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Texture Tales: @leslie.joanny's Curly Girl Method Transformation
Texture Tales: @leslie.joanny's Curly Girl Method Transformation
After years of using the wrong ingredients and bleaching her hair at home, Leslie discovered the Curly Girl Method.
Texture Tales: How Pamela Embraced Her Silver Curls
Texture Tales: How Pamela Embraced Her Silver Curls
"It was never straight or curly. Just always fluffy!"
Texture Tales: Archana's Curly Hair Journey in India
Texture Tales: Archana's Curly Hair Journey in India
"In a country where poker straight hair is considered the standard of beauty, I was often mocked for my hair"
Texture Tales: How Jessica Overcame "Puffy" Wavy Hair
Texture Tales: How Jessica Overcame "Puffy" Wavy Hair
After permanently straightening and then re-perming her hair, Jessica learned how to style her waves naturally.
Texture Tales: How Ashley Overcame Bleach Damage
Texture Tales: How Ashley Overcame Bleach Damage
"I always say hair depression is real."
Texture Tales: Ciara's Journey to Bigger Hair
Texture Tales: Ciara's Journey to Bigger Hair
"The bigger the hair, the harder they stare"
Texture Tales: How Lazy Natural @jamiefrombklyn Maintains Her Long Hair
Texture Tales: How Lazy Natural @jamiefrombklyn Maintains Her Long Hair
@jamiefrombklyn shares her lazy natural secrets for caring for long, curly hair.
Texture Tales: How Nikki Discovered She's Naturally Wavy
Texture Tales: How Nikki Discovered She's Naturally Wavy
When Nikki's teenage daughter embraced her naturally wavy hair, it inspired Nikki to do the same.
Texture Tales: How Ashleigh aka @miss.curlyfit Keeps Her Curl Routine Simple
Texture Tales: How Ashleigh aka @miss.curlyfit Keeps Her Curl Routine Simple
Ashleigh aka @miss.curlyfit shares her advice for keeping your curly transition simple.
Texture Tales: Iana on How the Pandemic Inspired Her to Embrace Her Curly Hair
Texture Tales: Iana on How the Pandemic Inspired Her to Embrace Her Curly Hair
"I kept seeing all the girls with beautiful curls and remembered that I once too had pretty curls. At that point it just became my mission to recuperate my curls."
Texture Tales: Jenia Shares Her Top Techniques and Tips For Her 3b Curls
Texture Tales: Jenia Shares Her Top Techniques and Tips For Her 3b Curls
More than the products, it’s the technique that matters. Once you get a hold of the technique, you will definitely get good curls with minimum products.
Texture Tales: Candice Shares Her Top Tips for Defined and Voluminous Curls
Texture Tales: Candice Shares Her Top Tips for Defined and Voluminous Curls
"Curly hair is gorgeous and being different is cool, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise!"
Texture Tales: Cyann on Her Natural Journey and Career Growth
Texture Tales: Cyann on Her Natural Journey and Career Growth
"Don’t be so hard on yourself. Most of us were taught to hate our hair, so we have to learn to love it and when you do, it’ll show."
Texture Tales: Jessica on How the Curly Girl Method Helped Her Love and Embrace Her Curls
Texture Tales: Jessica on How the Curly Girl Method Helped Her Love and Embrace Her Curls
"I never dreamed the one thing I despised the most would transition to become something I love and now cannot imagine changing about myself."
Texture Tales: Jasmine on Loving Her Curls While Growing up in Nepal
Texture Tales: Jasmine on Loving Her Curls While Growing up in Nepal
"The curly hair journey is not a trend, it's a lifestyle."
Texture Tales: Mathu on Embracing Her Curly Hair to Redefine Cultural Beauty Standards
Texture Tales: Mathu on Embracing Her Curly Hair to Redefine Cultural Beauty Standards
"In order to love your natural beauty, you need to love yourself and that can take time."
Texture Tales: Julia on the Importance of Self-Love and Appreciating Her Curls
Texture Tales: Julia on the Importance of Self-Love and Appreciating Her Curls
"Going to therapy pushed me in the direction of self love, which also meant appreciating my naturally curly texture."
Texture Tales: Kristy on Learning to Let Go of Perfection and Embracing her Curls
Texture Tales: Kristy on Learning to Let Go of Perfection and Embracing her Curls
"As I began to learn about and embrace my curls, I knew very quickly I was going to have to let go of a couple things."
Texture Tales: Gabi on Putting Her Straightener Away to Embrace Her Curly Hair
Texture Tales: Gabi on Putting Her Straightener Away to Embrace Her Curly Hair
I know it is hard to say goodbye to a straightener, but you will only ever feel like the real YOU when you will finally embrace what nature gave you.
Texture Tales: Marissa on Discovering Her Naturally Curly and Wavy Hair
Texture Tales: Marissa on Discovering Her Naturally Curly and Wavy Hair
"I was so surprised when my hair started having some shape and wave and from there I just wanted to see how curly it would get!"
Texture Tales: Savannah on Her Journey to Loving Her Natural Hair
Texture Tales: Savannah on Her Journey to Loving Her Natural Hair
"I tried to embrace it as much as possible, you have to fight through the damage to get to the beautiful!"
Texture Tales: Karina on Encouraging Others to Love their Natural Hair
Texture Tales: Karina on Encouraging Others to Love their Natural Hair
"I want everyone who is having trouble loving their hair to first spend some time trying to understand why..."
Texture Tales: Candace Shares Her Tips on How She Repaired Her Heat Damaged Wavy Hair
Texture Tales: Candace Shares Her Tips on How She Repaired Her Heat Damaged Wavy Hair
"Your journey will be different from others'. Take the time to experiment with styling techniques and application methods."
Texture Tales: Stephanie on How She Learned to Embrace Her Curly Hair with Confidence
Texture Tales: Stephanie on How She Learned to Embrace Her Curly Hair with Confidence
"I saw how pretty my natural curls were and at that moment was when I said to myself "No more relaxers!"
Texture Tales: Nicole on How the Curly Girl Method Transformed Her Curls
Texture Tales: Nicole on How the Curly Girl Method Transformed Her Curls
"The curly girl method is the start of it all! Cutting out sulfates, silicones, and heat has really helped my curls come back to life!"
Texture Tales: Laura on How Her Natural Hair Journey is Rooted in Self-love
Texture Tales: Laura on How Her Natural Hair Journey is Rooted in Self-love
"When you've discovered the real you, you will be able to invest in yourself and your journey and it'll reflect on how your hair will flourish."
Texture Tales: Gaby Shares Her Tips on How She Achieved Healthy Curly Hair
Texture Tales: Gaby Shares Her Tips on How She Achieved Healthy Curly Hair
"Growing up in Puerto Rico, long straight hair was the norm. I don't have any memory of me wearing my natural hair out as a kid; I absolutely hated my hair. It wasn't until 2017 that I decided to transition into being natural."