Hair News & Culture Articles

Can All Hair Be Styled At The Same Salon?
Can All Hair Be Styled At The Same Salon?
As a child, my white mother took me to her salon for mommy-daughter bonding time. But we were met with "hold on, let me ask my manager" before they touched my hair.
This Entrepreneur Wants Naturals to Continue Their Journey
This Entrepreneur Wants Naturals to Continue Their Journey
Nikki Duckworth is the owner of Dear Naturalista, a line of statement tees and accessories just for naturals. "You should be able to wear your hair, naturally."
9 Hair News Stories You Need To Know Today (8/26)
9 Hair News Stories You Need To Know Today (8/26)
A Durham high school graduate interviewed people in his community who fear not getting a job because of their "alternative hairstyles."
Hey Lupita's Got a New Look!
Hey Lupita's Got a New Look!
Because when Lupita Nyong'o reveals a new natural hairstyle it's a big deal.
Do Kardashian Products Work on Curls? (The Answer Might Surprise You)
Do Kardashian Products Work on Curls? (The Answer Might Surprise You)
When you see the Kardashians, the last thing you probably think of is a curl definer that works for real curls, but this one has a 5 star rating on Ulta.
The Real Reasons Why I Am A Proud Natural
The Real Reasons Why I Am A Proud Natural
After my hair caught on fire at a Christmas party, I took it as a sign from God that it was time for me to start to love and embrace my own Natural Hair texture.
Naturals Who Made History: Shirley Chisholm
Naturals Who Made History: Shirley Chisholm
African American pioneer Shirley Chisholm was known for hiring an all women’s campaign staff; more than half of her staff were African Americans.
Allure Teaches White Women How To "Get" An Afro
Cindy at Hairmonious in L.A.: Curly Salon Review
Cindy at Hairmonious in L.A.: Curly Salon Review
"Thank you hair gods for finally bringing a curly hair specialist to the Hollywood area! I don't drive--now I have my own curly guru only a 5-minute bus ride away."
"I'm Transitioning from Wavy to Curly Natural Hair"
"I'm Transitioning from Wavy to Curly Natural Hair"
This past year has forced me to learn to cope with my new "in-between" hair. Transitioning with wavy hair can be frustrating.
Some Women Use Botox for Better Hairstyles - Worth It?
Some Women Use Botox for Better Hairstyles - Worth It?
One bleach blonde actress just went bronde, W Magazine shows all Black natural models in their August spread, and women are getting botox to make their styles last.