4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

by LaParis Hawkins   Apr 24, 2018

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

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White Women on #TeamNatural?
No, Thanks

by Jamilah Lemieux   Jun 30, 2014

Community is important. Black spaces are important, and in the era of self-proclaimed “New Blacks” and the gentrification of both Black popular culture and... Read More

Queen Latifah Asks Black Women Why They Love Their Natural Hair

Queen Latifah Asks Black Women Why They Love Their Natural Hair

by #teamEBONY   Jun 12, 2014

Day time talk show host and Pantene brand ambassador, Queen Latifah, asked a few of her viewers what they loved about their natural hair, and... Read More

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Why Returning to a Relaxer is Not an Option for Me

by Trudy Susan   Jun 10, 2014

I wish that I could say my reasons for not getting a relaxer have to do with harsh chemicals and toxins inherent in every... Read More

[Natural Hair Now]
Crushing on Lupita Nyong’o

[Natural Hair Now]
Crushing on Lupita Nyong’o

by #teamEBONY   Jan 16, 2014

Lupita Nyong’o has taken Hollywood by storm, giving us dose after dose of fabulous natural hair styles along the way. And she’s done so... Read More

[NATURAL HAIR NOW]
All (White) Eyes on the Afro

[NATURAL HAIR NOW]
All (White) Eyes on the Afro

by Lauren N. Williams   Oct 24, 2013

The Afro is not a trend. It is not a fad to be followed or a fashion statement to be critiqued. It is a... Read More

[NATURAL HAIR NOW]Hair Crush: Adepero Oduye

[NATURAL HAIR NOW] Hair Crush: Adepero Oduye

by #teamEBONY   Oct 10, 2013

Adepero Oduye embodies the true confidence of wearing natural hair. She’s been on my radar after her amazing performance in the recent Steel Magnolias,... Read More

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[BEAUTY 101]
Expert Advice on Coloring Natural Hair

by Ashley Owkuosa   Oct 10, 2013

There’s nothing like a new cut and color to brighten up your look. Problem is, most natural girls don’t get proper education about the... Read More

Natural Hair Diary: If My Locs Could Talk

Natural Hair Diary: If My Locs Could Talk

by LaParis Hawkins   Sep 09, 2013

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

Natural Hair Salute:
Venus & Serena Williams

Natural Hair Salute:
Venus & Serena Williams

by #teamEBONY   Aug 29, 2013

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