Hair News & Culture Articles
4 Thoughts Women With Natural Hair Have When Dating Someone New
On a date, someone asked me why I didn't have 3a curls like another woman we knew. Consequently, I grew insecure.
An Open Letter to the Natural Who Was Told Her Hair Was "An Animal That Can't Be Tamed"
The next time you feel like someone is texture managing your hair, tell them your hair is your crown, not an animal.
CurlFest 2016 Was Lit--Here's All The Proof You Need
The heat didn't stop your fave curly-haired guru from flaunting her Instagram-worthy style at CurlFest. Sunday was a major win for the community--here's why.
A Stranger Insulted Me--This is How I Responded with Radical Self Love
If my hair and clothing offend you: sorry but I'm not sorry.
Why We Need To Support Black-Owned Small Businesses, Featuring Charlene Walton
"To me, black-owned small businesses have a more genuine interest than other businesses wanting to jump on the natural hair care train to cash in due to the buying power of the community at large."
You've Got to STOP Asking Curly Girls This
No, you may not touch my 'fro.
How to Open Your Heart + Keep Your Mind
Resist the urge to mute your voice; its volume is both meaningful and impactful. You weren't created to play it safe.
I Taught My Dad to Embrace His Natural Hair
Happy Father’s Day to you, Dad--and all of your moisturized, lustrous and masculine natural hair glory!
What It’s Like to Have Curly Hair in India
"Wash hair, oil it, comb it, braid it – this is the most prevalent hair care routine in India."
This Man Illustrates What Having a Daughter is Really Like
And it's adorable.
7 Latina Icons That Paved The Way For Feminists Like Me
Latin women are intellectuals, artists, scholars, activists. For me, they have paved the way and inspire.