Hair News & Culture Articles

Black and Disruptive: Afropunk is Changing the Festival Marketplace
Black and Disruptive: Afropunk is Changing the Festival Marketplace
Spinthrift is a marketplace for attendees of Brooklyn-based music and multicultural festival Afropunk.
Why You Need to See This Vibrant Photo Series About Women of Color
What It's Like Having Natural Hair in South Africa #CurlsAroundtheWorld
What It's Like Having Natural Hair in South Africa #CurlsAroundtheWorld
To understand what natural hair means in South Africa, you must first unpack the country’s unique racial history.
How to do Self-Care at a Festival
How to do Self-Care at a Festival
As lit as they can be, festivals like Afropunk can certainly be overwhelming.
The Major Takeaway Every Afro-Latina Curly Got From Rizos on the Road
The Major Takeaway Every Afro-Latina Curly Got From Rizos on the Road
Sharing stories amongst women of all shades, shapes, and backgrounds makes me proud to be an Afro-Latina.
This Is Why You Should Join Me At #StressProtest 2017
This Is Why You Should Join Me At #StressProtest 2017
GirlTrek is hosting their first #StressProtest.
This Ode to Natural Beauty is the Ultimate Guide to Black Girl Magic
This Ode to Natural Beauty is the Ultimate Guide to Black Girl Magic
Inspire, heal and encourage women of color to embrace their natural beauty.
Why We Need to Support This Movie About Dad-Daughter Hair Bonding Time
Why We Need to Support This Movie About Dad-Daughter Hair Bonding Time
Finally... a movie that celebrates dad-and-daughter bonding time over natural hair!
Alexandra's Middle School Beauty Blunders
Alexandra's Middle School Beauty Blunders
It's that one awkward phase we sometimes wish came with a redo: our pre-teen years.
Did ANOTHER Celebrity Culturally Appropriate Cornrows and Braids?
Did ANOTHER Celebrity Culturally Appropriate Cornrows and Braids?
The natural hair community isn't happy about Coco Austin defending her cornrows and braids.
This Just In: Shonda Rhimes is Leaving ABC for Netflix
This Just In: Shonda Rhimes is Leaving ABC for Netflix
Our favorite writer, girl next door, awkward auntie, and storytelling powerhouse has big news.