Hair News & Culture Articles

Every Hair + Beauty Enthusiast Should've Been In New Orleans Last Weekend
3 Lessons They DON'T Teach You in Cosmetology School (But They Should)
3 Lessons They DON'T Teach You in Cosmetology School (But They Should)
Stylists may pick these up working in a salon, but these things are not taught in all cosmetology schools.
I'm A Full-Time Natural Hair Blogger, This is How I Got My Start
I'm A Full-Time Natural Hair Blogger, This is How I Got My Start
The older natural really did not see much representation back when I started blogging over five years ago.
How to Start a Successful Hair Blog Today
How to Start a Successful Hair Blog Today
If you've been wanting to share your story, this is how to start.
4 Thoughts Women With Natural Hair Have When Dating Someone New
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"
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
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
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.
You've Got to STOP Asking Curly Girls This
You've Got to STOP Asking Curly Girls This
No, you may not touch my 'fro.
How to Open Your Heart + Keep Your Mind
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.
What It’s Like to Have Curly Hair in India
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."