Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tag: Natural Hair

Mom Who Went Viral After Showing Off...

Two young girls from Southern California went viral last week after videos of their extraordinary hair-braiding talent hit the web. 8-year-old Jayonnah and 10-year-old...

Tyra Banks Nearly Missed Out On Victoria’s...

Former supermodel Tyra Banks opened up to W Magazine about the hurdles she encountered early on in her career as a Victoria's Secret model. Banks explained...

Lupita Nyong’o Rocks Hairstyle Inspired By Rwandan...

"Black Panther" star Lupita Nyong'o slayed her fierce red carpet look at the 90th Academy Awards while also letting the world know she's single....maybe. Many may...

Why Amandla Stenberg Walked Away from a...

With roles for Black actresses so few and far between, there are even less of a variety of parts available for dark skinned actresses....

Woman Sues Banana Republic For Discrimination

A woman is taking Banana Republic to court after she says a store manager deemed her braids "too urban." Destiny Tompkins is filing a...

Isaiah Washington Questions Women Who Wear Weaves:...

Isaiah Washington wasted no time clapping back at his detractors over a question about 'Queens' wearing weave. The former "Grey's Anatomy" star on Saturday, questioned...

Taraji P. Henson Expresses Regret After Straightening...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQkRKu0jVyU   "Empire" actress Taraji P. Henson is not letting heat touch her curls again! The star is known for rocking a variety of knockout hairstyles...

Celebrities Are Flaunting Their Natural Hair And...

More and more Black women are embracing and loving their natural hair, including celebrities. Issa Ray, Gabrielle Union, Chrisette Michele and many others are...

Former Miss USA Credits Her Mother with...

When Deshauna Barber was crowned Miss USA in 2016, she made history as the first active member in the military to be crowned. But it...

Parents of Natural-Haired Teen ‘Taken Aback’ When...

A Florida school's dress code has changed after the parents of a natural-haired teen were told by school administrators their daughter's hair violated the...

Though Attitudes Are Evolving, Study Finds There...

As Black women continue to trade in their hot combs and chemical relaxers for natural-based products to work into their naturally textured strands, a...

Model Jessica White Contemplates Shift to Natural...

After the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show was filmed in November, social media was buzzing about Black models showing their natural hair. The next month,...

Winnie Harlow Draws Social Media’s Wrath with...

Former "America's Next Top Model" contestant Winnie Harlow debuted her freshly natural hair Nov. 27, but things turned ugly once she cruelly joked about another model's...

Tamron Hall Has No Plans to Ditch...

Tamron Hall's short hair is a staple of her appearance and in a new article, she explained why. On Today.com, the journalist revealed the inspiration...

Goapele Shares How Embracing Her Uniqueness Fueled...

Singer-songwriter Goalepe continues to enjoy a spectacular career. Having collaborated with artists like Dwele and Eric Benet, the 39-year old is working on new...

Jenell B. Stewart on Black Beauty, Health...

Jenell B. Stewart has made a brand for herself. She is the founder of KinkyCurlyCoilyMe, a website that brings together bloggers of all hair types....

Chimamanda Adichie: If Michelle Obama Wore Natural...

https://twitter.com/Channel4News/status/763021213199282180 In an Aug. 9 interview with Britain's Channel 4 News, Nigerian-American author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie says that Michelle Obama could not get away with...

White Minneapolis Salon Drowning in Backlash After...

Bianca Dawkins has gone viral on social media after sharing her unsatisfactory hair appointment at a white salon in Minneapolis June 10. Dawkins shared her...

Natural-Haired Atlanta Woman Accuses Dominican Salon of...

A Georgia woman was in for a rude surprise when she left a Dominican hair salon and found part of her naturally curly hair was...

New Study Gives Black Women Another Reason...

https://youtu.be/BGWrWMmW8io Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine published a study in the Journal of American Academy of Dermatology giving Black women further evidence...

Nia Long’s Wants to ‘Take Weave Out’...

Nia Long is opening up about the role of her dreams and she responds to J. Cole's famous lyric about her in his song,...