Hair News & Culture Articles

Shawnda Thomas Has Locks that Unlock Doors
Shawnda Thomas Has Locks that Unlock Doors
Actress Shawnda Thomas wears her natural hair proudly for auditions and acting roles. And it hasn't hurt her one bit.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Mixed Chicks
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Mixed Chicks
Frustrated by the lack of products for people with hair like theirs, two biracial entrepreneurs started Mixed Chicks.
Beauty Industry is More than Skin Deep
Beauty Industry is More than Skin Deep
It may seem that the beauty industry focuses only on outside appearances. But many manufacturers -- from homegrown companies like Jessicurl to large corporations like Redken -- have made it a priority to give back to society
She has Hair Worth Idolizing
She has Hair Worth Idolizing
Nadia Turner's signature curly 'fro made her stand out among the tens of thousands of wannabe Idols who auditioned at sites across the country
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Long Lovely Locks
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Long Lovely Locks
When Kechi Agbasi saw a picture of her dry, damaged hair, she was inspired to create a line of hair-care products.
Product Line has Big-Name Investors
Product Line has Big-Name Investors
Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith and Jay-Z are among the big-name investors in a Brooklyn-based beauty line called "Carol's Daughter," according to the New York Post.
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.
John Paul Mitchell Systems Celebrates a Quarter Century
John Paul Mitchell Systems Celebrates a Quarter Century
Twenty-five years ago, John Paul DeJoria and the late Paul Mitchell decided to start their own product line. They started with two shampoos, a conditioner and a gel. And the rest is history.
5 Tips for No-Frizz Summer Curls
5 Tips for No-Frizz Summer Curls
Try these simple, no-frizz tips to protect your summer curls.
Spring Bling Shines!
Spring Bling Shines!
Spring is the perfect season for curlies to try out the many new hair accessories.
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.