Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tag: Natural Hair Movement

#BuyBlack: Trio of 30-Something Tech Entrepreneurs Creates...

As the natural hair movement marches on, the demand for well-trained stylists has become even more vital to Black women everywhere. According to Mintel research...

Watch: Tennessee Woman Opens First Natural Hair...

A Black Memphis, Tennessee entrepreneur has opened the first natural hair school in the Volunteer State to teach women how to style hair in...

This is the Most Shameful Example of...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJ15qLNiDE0 A clip from the self-proclaimed girl-power cartoon Winx Club  recently went viral after a Black character was ostracized and made fun of for having...

Atlanta Woman Bravely Reveals Damaging Impact Weaves...

Facebook user Razor Chic of Atlanta Salon posted video of a client's extreme hair loss due to poor hair maintenance, chemicals and improper hair...

Black Culture Critic Crushes ‘Progress’ of Natural...

British culture critic Emma Dabiri voiced her concerns about the popular natural hair movement for The Guardian last month in their weekly opinion videos. Dabiri is...

5 Must Read Books for Little Black...

  Most young girls and women of color can remember their favorite stories from childhood. Dr. Seuss was probably a hit, among other notable authors. Now...

Relaxer Hair Sales Continue Decline as Black...

The consecutive fall in popularity of relaxers and the increase in natural hair products confirm that the natural hair “trend” is now a movement –...

7 Times Mainstream Media Wrongfully Attacked Black...

Fashion Police’s Racially Charged Dig at Zendaya’s Dreadlocks Zendaya garnered mostly praise and respect when she rocked a faux dreadlock style to the Oscars this...

Tracee Ellis Ross Talks Embracing Her Big...

Tracee Ellis Ross has always been admired for her big, beautiful, natural ‘fro but the Black-ish star recently opened up about her journey to...

The Natural Hair Movement in Ivory Coast...

In Abidjan, hair can be a contentious topic. Many Ivorians are persuaded to eschew their natural hair in favor of chemical straighteners, wigs and...

Despite the Natural Hair Movement Among Black...

Despite the growing number of Black women appearing in major TV roles, there is still a stunning lack of diversity when it comes to...

Black Women’s Hair Still Being Targeted by...

From racially biased Army regulations to a crackdown on school dress codes, it seems as if there is an unspoken rule that suggests a...

Slumping Chemical Relaxer Sales Confirm Natural Hair...

Slumping sales of hair relaxers among African-American women tell the story: More women are opting to forgo chemicals and go natural. But it’s the...