Coily Hair Articles

Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
For a long-lasting style, try creating large two strand twist by applying gel or pomade and sectioning the hair into 2” sections, then twist. After the hair dries completely, separate the twist and finger comb the twist for more fullness. Always let your hands act as your comb- they work wonders.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Kinky-Curly
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Kinky-Curly
Self-described product Junkie, Shelley Campbell, was frustrated by the constant revolving door of products. So she created her own line, Kinky-Curly.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Oyin Handmade
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Oyin Handmade
Jamyla has brought her creativity to Oyin Handmade, a line of hair and body products.
Qhemet: Looking to the Old to Create the New
Qhemet: Looking to the Old to Create the New
When the founder of Qhemet became frustrated with the lack of quality products for highly textured hair, she turned to age-old traditions
Salon chain over charged African-Americans, class action says
Salon chain over charged African-Americans, class action says
Eight African-American women have filed a federal class action against Hair Cuttery's parent company, saying the salon chain discriminates against black customers.
Getting that Famous Dominican Touch
Getting that Famous Dominican Touch
Salons operated by immigrants from the Dominican Republic and their descendants have earned a positive reputation
Hairpieces: Extending Your Beauty
Hairpieces: Extending Your Beauty
Extensions and wigs can be used to instantly give curlyheads a different look, whether you desire straight hair, highlights or a long curly ponytail.
Happy to be Nappy
Happy to be Nappy
I want to get at the negative stigma and tell women that there is nothing wrong with wearing African-style hair.
A Model of Natural Beauty
A Model of Natural Beauty
Model Tomiko Fraser says her decision to go natural was one of the best decisions she ever made -- not only for the health of her hair but also for her career.
PhytoSpecific: Especially For Us
PhytoSpecific: Especially For Us
PhytoSpecific is a line of haircare products specifically for naturally curly, coarse and relaxed hair.
Mother and Daughter's Natural Rituals for Coily Hair
Mother and Daughter's Natural Rituals for Coily Hair
Mothers and daughters should spend special time together working on their natural hair