Little girl sent home from school because of 'faddish' dreadlocks

[EXCLUSIVE] 7-Year-Old Kicked Out of School for Having Dreads Speaks

by LaParis Hawkins

Teaching children the importance of self-expression at a young age is a priority for many parents. Those lessons become difficult… Read More

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No Sheryl, Our Natural Hair Isn’t Nasty

[OPINION]
No Sheryl, Our Natural Hair Isn’t Nasty

by LaParis Hawkins

Comedian and The Talk co-host Sheryl Underwood has made some pretty bad headlines after calling Afro hair “beady”… Read More

Natural Hair Salute:<br />
Venus & Serena Williams<br />

Natural Hair Salute:
Venus & Serena Williams

There are natural women around the world making history as true pioneers. As the first week of the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament comes… Read More

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3 Ways to Transition Your Natural Hair for Fall

by LaParis Hawkins

The beautiful cool autumn weather often brings about dry, brittle hair. Just as with any other season, you have to start providing… Read More

Natural Hair Crush:<br />
Amanda Seales

Natural Hair Crush:
Amanda Seales

Amanda Seales is the perfect fusion between entertainment and the world of natural hair. Also known as Amanda Diva… Read More

It’s Not Fall Yet:<br />
Tippi Shorter’s Dos and Don’ts for Healthy Summer Hair<br />

It’s Not Fall Yet:
Tippi Shorter’s Dos and Don’ts for Healthy Summer Hair

by Melanie Yvette

We know everyone is excited for fall and its lovely transition. But the truth is, it’s still summer! Already women are giving… Read More

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3 Myths About Returning Natural

by LaParis Hawkins

  I’m always surprised about the false expectations of a woman either transitioning to return natural or… Read More

Natural Hair Crush:<br />
Andy Allo

Natural Hair Crush:
Andy Allo

I was introduced to this sultry songbird by a friend a little over a year ago and I immediately fell in love with her voice and her… Read More

Natural Hair Must Try: Bantu Knot Out for Locks and Natural Hair<br />

Natural Hair Must Try: Bantu Knot Out for Locks and Natural Hair

by LaParis Hawkins

There are so many ways to achieve beautiful curly natural hair, but sometimes the method can be the deciding factor. I am constantly… Read More

AFROS: The Newest Book Celebrating Natural Hair

AFROS: The Newest Book Celebrating Natural Hair

Emotional. Striking. Riveting. These descriptions don’t even do justice to Michael July’s AFROS: A Celebration of… Read More

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