I recently came across an article on BGLH regarding a veteran natural stylist’s concerns with the natural hair movement’s effect on hair salons. The article has since been removed, however, I found what appeared to be the original article on atlantablackstar.com. Reading it again, I understood some of the stylist’s concerns, but disagreed with some […]
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Hair braider Sues in Federal Court for Right to Teach & Wins
Overregulation of hair braiders lead to Isis Brantley’s arrest and her suing in federal court to teach this profession.
Army Bans Various Natural Hairstyles
Twists, dreadlocks (locs), Afros and braids seem to be the target of discrimination once again but this time from the US Army.
Jamie Loves Her Natural Hair Children’s Book Project
After hearing way too many stories of children being told by their schools that their hair is “inappropriate” or “unacceptable” I decided to create a children’s book that would teach children of color, they are beautiful just the way they are. If you remember the story of Vanessa Vandyke, she seemed to have confidence in […]
Woman With Longest Dreadlocks in the World; Hair Could Potential Paralyze
Asha Mandela, women with the longest dreadlocks in the world, says cutting her hair would be like committing suicide even though doctors have warned her of the devastating effects its has on her health.
Kelly Rowland Shows Off Natural Hair
Kelly Rowland Shows Off Natural Hair at the Beach Kelly Rowland shows off her natural beauty with her hair and no make up while chilling at Miami beach with friends.
Meteorologist Rhonda Lee Discusses Being Fired and Regrets
Meteorologist Rhonda Lee was fired for defending her natural hair. Lee discusses her termination and regrets.
Viola Davis Shares Why She Took The Wig Off
Viola Davis talks about why she chose to wear natural hair to the Oscars.
Ah Oh Moms got some words for her baby, Gabby Douglas’ critics
Gabby is baffled herself, telling her mom: “Really?! I won two gold medals and made history and my hair is trending?”
[Video] Why Dominique Dawes Says Go Natural to Gabby Douglas’ Critics
The recent criticism of Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas has brought hair and physical fitness to the forefront within the African American community. In response, the first African American Woman Gold Medalist, Dominique Dawes says “Go Natural” See full interview here.