Self Esteem Articles

Black Beauty: The Criticized Innovator
Black Beauty: The Criticized Innovator
Black beauty has influenced the vibrancy seen throughout cultures... But, there is a major difference between cultural exchange and cultural appropriation.
This 7-Year-Old Might Be Our Future President, Learn Her Name
This 7-Year-Old Might Be Our Future President, Learn Her Name
Natalie is writing a comic book about her adventures as Moxie Girl, who combats book-eating monsters with her special shampoo.
"I Relaxed, Went Curly, Then Relaxed Again"
"I Relaxed, Went Curly, Then Relaxed Again"
My teacher explained that society caused people to straighten their hair to fit in. In 2011, I tried "natural"--but the struggle was real, so I relaxed again.
7 Things You Should Never Say to a Transitioner
7 Things You Should Never Say to a Transitioner
Transitioning? We understand that you are tired of hearing these things.
4 Things to NEVER Say to Someone Who Just Got A Haircut
4 Things to NEVER Say to Someone Who Just Got A Haircut
Your friend finally took the big chop plunge. Now is the time to give her all the support--by not saying this.
Blackandsexytv Spills About the "Panty Dropper" Natural Hair Scene
5 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Hair
5 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Hair
Here are a few helpful tips to help your daughter love her body and appreciate what it can do!
Do You Really #LoveYourCurls? Tell Us and Win
Do You Really #LoveYourCurls? Tell Us and Win
Join us as we chat about the importance of loving your curls.
6 Reasons You're Struggling with Transitioning
6 Reasons You're Struggling with Transitioning
Wondering why transitioning is so hard? It's easier than you think.
The Hair Pulling Disorder
The Hair Pulling Disorder
Are you struggling with hair pulling disorder? You're not alone.
1 Word We're SO Sick of Hearing
1 Word We're SO Sick of Hearing
Why do you still refer to your hair in this manner? Lest you forget why you started your natural journey to begin with.