting her family with 3 hair braid and weave appointments per week.
New Zealand Wants Locals to Maintain "Personal Appearance", Installs Flat Irons In Public Restrooms
Montreal is embracing natural and loc'd hair... New Zealand, not so much. Here's what you missed.
Hair Crush Of The Week: Char From Washington, D.C.
"My hair was so damaged from constantly putting heat and color in it that I decided to cut out the heat and become a curly girl. I'm so glad I did."
"If You Straighten Your Curls, You'll Lose Your Super Power"
Maryland-based salon owner and stylist Wafaya recalls her first time reading The Curly Girl Handbook. "Finally, us curly women were understood."
This Is Why Michelle Breyer Is The Ultimate #CurlBoss
"I see the term 'ethnic hair care' disappearing and more focus on texture," TextureMedia's co-founder and president Michelle Breyer's take on the curly industry's future.
How We're Making Curly Hair Mainstream #BWBATX
The 8th annual Blogging While Brown Conference was held in our hometown this year! We discussed tips for becoming an authority in a niche market.
World of Curls: Miriam From Italy
In Italian media, "beauty" is defined as the opposite of me. Even when she has curls, they are not realistic and it’s hard to empathize with unreal standards.
Looking for a Hairstylist Who Actually Knows Curls? Go To Scott Musgrave #CURLboss
The "Curly Magician" behind the Curly Hair Artistry education system and the Magicurl Application Process.