This article is coming from a personal place as I have had a recent experience with this. This June I will be having my wedding ceremony celebration and I have decided that I have my heart set out on a natural hairstyle. Word got back to me about a family member’s comment and this is what they had to say, “Don’t get me wrong I love Ariane with her natural hair but for the wedding she’s going to have that hair laid right?” Yes, my hair will be laid alright in a natural style of my choosing.
Twists, dreadlocks (locs), Afros and braids seem to be the target of discrimination once again but this time from the US Army.
Natural, Quvenzhané Wallis is orphan Annie in Remake. Watch Newly Released Trailer
Tierra shared this video on the Natural Hair Rules!!! Facebook Page. Take a look and comment below with your response. Tierra’s response: I was a victim of discrimination/racial profiling at work on Feb. 17, 2014 because of my natural hair. I am disgusted with this. Yes, I am calling HR because this does not make […]
I wish I could say it was love at first sight, but it wasn’t. The day I came home from the hairdresser, he barely looked at me. I ascended the stairs and tiptoed into the room. He looked at me briefly and turned back to his football game. No words. So I descended the stairs, […]
3 Tips To Help You Determine Whether Your Hair Products are Cancerous or Not. Because cancer is a scary word you should have the facts.
Melissa Harris-Perry has a message for 7-year-old Tiana Parker and all the other little black girls in our communities who have been made fun of or pushed back on because of their hair. She says, “your beauty and choices are limitless.”
Dr. Yaba Blay, co-Director and Assistant Teaching Professor of Africana Studies at Drexel University, compiled letters of support and photos from women with dreadlocks for Tiana Parker, little girl sent home for dreads.
Top most annoying natural hair questions; many in which you should never ask a woman with natural hair.
I wanted to investigate further before sharing this on my site. As a woman who has never spent more than $100 on my hair at one time, I feel my opinion is a little bias. I just don’t understand spending $300+ for hair extensions. Although, I have never worn a weave; I understand that this […]