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Race, Age & Beauty: Why I Think Halle Berry is the Epitome of "Fine Wine"
Like Halle Berry, may we, as women of color, continue being a source of inspiration to our community, free of self-imposed limitations.
A'Lelia Bundles Speaks: Thoughts from the Great-Great Granddaughter of Madame C.J. Walker
This may seem like an irony to a lot of people because of their misconceptions of Madam Walker and their belief that she invented the hot comb.
Why I Relate to the Girls of Pretoria High School
#shoutout to the students at Pretoria High School for standing up for their natural hair!
What Does the Future of Preventative Health Care in the U.S. Look Like?
What the Trump administration's plans to dismantle Obamacare could mean for our health.
What Chrissy Teigen Thinks About Asian Culture Appropriation
Model Chrissy Teigen has a thing or two to say to Karlie Kloss for appropriating a Japanese geisha in a shoot for Vogue's Diversity issue.
Beauty Ingredients From Central America
A plethora of ingredients in nature that aid our inner and outer health are found in Central America.
9 Reasons I Love My Natural Hair
I had a relaxer most of my life, so curly hair was new to me.
3 Most Unexpected Fashion Week 2017 Hair Trends (So Far)
At the shows and on the street, I'm waiting to see if these 3 styles stick around in 2017.
U.S. Army Lifts Ban on Locs, Turbans and Facial Hair
The Army Regulation 670-1 has been revised to show more racial and religious inclusion after years of practicing unjust grooming rules against locs and turbans.
Why and How You Should Challenge the Status Quo This Black History Month
I appreciate the added melanin to my news feeds throughout February, but I often question if reading someone’s social post is truly teaching me.
This Valentine's Day, Keep Falling in Love With Yourself
Appreciate your solitude on Valentine's Day; go to your mental and spiritual happy place, indulging in every single drop of it, guilt-free.
The Untangled Truth About Loving Your Natural Hair
The best way to check your root issues is one strand at a time.
There's Still a Stigma Against Natural Hair (This Study is Proof)
The Perception Institute's "Good Hair" Study is the first to examine implicit and explicit attitudes related to black women’s hair.
What It’s Like to Live in LA With Natural Hair
My take on the natural hair scene in The City of Angels.
February Book Club Pick: The Underground Railroad
Barack Obama had it on his reading list, will it be on yours for February?
What Jessica Williams Thinks About Women Who Reject Victimhood
Is the new feminism movement actually inclusive? Actress Jessica Williams spoke on the subject at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
What Dutch Guys REALLY Think of Your Curly Hair
"Do NOT touch her hair without asking for permission. I think it has something to do with frizz. Either way, it's beautiful."
The 2017 SAG Awards Speeches Gave Us the Hope We Needed
Weeks after Meryl Streep's powerful acceptance speech at the Golden Globes, SAG Awards winners used their platforms to protest the current political climate.
What We Realized at the 2017 Urban Health Expo in Austin
The Urban Health Expo was a dynamic event that gave the Austin community an opportunity to discuss the importance of mental and physical health and wellness.
How I Practice Self-Care Through Thrifting
As all of my thrifted items enhance my freedom of expression, I am able to hold parts of myself that I so desperately want to keep in this crazy world.
Self-Care Includes Community Action and Volunteer Work
We can’t move through this life alone or without a helping hand.
Reclaim Your Light With My Wash Day Self-Care Playlist
What if we took our time on our next Wash Day?
What Being a Naturally Curly Redhead Taught Me About Confidence
"Finally, when I was about 20 years old, I realized how cool it was to have very different hair from most people."
Life After Damage: Coping While Recovering from Heat Damage
You would be surprised to see what happens when you get creative and find different ways to counteract the after-effects of heat damage.
What It's Like Living In The Netherlands With Natural Hair
The straight hair community has mixed attitudes towards those of us with natural texture--some can be very curious and interested while others are more ignorant.
Why This Woman is the Heroine 2017 Needs
Learn more about fashion's most valuable player now.
This Controversial Illinois Law Is Changing the Salon Industry - But Will It Help Fight Abuse?
While some may argue that this is effective for clients, is it fair to put a salon professional in this position?