Coily Hair Articles

The Connotations of "Kitchen"
The Connotations of "Kitchen"
Mosetta contrasts Hillary's kitchen comfort with her own discomfort
10 Spring Hair Care Tips
10 Spring Hair Care Tips
Rejuvenate your hair habits with a fresh new routine for spring.
Obama's Hair
Obama's Hair
Mosetta reflects back to a time when presidential candidate Barack Obama wore his hair in a style that expressed his African roots.
Update on Teacher
Update on Teacher
Whatever Nappened To... Ruth Sherman
"Nappy Hair"  By Carolivia Herron
"Nappy Hair" By Carolivia Herron
"Nappy Hair" is a lively, empowering story about Brenda's knotted-up, twisted, nappy hair and how it got to be that way!
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Textured Tresses Author Diane Da Costa answers questions about transitioning, breakage and textured styles.
Marcus Garvey: Keep the Kinks
Curly Hair Q&A: Titi Branch
Curly Hair Q&A: Titi Branch
In order to go "natural," you have to stop relaxing your hair. As your natural texture grows in, you may have to start cutting off the relaxed portion of your hair if the two textures are dramatically different.
Naturally Speaking: Tina's Tresses
Naturally Speaking: Tina's Tresses
According to the article, Tina described her wigs as being a part of her. She said that she purchases her hair from Spain and has it cut, colored and shaped to her specifications.
Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America
Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America
In this entertaining and concise survey, Byrd (a research chief for Vibe) and Tharps (a reporter for Entertainment Weekly) revel in the social, cultural and economic significance of African-American hair from 1400 to the present.
Editor Was Stuck on Stupid
Editor Was Stuck on Stupid
In June, the Glamour staffer, Ashley Baker, made inappropriate remarks about the afro hairstyle and dreadlocks during a gathering of female lawyers in New York. Her comments sparked a controversy that continued for months and led to her resignation from the magazine.