Hair News & Culture Articles
Why Environmentalists Want You to Quit Palm Oil
From deforestation, animal endangerment, land grabs, displacement of indigenous people, pollution and labor rights, palm oil harvesting has its downsides.
The Sad Truth About Hair Discrimination in School
"It’s just hair." But then again--it’s not.
How I Fell In Love With Myself and Found My Voice
"I didn’t find the courage to start pursuing my passions until I started really liking myself and appreciating my own company."
How Natural Hairstyles Are Still a Problem at Work and School
Unfortunately we still experience push back in every stage of our academic and professional careers.
Calling Type 4s: Get a Runway Inspired Look with Curlformers
Don't wait for Texture on the Runway 2017 to get this stunning look!
Pelo Bueno: How My Hair Made Me Stand Up For My Cultural Beliefs
After generations of internalized oppression and colorism reinforced by slavery and colonialism, we were told that all things associated with our blackness was synonymous with ugliness, including kinky, curly hair.
How a Mother’s Confidence Impacts Her Children
I smile at my reflection and make nice with it, because it’s mine and here to stay.
I Have Heartburn During Pregnancy--Will My Baby Will Have A Full Head Of Hair?
Expecting and future parents, here's what to know about the links between heartburn and hair growth.
The Hierarchy of Natural Hair: Are Locs Counted Out?
Popular YouTuber Taren Guy has been facing scrutiny regarding her new natural hair transition to freeform locs.
10 Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas for Curly Hair
Here are 10 DIY costumes for the VERY last minute.
Your Comfort Zone is a Beautiful Place, But Nothing Grows There | VeePeeJay
Vashti, aka VeePeeJay, shares how she got out of her comfort zone of being behind the scenes.