Coily Hair Articles

Top 10 in 10 – Curly Nicknames
Top 10 in 10 – Curly Nicknames
We asked you to tell us some of your funniest curly nicknames
Curly Hair Q&A: Anthony Dickey
Curly Hair Q&A: Anthony Dickey
Curly hair expert Dickey answers your questions
911 Nappy to the Rescue
911 Nappy to the Rescue
Despite what many people think, nappy isn't a negative term, says Mosetta
My-Cherie: Spontaneous Perm Gone Wrong!
My-Cherie: Spontaneous Perm Gone Wrong!
Kinky-haired model makes snap decision to revisit the perm world, with interesting results
Kinky Discrimination
Kinky Discrimination
Mosetta shares her outrage over early evidence of kink bashing within the black community
Satirical Cartoon Reinforces Stereotypes
Satirical Cartoon Reinforces Stereotypes
New Yorker cartoon's humor is in the eye of the beholder
Michelle Obama and the Politics of Hair
Michelle Obama and the Politics of Hair
Even today, many African-American women in politics consider it more politically correct to straighten their hair
More About the Kitchen
More About the Kitchen
Mosetta takes a look at the rebellious hair at the nape of the neck.
My-Cherie: Dixie Curl Ambassador
My-Cherie: Dixie Curl Ambassador
My-Cherie spreads the curl gospel in her hometown
Ouidad Q&A: Brushing Curly Hair
Ouidad Q&A: Brushing Curly Hair
Brushing wet hair can cause stress and breakage
Readers Share Their Hot Comb Stories
Readers Share Their Hot Comb Stories
Adult survivors of the hot comb share their stores