Tiana Parker

[MODERN MOM] Speak of the Devil:
Locs and Afros Distracting Us Again

by Asha French

Although people have brilliantly written… Read More

Natural Hair Diary: If My Locs Could Talk<br />

Natural Hair Diary: If My Locs Could Talk

by LaParis Hawkins

  I’ve always been an admirer of locs. They represented strength and patience, but it took me a while before… Read More

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

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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

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 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

[OPINION] Does ‘Good’ Natural Hair Really Exist?<br />

[OPINION] Does ‘Good’ Natural Hair Really Exist?

by LaParis Hawkins

What I absolutely love most about being natural and about all of the men and women within this "community" are the various… Read More

4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

by LaParis Hawkins

As an alternative to our natural kinks, naturalistas are known to get a good blowout and use an iron to achieve a straight look from… Read More

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