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How My Natural Hair Journey Taught Me to Have Patience With Myself
How My Natural Hair Journey Taught Me to Have Patience With Myself
My experience growing up with natural 4C hair and learning how to love and maintain it well into adulthood.
Real Talk: SheaMoisture, What Happened?
Real Talk: SheaMoisture, What Happened?
Popular natural hair brand Shea Moisture issued an apology Monday following social media backlash over its latest ad spot.
I Didn’t Know I Had Curly Hair Until I Was 16
I Didn’t Know I Had Curly Hair Until I Was 16
For many curlies they don't discover their natural texture until later in life.
Growing Up Dominican-American with "Pelo Malo"
Growing Up Dominican-American with "Pelo Malo"
Cathy felt ugly because of her curly hair.
Michelle Breyer on How NaturallyCurly "Tapped into a Growing Discontent Among Women"
Michelle Breyer on How NaturallyCurly "Tapped into a Growing Discontent Among Women"
Michelle Breyer, Co-founder of NaturallyCurly, reflects on the evolution of the textured hair industry since the company's beginning, 17 years ago.
I Was Tired Of Looking Like Everyone Else
I Was Tired Of Looking Like Everyone Else
Having curly hair will always be a part of who I am. Why was I trying so hard to hide that?
Want To Pledge Alpha Chi Omega? Straighten Your Wavy Hair, First
Want To Pledge Alpha Chi Omega? Straighten Your Wavy Hair, First
The Alpha Phi Omega chapter at University of Southern California bans members from showing their hair roots, having 'bushy' eyebrows, and sporting wavy hair.
Length Check on Natural Hair...For What?
Length Check on Natural Hair...For What?
There is nothing wrong with length retention, but this is not the goal of everyone's journey.
Hair Crush of the Week: Rasheta
Hair Crush of the Week: Rasheta
"If I could go back, I would have big chopped and gotten it over with!"
Hair Crush of the Week: Kish
Hair Crush of the Week: Kish
I tried to fit it in and be like everyone else but it didn’t work. I loved to be like me more.
"I Have One Answer: Let It Grow"
"I Have One Answer: Let It Grow"
Meet Coralie. A twenty-three year old naturalista from Haiti who decided to chop her perm off after a trip to Ecuador.
Rock Yo Rizos #NaturallyCurly Guru Tag
Rock Yo Rizos #NaturallyCurly Guru Tag
"I tried the pineapple method once. The scarf ended up on the other side of the room."
Viaje Rizado de Curly Penny
Viaje Rizado de Curly Penny
"Cuando era niña, me alisaba el pelo y me ponía mucho maquillaje todos los días."
MoKnowsHair #NaturallyCurlyGuru Tag
MoKnowsHair #NaturallyCurlyGuru Tag
MoKnowsHair knows a thing or two about curly versatility.
Hair Crush of the Week: Rebecca
Hair Crush of the Week: Rebecca
After straightening her hair for 20 years, Rebecca finally discovered her curls.
Faune Martin: Hair Crush of the Week
Faune Martin: Hair Crush of the Week
Faune Martin shares her hair routine, what it's like to model with her afro, and why it's important to be true to yourself.
Chantal's Curly Hair Journey
Chantal's Curly Hair Journey
For Chantal, having curly hair is a blessing, not a burden.
Rachel's Curly Hair Journey
Rachel's Curly Hair Journey
When Rachel lost all of her hair on the back of her head, she knew it was time for a change.
Alicia's Curly Hair Journey
Alicia's Curly Hair Journey
"Not everyone has curls! I love that it makes me unique."
Nidia's Curly Hair Journey
Nidia's Curly Hair Journey
"The natural movement in South Africa is very slow and pretty much underground, so people don't really know what I mean when I say that I am going natural. "
Gloria's Curly Hair Journey
Gloria's Curly Hair Journey
I have always been natural and the reactions are mixed. Some love it, others constantly ask why I don't give in and straighten it.
Curly Hair Journey: Denise of Curly Essence
Curly Hair Journey: Denise of Curly Essence
Ana shares her perspective on natural hair from Lisbon, Portugal.
Curly Hair Journey: Ana of Curly Essence
Curly Hair Journey: Ana of Curly Essence
Ana is positive, confident, and loves having curly hair! Despite the challenges she faced growing up...
Denisse's Curly Hair Journey
Denisse's Curly Hair Journey
"When I was growing up, curly hair was not pretty" ... Read how Denisse overcame the opinions of others.
Michelle's Curly Hair Journey
Michelle's Curly Hair Journey
Diffusing upside down... And other ways Michelle keeps her curly hair rockin!
Sherry's Curly Hair Journey
Sherry's Curly Hair Journey
"Since going natural, I have been so much more confident and I feel liberated!"
Michelle's Curly Hair Journey
Michelle's Curly Hair Journey
Michelle is 17 and she has lots of advice for curlies.