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The History of Headwraps: Then, There, and Now
The History of Headwraps: Then, There, and Now
The accessory has a rich history across the African diaspora and is a great option for a protective style.
Meet Two of Kenya's Budding Natural Hair Bloggers
Meet Two of Kenya's Budding Natural Hair Bloggers
Find out their holy grails, transitioning tips and more!
How Much do we Need Icons?
How Much do we Need Icons?
Statues are on red alert.
NaturallyCurly's Book "The Curl Revolution" Hits Bestseller List
NaturallyCurly's Book "The Curl Revolution" Hits Bestseller List
"The Curl Revolution" is officially an Amazon bestseller, and we couldn't be more excited.
We're Here For Serena Williams' Love Letter to Her Mom
We're Here For Serena Williams' Love Letter to Her Mom
"I am proud we were able to show them what some women look like." - Serena Williams
The Textured Hair Inspiration You Missed From The Meadows Festival NYC
The Textured Hair Inspiration You Missed From The Meadows Festival NYC
As festival season winds down, Devri spotted all the best hair inspo for us at The Meadows Festival in NYC.
Here's What It Means to Me to Be An Afro Latina Woman #NCCelebratesBodyPositivity
Here's What It Means to Me to Be An Afro Latina Woman #NCCelebratesBodyPositivity
Beauty standards suck, and because of that I will forever love and celebrate the imperfectly perfect woman.
My Fight With My Curls - And Trichotillomania | The Curly Monologues
My Fight With My Curls - And Trichotillomania | The Curly Monologues
Patria Diaz is talking about her fight in The Curly Monologues.
This is Why My Hair is Thriving in Kenya
This is Why My Hair is Thriving in Kenya
Texture Tip: The weather, your diet and lifestyle play a key role in healthy hair.
This Blogger Says We Should Allow People to Touch Our Hair
This Blogger Says We Should Allow People to Touch Our Hair
Would you let a stranger touch your hair in public? This blogger promotes hair curiosity over hate.
4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Attending a Music Festival
4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Attending a Music Festival
Seriously, the versatility of having naturally curly hair is something that never gets old in situations like these.
Here's How You Can Help in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey
Here's How You Can Help in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey
On Friday evening, a Category 4 hurricane rocked the coast of Texas affecting several cities, including my current home in Houston, TX.
Back to School Self-Care Strategies for Parents & Their Kids
Back to School Self-Care Strategies for Parents & Their Kids
Returning to school can be a stressful time for kids of all ages.
Why AfroPunk Is So Much More Than a Music Festival
Why AfroPunk Is So Much More Than a Music Festival
Do you celebrate your inner glow with no apologies? If so, you should have been with us in Brooklyn for AfroPunk this past weekend.
Why You Need to See This Vibrant Photo Series About Women of Color
What It's Like Having Natural Hair in South Africa #CurlsAroundtheWorld
What It's Like Having Natural Hair in South Africa #CurlsAroundtheWorld
To understand what natural hair means in South Africa, you must first unpack the country’s unique racial history.
The Major Takeaway Every Afro-Latina Curly Got From Rizos on the Road
The Major Takeaway Every Afro-Latina Curly Got From Rizos on the Road
Sharing stories amongst women of all shades, shapes, and backgrounds makes me proud to be an Afro-Latina.
This Ode to Natural Beauty is the Ultimate Guide to Black Girl Magic
This Ode to Natural Beauty is the Ultimate Guide to Black Girl Magic
Inspire, heal and encourage women of color to embrace their natural beauty.
Why We Need to Support This Movie About Dad-Daughter Hair Bonding Time
Why We Need to Support This Movie About Dad-Daughter Hair Bonding Time
Finally... a movie that celebrates dad-and-daughter bonding time over natural hair!
Did ANOTHER Celebrity Culturally Appropriate Cornrows and Braids?
Did ANOTHER Celebrity Culturally Appropriate Cornrows and Braids?
The natural hair community isn't happy about Coco Austin defending her cornrows and braids.
How Best-Selling Author Angie Thomas Uses Her Voice as a Weapon Against Racism
How Best-Selling Author Angie Thomas Uses Her Voice as a Weapon Against Racism
"I hope that publishing will continue to give these kids mirrors, and the white kids who read this book will get windows into black kids' lives."
Project Beauty Expo: A Curated Event for Natural Beauty Influencers
Project Beauty Expo: A Curated Event for Natural Beauty Influencers
This event is for women of color who appreciate natural beauty and want to discover products designed with them in mind.
The Top Natural Hair Wedding Trend of 2017
The Top Natural Hair Wedding Trend of 2017
Since preparation is key to a stress-free bride, we reached out to natural hair expert Darrius Peace of Hayah Beauty to share some fall 2017 natural hair trends and tips for your wedding day.
Does Essence Magazine Need Black Investors?
Does Essence Magazine Need Black Investors?
What’s essential in investing in ‘Essence’?
Is Procter and Gamble Woke Now?
Is Procter and Gamble Woke Now?
This talk isn’t about birds or bees, but it IS important.
In a Natural Hair Rut? Look Up These Twitter Hashtags
In a Natural Hair Rut? Look Up These Twitter Hashtags
3 top Twitter hashtags for curly hair inspiration.
Boots on the Ground Year Round #OOTD
Boots on the Ground Year Round #OOTD
NaturallyCurly Editor April B shares her figuratively deep, literally dark fashion secrets!