Hair News & Culture Articles

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.
Curly Hair Specialist in Philadelphia is "Addicted to Hair"
Curly Hair Specialist in Philadelphia is "Addicted to Hair"
"We all have the desire to change something about our physical appearance. As a stylist, my job is to help curlies embrace their differences. I applaud them for that."
This British Filmmaker is Changing the Meaning of 'Afro Hair'
This British Filmmaker is Changing the Meaning of 'Afro Hair'
"Overall I wanted to explore why Black and Mixed Race women who embrace their afro hair are required to adopt a mind-set that challenges the dominant perception of hair norms, beauty and professionalism," Zindzi, creator of UK mini documentary Hair Freedom.
Hair Crush of the Week: Winnie From St. Louis
Hair Crush of the Week: Winnie From St. Louis
"A man, a relationship or job does not determine your destiny. You hold the power."
Would You Let Rachel Dolezal Do Your Hair? (She's Open for Business)
Would You Let Rachel Dolezal Do Your Hair? (She's Open for Business)
According to an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair, Rachel Dolezal is supporting her family with 3 hair braid and weave appointments per week.
New Zealand Wants Locals to Maintain "Personal Appearance", Installs Flat Irons In Public Restrooms
New Zealand Wants Locals to Maintain "Personal Appearance", Installs Flat Irons In Public Restrooms
Montreal is embracing natural and loc'd hair... New Zealand, not so much. Here's what you missed.
10 Amazing Deals We're Excited About on Amazon's Prime Day
10 Amazing Deals We're Excited About on Amazon's Prime Day
Amazon's "Black Friday" sale is today only--take advantage of these amazing 35% off deals before they're gone.